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Are You Stressed Out Feeling Anxious About the Future Because of COVID-19?
Are you struggling to figure out a new routine? Maybe you're ok with the routine change but the isolation is getting to you. Are you worried about your finances or income? Are you uncertain about the future? Are your kids struggling to understand and you're not sure what to say to them? Maybe you have college student at home know and aren't sure how to help him/her. Are your relationships hurting because of all this situation?
Maybe what you are experiencing has nothing to do with COVID-19 but it has made getting started more difficult. Telehealth counseling may be a good option for you as well.
You Are Not Alone In These Struggles
The entire nation has never seen anything like this and many are struggling with the unknowns. COVID-19 has created uncertainty in the economy, in people's personal finances, and isolated people. With the help of a compassionate Christ-centered therapist you can get help to process through your thoughts, feelings, and decisions. To help during this time we also offer telehealth counseling that meets HIPAA and HITECH guidelines, so you can be rest assured it is confidential and secure.
We Are In Unique Times of Uncertainty
Many people are finding it difficult to figure out what they are feeling and thinking. The COVID-19 pandemic has made us as a nation take precautions that none of us were ready to do. Your thoughts and feelings may be confusing because although everyone is experiencing the same pandemic, each person is facing different decisions and uncertainties. Each person and family is impacted in unique ways. If you are married you may be having different reactions for your spouse which may make you question if you are dealing with things wrong. Maybe you have confidence that things will go back to normal but are getting irritated with the people around you.
Don't Let The Urgent Crowd Out The Important
Often when your schedule gets turned upside down and crisis ensues. You may be more focused on making sure your kids are getting their schoolwork done and that everyone else is taken care of and have pushed your own mental health to the back burner. While this reaction is normal, the best thing you can do for yourself AND your relationships is to be in a healthy place yourself. We are here to help you figure out how you can do that in your unique situation.
Telehealth Counseling Can Help You Find Peace in Uncertainty
Maybe the thought of getting out during this COVID-19 crisis worries you or maybe you are in a high risk category. However, scheduling a telehealth counseling appointment can help you get started on finding peace. Imagine being able to relax by yourself or with your family or lay your worries aside for a little while. We provide a compassionate and safe environment for you to be honest about your concerns and learn new ways to help yourself. It may even take pressure off of your relationships to be less stressed and anxious yourself. We're here for you.
What to Expect from Telehealth Counseling
Once you schedule your appointment online, via text, or by phone call, we will send you a link before your appointment that you can access on a computer, laptop, tablet, or phone. You will type in your name and then be in the virtual waiting room. At your appointment time, your therapist will login and connect to you. We've included a few screenshots for you to see what it would look like:
In telehealth counseling we want to hear about your journey, your successes, and your struggles. We want to hear how the current environment has uniquely impact you. We will work with you to develop a plan based on what you want to accomplish in online counseling. You will learn new coping skills and ways to overcome the thoughts, emotions, and physical symptoms you may be experiencing. In follow up sessions we will move beyond coping skills to get to the core of your beliefs, thoughts, and emotions to help you discover peace despite the uncertainties the COVID-19 have created. At LifeWorks Resources you will have a safe place online to be open and honest about where you are.
We also understand the important role that your faith can play in your thoughts and feelings during this time. Our staff will work with you to explore your core beliefs and how they can shape the way that you interpret and all that is going on with COVID-19. We are hear to listen to your unique journey and help you discover how God has worked in and through you in the past and discover what He may be teaching you through this time.
You May Have Some Questions About Telehealth Counseling During The COVID-19 Pandemic…
Is online therapy as effective?
The American Psychological Association has reviewed research and noted that telehealth counseling can be "just as effective as the face-to-face care" in many situations. Many of our clients have found it to be very helpful. You may find it more comfortable especially during this time of uncertainty.
Is telehealth counseling secure and private?
We use a secure site that is approved by HIPAA and HITECH which has to do with security and privacy. Our therapist will be in a private office where no one else can hear or see. You will want to try to also be in a location that is private, safe, and where you will not be interrupted. You can access the website on a computer, laptop, tablet, or phone.
Can my child or teenager do telehealth counseling?
Many teenagers are more comfortable using technology and may prefer online counseling. For younger children, as long as they can stay focused enough to stay on camera then your child may able to do telehealth counseling.
Is online counseling worth the cost during this uncertainty?
Most people feel that it has been beneficial in times of stress, worry, and uncertainty. We are working with insurance to make sure that your telehealth counseling is covered. We are here to help you and never want cost to be a barrier to you getting the help that you need. Please let us know if you have an concerns and we will try to work with your unique situation.
Why choose LifeWorks Resources?
At LifeWorks Resources our professional therapists are invested in hearing about your unique situation and are sensitive to the worries and uncertainties that you may have experienced. We want to help you move beyond learning daily skills to finding true joy, peace, and hope and to gain perspective during this time of COVID-19 pandemic. We know that it can be an anxious first step and have seen the success people have found through the journey. We know that God has a plan for your life and has created you in unique ways that can help you better understand your journey and His story in your life.
You Can Find Peace in the Middle of This Uncertainty!
Thank you for your courage and strength in realizing you don't have to walk through your journey alone. Our staff are interested to learn more about you. If you have questions about telehealth counseling give us a call, text, or email, or if you are ready to take the next step you can also schedule your appointment online.