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Why Personal Consulting Is Good for Caretakers

personal consultingIf you’re a caretaker, you know how difficult it is to care for someone you love. It’s not only taxing on you physically, but mentally and emotionally too. This can make you feel as though you’re not going to make it another day. You may feel as though you just want to give up. You may even resent your loved one you are taking care of because of your history. All of these feelings and thoughts you are having are completely normal. That doesn’t mean you should just ignore them though. It’s important to get some help, so you can get back to living a life you enjoy.

Benefits of Personal Consulting for Caretakers

Do you feel as though no one understands what you’re dealing with? Do you feel as though people just think you’re horrible for complaining about the care you’re providing?

When you have a personal consultant, you don’t have to feel this way. You can express exactly what’s on your mind. You can do it without feeling as though you are burdening anyone. A personal consultant understands what you’re going through and will provide you the support you so desperately want from someone.

When you’re able to vent all of your feelings and thoughts, you’ll feel much better about being a caretaker. Those good feelings will flow into your relationships, work, and other areas of your life.

Just think – when you feel upset in one area of your life, don’t other areas suffer as well? It’s just the same if you feel good about one area of your life. Those feelings usually just transfer over to other areas. It really has to do with your perspective. When you have a good perspective about something, you usually have it with other things.

What It’s Like to Work with a Personal Consultant

When you work with a personal consultant, you work with someone who will provide you 100% confidentiality. You will not have to worry about anyone finding out what you’re saying about him or her. This can be very relieving.

You will form a relationship with me. You will find that I am able to listen actively. Which means I am listening in a way that shows you that I hear you. We all know what it’s like to talk to someone and not be “heard.” This is why my work with clients is so helpful.

I’m not just a sound board. I am a human being that can be your confidant. The person you will look forward to talk to because I help you with your problems. We can talk about whatever you would like, and I assure you, sessions will be exactly what you’ve always wanted when sitting down speaking with someone. You don’t have to worry about dominating the conversation or hearing me talk about the same things over and over, like you may deal with when speaking to friends and family. When you have a personal consultant, you have someone that is just yours to converse with when you need it.

Contact me today for more information on how we can set up your first personal consulting session. I am here to help.

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Kendall E. Van Blarcom, Psy.M. Licensed Psychotherapist (Retired)

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