Monthly Archives: November 2013

Uh Oh, Thanksgiving Means Family!! 6 Things You Can Do To Get Though The Holiday Season, San Dimas, CA

Thanksgiving is this week and sometimes people start to get anxious about getting together with their family. It’s called anticipatory anxiety. Some families struggle with communication and that can spoil the holiday. Here are 6 Things You Can Do to … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Good Communication is Essential for a Happy Relationship, Therapy, Claremont, CA

Do your discussions turn into arguments most of the time? If so, that’s a sign that you both need to work on your communication. Here are 5 reason why… 1. You are using mind reading and responding as if you … Continue reading

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I’m Curious How Couples’ Counseling Works; We’ve Never Done This Before, 10 Things to Expect, Ilissa Banhazl, marriage and family therapy, Glendora & Upland, CA

I receive calls from either one in the couplehood inquiring about couple’s therapy. What will it be like they wonder… Here’s exactly how couple’s counseling works: 1. First, I will invite you both to attend a session or two together. 2. … Continue reading

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Are You Disconnected From Your Partner & Considering Divorce? Couple Therapy, Glendora, La Verne, CA

If you’ve been unhappy in your marriage and feel disconnected from your partner for a long time then it is quite possible that you are considering getting divorced. As a marriage and family therapist, my hope is that this would … Continue reading

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