Dr. Heather Violante is out of the office for the rest of May and will accept new teletherapy clients in June 2024.

Anxiety

Changing Our Relationship with Anxiety

Changing Our Relationship with Anxiety

Everyone has experienced anxiety at some point in their lives – with a job interview, starting a new job or losing a job, taking a test, going through a divorce, awaiting an approaching hurricane, or even paying your monthly bills. It’s normal to feel anxious during these times and it…

5 Tips to Feel Calm When You Feel Overwhelmed

5 Tips to Feel Calm When You Feel Overwhelmed

We all have so much going on in our busy lives, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. The news, unexpected life events, and just regular life can sometimes feel like too much to handle. If you are feeling stressed, anxious, or overwhelmed, here are some tips to help you feel calm…

How to Deal with Failure to Launch into Adulthood

How to Deal with Failure to Launch into Adulthood

Failure to launch into adulthood is when you are either still living with your parents or have returned to living with your parents when you are in your 20s or 30s. You’re an adult and, in theory, should be able to support yourself, especially if you have a college education.…

Fear of Losing Control

Fear of Losing Control

In the previous blog post in this series I talked about the fear of the unknown. When you are afraid of what could happen if you make changes, you end up being stuck without positive growth. You end up trying to control the future and all possible outcomes (which is…

Fear of the Unknown

Fear of the Unknown

In the previous blog post within this series, I talked about the fear of being judged. When you are afraid of what others think, you’re more likely to make decisions based on what others want instead of what you truly want. The truth is, however, that what people think about…