Is a family matter affecting your
Family matters often have a profound
effect on children. If you are struggling with a family
matter in Wichita, we offer marriage and family therapy in
addition to individual therapy.
Many Wichita step families, in
particular, have been helped by having a marriage and family
counselor in order to help the children adjust to the changes.
Step parenting can be very difficult. Step parenting
poses extra complication and challenges. Many women tell us
that being a step mother is one of the biggest challenges
of their lives. Our counselors are familiar with step
family dynamics and able to help smooth out the adjustment and
help with step parenting.
A marriage and family counselor can
also be very helpful when parents are not able to support each
other, when there is conflict or communication problems in the
family or when the family is threatened with potentially
breaking up. There are some disorders, such as
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (which in adolescence is more
commonly called "troubled teens"), which research has shown
respond better to marriage and family therapy than to
Our Wichita therapists are Licensed
Clinical Social Workers who both have experience and training
in marriage and family therapy. We often use such
techniques as family systems therapy.
Family therapy is often covered by
medical insurance when the family matters are affecting one of
the family members and causing symptoms in parents or
To find out if family therapy
might be what you need, call us at