Parenting Decisions and Court

She holds her head in her hands as she thinks about the parenting decisions she must make as court looms. “They just can’t go over there anymore! It isn’t safe!” Chewing her nails, she considers the options her lawyer laid out for her: 1. engage a therapist for long...

Good Enough Parent: A Book Review

Are you a good enough parent? What parent doesn’t ask him or herself this question hundreds times. I know I did as a parent and I sometimes still do as a parent of adult children and  grandparent of six young ones. Was I good enough at laying the foundation for my...

Self Talk: The Power of Words

As parents, we construct the world our children see and operate in, whether we do it intentionally or not. We first gain a sense of identity from our parents. And then, in turn, we give our children a sense of identity through the self talk we teach them. Have you...

Wellness Wednesday

You're invited to join us for an evening of learning how to support your mental, physical, and emotional wellness! Simply sign up here and come on in to this free, fun event. Representatives from Young Living Essential Oils & Juice Plus will be present. Stephanie...

Starting The New Year Right! Our New Clinician

Amanda Golden de Duke, LPC Intern Supervised by Christy Graham, LPCS RPTS I'd like to introduce Acorn's newest clinician. Amanda graduated from a Christian university, lived in El Salvador, and has worked with children in foster care. She brings a wealth of insight...

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

From all of us, to all of you. We hope your Christmas Holiday bring peace, connection, and memories. We thank you for allowing us into your lives to strengthen relationships and community all year long. The Acorn Team Christy, Dr. Pam, Ashley, Stephanie and Charity

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