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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Family Meals Spell S-U-C-C-E-S-S!Last week we blogged about research published in JAMA Pediatrics that found teens eating dinner with their families reduced the effects of cyber bullying. The data indicates that when there are no family dinners, there’s an increase in the rates of problems with cyber bullying.  Four or more family dinners a week, however, resulted in […]
Domestic Abuse: Know the Warning SignsThe Baltimore Ravens announced the release of Ray Rice on Monday. Shortly after, an NFL spokesperson announced that the running back has been suspended indefinitely. This action was after the team and the NFL as an organization took heat for not taking a stronger stance against domestic violence when TMZ released a video of Rice […]
September 9 is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness DayEvery year on September 9th, International FASD Awareness Day is observed. FASD stands for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. The first FASDay was celebrated on 9/9/1999. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking during pregnancy and the plight of individuals and families who struggle with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders […]
Suicide Prevention: Because Silence Hurts Us AllSeptember is recognized as Suicide Prevention Month. September 8-14, 2014 is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Week and September 10, 2014 is World Suicide Prevention Day.According to ActiveMinds.org the theme this year is “Silence Hurts Us All.” Because of shame and stigma many people suffer with depression and other mental illness in silence. Mental illness can […]
Teen Use of e-Cigarettes Tied to Mental Health IssuesToday, the Rochester Hills, MI city council will introduce an ordinance to ban the sale and use of e-cigarettes by minors. It will also include a penalty for minors who possess e-cigarettes.Researchers found that adolescents who used the devices were more likely to smoke cigarettes and less likely to quit smoking. The study of nearly […]