Are you struggling with anxiety, depression, parenting, or just about anything else life throws at you? Let's Chat ;) Join us and others who may be struggling for a cup of coffee, discussion, and support. Our hope is you walk away with some hope, resources, and a support network to help you along the way ;)
Randy Floyd, LSCSW, Founder, Clinical Level Therapist
Randy is the founder of Midwest Anxiety. He is a Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker who is an optimist and passionate about helping people focus on what they can do rather than what they can't do. Randy believes that building a strong therapeutic relationship and tapping into a person's strengths are the most essential components of the therapeutic experience. Randy is passionate about changing the way we do mental health. He is focused on making mental health normal, a positive experience. He is also adamant about doing mental health differently. Randy believes the "old ways" suggest mental health is for the "broken" or "mentally ill." Randy believes that "Everyone Struggles." Sure. Some people struggle more than others, but everyone struggles with something. With this belief, Randy is focused on providing a wide range of programs and services to help people be mentally well ;) Go give Randy a fist bump on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
Reilly Dodd, LPC, Masters Level Therapist
Reilly is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She has over 12 years of experience in education both as a teacher and school counselor. As an educator, Reilly has a unique and effective approach to counseling and understands the importance of building healthy family relationships. She loves working with children, parents and families to help them reach their full potential. Reilly believes everyone faces challenges and loves the concept of a growth mindset to help people realize that challenge and obstacles are a natural part of the learning and growth process. Go check out what Reilly is up to on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
Morgan Greenough, LPC, Masters Level Therapist
Morgan is a Licensed Professional Counselor who is dedicated and passionate about helping others develop tools and skills to meet their mental health goals. She strives to be a helping hand through the healing process for individual, couples, and family counseling. Morgan enjoys working with parent/child conflict, family dynamic issues, and adolescent and young adult socialization. She has also worked with clients who have dealt with Depression, Anxiety, Adjustment Disorders, communication issues, family conflict, socioeconomic issues, PTSD, and trauma. Being able to address each individual’s unique needs is a key part of Morgan’s therapeutic process. She believes that each person is different and has an essential role in discovering what works best for them. Go see what Morgan is up to on Instagram.
Lindsay Bucl, LMSW, Masters Level Therapist
Lindsay is a Licensed Master Social Worker. She has 8+ years of experience as a school social worker. Lindsay strongly believes in bridging the gap between school, home, and community to help children be successful. It is her passion to help children and their families identify challenges that interfere with learning and develop positive coping strategies to improve their educational experience. This involves connecting with children and families at an emotional level to build understanding and trust. She helps young people develop life skills including problem solving, social skills, self-advocacy, and positive decision-making. Lindsay believes that by building a sense of empowerment, her clients can overcome their challenges and live happier and healthier lives! Go give Lindsay a thumbs up on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
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September 22, 2018, 9:00am-10:00am: School Refusal
If you are a parent who has trouble getting your child into school or to stay at school, you will definately want to join us.
October 6, 2018, 12:00pm-1:00pm: Socially Anxious Kids
If you are a parent of a socially anxious child, you will definitely want to join us.
October 20, 2018, 9:00am-10:00am: Growth Mindset
Do you find your child being negative? Quick to give up? Shy away from challenges? Join us to learn how to help your child develop a growth mindset, a can-do attitude.
November 3, 2018, 9:00am-10:00am: Anxiety Basics
Are you more and more controlled by the "what if?" Do you identify yourself as an "anxious person?" Not sure how to get out of the grips of anxiety? Join us as we chat about the basics of anxiety while also identifying Cognitive Behavioral skills to use when anxiety is "tricking your mind and body."
November 17, 2018, 9:00am-10:00am: Parenting an Anxious Child
Does your child struggle with excessive fears and worries, phobias, separation anxiety, panic attacks, social anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, or other anxiety related issues? Is your anxious child making you "walk on eggshells" and feel helpless? If so, join us as we chat about some parenting strategies to help your child be less dependent on you and more confident to work through anxious situations on his/her own.
December 1, 2018, 9:00am-10:00am: The MWA Behavioral Modification Plan
We make choices, conscious or not, based on rewards and consequences. Having a behavioral modification plan "operating in the background" is vital for helping your child make choices during "meltdowns," working through anxiety, and much more. Join us as we talk about the behavioral modification plan we created to allow parents to take a step back and allow their child to make choices about how to "push through" distressing situations.
Please register so we know to look for you and to keep you updated if there are any changes.