Carrie Krawiec, LMFT

Carrie Krawiec, LMFT

Carrie Krawiec, LMFT

Individual, couple, family therapy with children, adolescents and adults. Areas of specialization include family conflicts between parents and teens, marriage counseling, co-parenting following divorce, step-parenting, peer relationships, emotional regulation, anxiety, depression, self-mutilation/cutting and self-esteem. Specific training in Parent Management Training-Oregon (PMT-O Specialist); a behavior management technique for parents to utilize with children to prevent and reduce behavior issues in school age children. Integrated problem-centered approach. verified by Psychology Today Directory

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Postpartum Depression: A Concern for Fathers, tooIn a study from Northwestern University published yesterday in the journal Pediatrics uncovers the risk of postpartum depression to new fathers. The study, which analyzed health data on 10,623 young men, ages 24 to 32, found symptoms of depression increased on average by 68% over the first five years of fatherhood for men. The depression […]
Opiate Addiction: FDA Approves Opiate Overdose AntidoteThis week Forbes.com reported about FDA approval of a an antidote to Heroin and other opioid overdose. The drug, called Evzio, is an automatic injector of the opioid overdose antidote, naloxone, specifically tested and intended for use by caregivers, family members, or coworkers.Over the last year high profile deaths’ of Cory Monteith and Philip Seymour […]
The Excellence in Mental Health Act: A Boost for Community Mental HealthOn Thursday April 3, 2014 mental health services received a congressional boost in special thanks to the support from Michigan’s Debbie Stabenow. The Senate finally passed  Stabenow’s “Excellence in Mental Health Act” and it was then signed in to law by President Barack Obama. The legislation is expected to expand access to community mental health […]
The Affordable Care Act and What You Need to KnowDiscussion of the Affordable Care Act often incites fear, confusion, and anger in people both for and against its passage. Political commercials claiming “truths” about this act only exponentially worsen the anxiety and irritation. Whether you are in favor of “Obamacare” or not, there may be some important implications of The Affordable Care Act on […]
The Day of Silence: Stopping LGBT BullyingApril 11, 2014 is Day of Silence. The Day of Silence is a student-led national event that brings attention to anti-LGBT name-calling, bullying and harassment in schools. Day of Silence is intended to illustrate the silencing effect of bullying and harassment on LGBT students and those perceived to be LGBT. Day of Silence began as […]