Counseling For Parents
How Parent Counseling Helps
Parenting is difficult. Whether you are struggling as a new parent, seasoned parent, with young children (5+) or adult children, we can help. You might find yourself getting easily angered at your children. Maybe you have turned into your parents, hoping you never would! Parenting is difficult to say the least. We can help you with Christian counseling in Fort Worth for individuals, marriages, and families with many parenting struggles.
Individual counseling for a parent may look at her parenting influences growing up, beliefs about good and bad parenting, single parenting difficulties, encouraging new skills and beliefs, and biblical encouragement.
Marriage counseling for parents may focus on the importance of spousal intimacy, parenting as one, beliefs about good and bad parenting, skills, and biblical encouragement.
Family counseling for parents may focus on the importance of establishing relationships with their children and being an example of both truth and grace.
Common symptoms for those struggling with parenting
Children seem to be isolating in their rooms
Parent feeling worn out and confused on what to do next
Fear and Anxiety as children move into adulthood
Easily angered over child decision making
Blended family struggles
Addiction issues with both minor and adult children
COUNSELORS THAT HELP WITH PARENTING
Both Joel Peterson and Celina Stelly specialize in helping those with Parenting issues. Click the schedule button to begin the counseling process.
Resources and Helps for Parenting
There are many good books and short-reads out there on Parenting. Here is a list of resources that provide some insight and hopefully some help for you from a christian perspective.
Give Them Grace by Elyse Fitzpatrick
Elyse is one of the top biblical counselors for women as well as parents. She helps the reader connect the gospel to everyday parenting issues.
Shepherding a Child’s Heart by Tedd Tripp
Tripp does a great job at helping the Christian parent look at the heart and not just the behavior.
Childproof: Parenting by Faith not Formula by Julie Lowe
Julie is an excellent biblical counselor and a top educator in Christian parenting.