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Five Benefits of Attending Al-Anon/Alateen and Nar-Anon/ Narateen

Support for Friends, Family, and Concerned Individuals who are Impacted by Other’s Drinking and Drug Use

5 Benefits of Gratitude

World Gratitude Day gives us a wonderful opportunity to pause, reflect, and consider the positive things in our life.

Different Paths of Recovery

There are different paths to recovery.
Taking the first steps and finding a recovery path that works for you is the goal.

October Is National Recovery Month

Living as an addict can feel lonely, and this does not need to define you. In fact, the term “addict” can be offensive, especially when you are struggling with substance use or relapse.

#BeThe1To: Help Them Connect

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. One of the ways in which we can all work together to help prevent suicide is to get connected.

The Value of Community Support

This year in honor of Juneteenth, we allowed each of our clinicians to choose where they wanted money donated on behalf of CARE Counseling. By the end of the week we donated over $3,000 to four charities – Women’s Advocates, Feed My Starving Children, HOPE Community, and CARE More.

Being Intentional about how you Advocate: Speak up Even if Your Voice Shakes

Advocating involves speaking up. There are many ways to advocate for change. I really enjoy the visual model of the social change wheel as it illustrates that there are multiple ways to work towards social change.

Advocating for Yourself in a Relationship

Speaking up for yourself can be challenging at times, especially if you are not exactly sure what you want or need from your relationship. A good starting point is checking in with what you are thinking and feeling.

CARE Counseling Continues to Push the Boundaries of Excellence Within the Mental Health Industry

CARE Counseling is proud to announce their American Psychological Association (APA) accreditation for their trainings, which coincides with their award for Best Places to Work in the Star Tribune and obtaining Rule 29 certification, all while maintaining same-week availability for clients wanting one-hour talk therapy.