What We Treat
Our team at Mount Vernon Counseling Center addresses wide range of problems in children, adolescents and adults. Each of us has developed expertise further in certain areas.
These can be depressive symptoms due to biological factors, life stresses, post-partum depression, or other reasons; Key symptom for depression in early stage of it is lack of interest in formerly pleasurable activities. Range of anxiety symptoms include excessive worry, sleeplessness, having phobias, fear of social settings and obsessive thoughts.
Focus on Parent-adolescent relationships, dealing with your teen’s mood swings or high risk behavior. Relationship problems such as feeling isolated and being limited in your social life, difficulties in dating and having a healthy romantic life. As far as couples and marriage we address issues around arguing and disagreements in married life and breakdown in communication.
Wide range of medical and physical symptoms which includes chronic headaches and stomachaches, diffuse muscle tension and joint pain, tiredness and fatigue, neurological symptoms such as muscle weakness without an explanation, paralysis, loss of a sensation, irritable bowel syndrome and other issues related to gastrointestinal system.