Family Guidance Centers

  • Meet Nina Lacky, LPC

    Meet Nina Lacky, LPC

    November 19, 2017 at 7:50 am 0 comments

    brought to you by Family Guidance Centers. Meet Nina Lacky, LPC Family Guidance Centers Meet Nina Lackey, Licensed Professional Counselor, from Family Guidance Centers, Chesterfield Office. “Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior Keep your behavior positive because […]

     
  • Meet Michael McManus, LPC

    Meet Michael McManus, LPC

    August 22, 2017 at 10:49 am 0 comments

    Meet Michael McManus, LPC Licensed Professional Counselor at Family Guidance Centers’ Chesterfield Office Mike McManus is a Licensed Professional Counselor. He earned a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Carlos Albizu University in Miami, Florida, as well as all requisites for a Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology (ABD). Mike utilizes […]

     
  • Therapy – The Information You Want

    Therapy – The Information You Want

    August 12, 2017 at 8:10 am 0 comments

    Therapy…The Information You Want Family Guidance Centers Why do people enter therapy? People seek therapy because they need assistance with problems in daily living. These problems can be persistent and frequently interfere with routine functioning. Some important signs are excessive anxiety, depression, loneliness, guilt, and low self-confidence. Anyone can be […]

     
  • Meet Beau, Therapy dog in training

    Meet Beau, Therapy dog in training

    May 24, 2017 at 10:14 am 0 comments

    Meet Beau, Therapy dog in training Family Guidance Centers Meet Beau,  The newest member to the great staff at Family Guidance Centers, in Midlothian.  Beau was born in Pennsylvania but recently made the trip to the Robious Corridor to begin the rigorous Therapy Dog training process.   Beau is grateful […]

     
  • Family Guidance Centers is newest BBB accredited local business

    Family Guidance Centers is newest BBB accredited local business

    April 26, 2017 at 7:07 am 0 comments

    Family Guidance Centers is newest BBB accredited local business Family Guidance Centers Since 1980, Family Guidance Centers has been offering their clients experienced and compassionate clinical care, which gives not only gives them the distinction of having served the people of Chesterfield longer than any other private mental health group […]

     
  • Mindfulness in Motion Group – Open to Public

    Mindfulness in Motion Group – Open to Public

    March 21, 2017 at 12:56 pm 0 comments

    Mindfulness in Motion Focusing to relax, Building self-awareness, Skills for coping, Managing emotions Family Guidance Centers – Midlothian Office Mindfulness in Motion is an open enrollment group to assist in management of anxiety, depression, stress and anger, chronic pain, and job burn out. Mindfulness is the art of focusing your […]

     
  • Creating an Effective Response to Child Sexual Abuse

    Creating an Effective Response to Child Sexual Abuse

    March 12, 2017 at 1:18 pm 0 comments

    Creating an Effective Response to Child Sexual Abuse Family Guidance Centers – Midlothian Office Over the past 30 years, I have worked with children that have been sexually abused. I wish I could say I have seen fewer cases as we try and educate the public to signs and symptoms […]

     
  • Kindergarten registration day is April 20

    Kindergarten registration day is April 20

    March 10, 2017 at 7:39 pm 0 comments

    Kindergarten registration day is April 20 Chesterfield County Public Schools Kindergarten registration for all school divisions in Central Virginia is April 20. Kindergarten is a full-day program offered in every Chesterfield County elementary school. A child must be 5  years old on or before Sept. 30, 2017, to attend kindergarten. […]

     
  • James River High is High School Ethics Bowl champion

    James River High is High School Ethics Bowl champion

    February 20, 2017 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

    James River High goes undefeated as the state High School Ethics Bowl champion James River High School James River High beat seven high school teams from across Virginia to capture the third annual High School Ethics Bowl held January 28th at the Collegiate School in Henrico County. The Rapids were […]

     
  • Creating an Effective Response to Child Sexual Abuse

    Creating an Effective Response to Child Sexual Abuse

    February 17, 2017 at 5:21 pm 0 comments

    Creating an Effective Response to Child Sexual Abuse Family Guidance Centers Over the past 30 years, I have worked with children that have been sexually abused. I wish I could say I have seen fewer cases as we try and educate the public to signs and symptoms of this issue. […]

