Posts made in August, 2014

Announcing Our New Trauma Specialist

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

We are pleased to announce the latest addition to our team of experts, Dr. Jenn Matheson, Ph.D., LMFT. Dr. Matheson has over 14 years of experience in the field of Marriage & Family Therapy as a clinician, professor, and researcher. She provide her expertise and passion in the treatment of trauma, medical issues, and grief and loss among individuals, couples, and families. Dr. Matheson will provide the leadership and vision to continue to make ACG the group of choice for state of the art relational trauma treatment for Front Range Coloradoans.

Read More

Is My Relationship Unhealthy?

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Is My Relationship Unhealthy?

Dear Dr. Jenn, How do I know if I’m in an unhealthy relationship, and if it is, how do I know when to get out? Dr. Jenn’s Response: Whether you have a long history of romantic relationships or you are just falling in love for the first time, everyone spends time assessing their relationship for health. Many people fear that if they are in an unhealthy relationship, they’ll make excuses to stay in it in spite of what messages they are getting from self and others. So listen to the totality of what people who love you and who you trust are telling you about how your relationship...

Read More

Neurofeedback Therapy

Posted by on Aug 8, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Are your professional or personal goals out of reach because of uncontrollable stress and anxiety? When under stress, we underperform in all aspects of life. Stress affects the tone of your central nervous system, affecting hormonal balance, impairing the immune system, and overall mental function. Negative emotions and anxious thoughts are damaging to the physiological system – which is why we experience them as physical as well as mental distress. Neurofeedback is a targeted and direct method to return your mind to its natural unstressed position. We specialize in training your brain to...

Read More

I “Lost” My Name in the Divorce

Posted by on Aug 8, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Dear Dr. Jenn, I am recently divorced and have been experiencing a lot of very difficult emotions during this process. For example, I changed my name back to my maiden name after 21 years. This was one of the hardest things I’ve had to do. One of my friends said I should be happy and relieved to have my old name back. She doesn’t understand why this upsets me so much. Is there something wrong with me that I am so upset at having changed my name back to my maiden name? Dr. Jenn’s Answer: Divorce is a common loss in our society, albeit a non-death loss. We often expect non-death...

Read More