Month: <span>July 2015</span>

Premarital and Couples Counseling for LGBTQ Clients

Who do we counsel?

Lotus Counseling Center offers an array of services for a vastly diverse group of clientele, including relationship counseling for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and queer (LGBTQ) individuals and couples. Our team of highly skilled, competently trained mental health counselors, marriage therapists, and psychologists are exceptionally adept at treating many members from the LGBTQ community. Our practice has collective experience in conducting therapy with couples of various sexual orientations and gender identifications. As a Lotus Counseling Center client, you can rest assured that our mental health professionals will conduct identity affirmative therapy that is sensitive to your unique relationship needs.

 

How is therapy useful?

With the recent Supreme Court decision ruling in favor of same sex marriage, more LGBTQ couples may find themselves headed towards committed partnerships. Before embarking on this momentous life change, why not take the time to solidify your relationship through counseling? Counseling for LGBTQ individuals and couples at Lotus Counseling Center can benefit your partnership by addressing concerns that are unique to your relationship as well as those particular issues that are unique to the LGBTQ community. Some of the areas we can help you and your partner work on together may include:

• Reproduction, adoption, and parenting
• Sexual satisfaction
• Gender role expectations
• Inclusion in the LGBTQ community
• Acceptance by family and society
• Communication and intimacy
• HIV/AIDS
• Monogamy and polyamory
• Financial pressures
• Minority stress factors

If you do the work necessary to strengthen your relationship now, your partnership can reap many positive, long-lasting results throughout the future! Call Lotus Counseling today to learn more about the identity-affirmative mental health services we offer LGBTQ couples and how our supportive counseling approach can improve your partnership by enabling you to deftly navigate relationship challenges.

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