     
  • Mindfulness in Motion

    Mindfulness in Motion

    January 31, 2017 at 6:54 pm 0 comments

    Mindfulness in Motion Focusing to relax, Building self-awareness, Skills for coping, Managing emotions Family Guidance Centers – Midlothian Office Mindfulness in Motion is an open enrollment group to assist in management of anxiety, depression, stress and anger, chronic pain, and job burn out.  Mindfulness is the art of focusing your […]

     
  • Millennial Survival 101 – Jason Wells

    Millennial Survival 101 – Jason Wells

    January 28, 2017 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

    Millennial Survival 101 Eight Things The Young Adults Of Today Should Know… And Don’t by Jason Wells Hey, I’ve got a joke.  Ready? What did the first millennial say to the second millennial? What? Some day I’ll live in my OWN basement! Well, a basement is better for this generation […]

     
  • Meet Jessica DeLisio, LCSW

    Meet Jessica DeLisio, LCSW

    January 26, 2017 at 8:16 am 0 comments

    Meet Jessica DeLisio, LCSW Family Guidance Centers – Midlothian Office  “I am a Strength Based therapist and believe it is my clinical responsibility to assist my clients in problem solving, establishing healthy coping skills, and setting and reaching their personal goals. I believe a therapeutic relationship can be established when […]

     
  • #NeicoStrong Update

    #NeicoStrong Update

    January 11, 2017 at 9:00 pm 0 comments

    A #NeicoStrong Update   Neico Update Robious Corridor Outreach Recently in the Robious Corridor, we featured the James River High School NJROTC. In fact, the NJROTC made it into the Winterfield Veterinary Hospital Spotlight.  We had no way of knowing the tragedy that would unfold the following week.  Tragedy is […]

     
  • Meet Kate E. Jones, Psy.D.

    Meet Kate E. Jones, Psy.D.

    December 31, 2016 at 9:21 pm 0 comments

    Meet Kate E. Jones, Psy.D. Licensed Clinical Psychologist Family Guidance Centers “Welcome to the process of self-exploration, self-acceptance, and introspection that psychotherapy offers. I am Dr. Jones, and I thank you for viewing my profile. I work to understand your subjective experience and provide a safe place to explore what […]

     
  • Meet Martin Pool, LCSW

    Meet Martin Pool, LCSW

    December 20, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

    Meet Martin Pool, LCSW Family Guidance Centers Meet Martin Pool, LCSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Family Guidance Centers, Midlothian Office Martin has a 25 year career of working with families, children, and adults. He is interested in finding the connection between an individual’s history and patterns from their history that […]

     
  • Adolescent Suicide Shakes Our Community

    Adolescent Suicide Shakes Our Community

    December 12, 2016 at 5:20 pm 0 comments

    Adolescent Suicide Shakes Our Community Family Guidance Centers Recent events in our local high school again demonstrates the need for a proactive, prevention approach to identifying depression and suicidal intent in adolescents. According to the American Psychological Association (APA), suicide is the third leading cause of death for individuals 15 […]

     
  • Playful Parenting

    Playful Parenting

    July 9, 2016 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

    Playful Parenting Family Guidance Centers Summer is here! As a parent of school age children, I (not so secretly) look forward to summer months that are less encumbered by homework, extracurricular endeavors, and their associated logistics. Children’s lives are full of activities, requirements, and deadlines in a way that often […]

     
  • Meet Dr. Lauren Wynne

    Meet Dr. Lauren Wynne

    July 6, 2016 at 7:17 pm 0 comments

    Meet Dr. Lauren Wynne, PhD, LPC, NCC Registered Play Therapist & Supervisor (RPT&S) Family Guidance Centers – Midlothian Office In 2000, Lauren Wynne earned her Ph.D. in Counseling from Georgia State University. Before that, she earned her M.Ed. and Ed.S. in Mental Health Counseling from the University of Florida. Dr. […]

     
  • Allie’s Rules for High School

    Allie’s Rules for High School

    June 13, 2016 at 9:35 am 0 comments

    Allie’s Rules for High School A few tips for parents to share with daughters heading into high School Family Guidance Centers A few nights ago I had an encounter with my 18-year-old daughter that will be imprinted on my heart forever. I walked into her room; she was sitting on […]