Wednesday, 03 January 2018 by ayeo
As a therapist who has been practicing for over 20 years, I have developed a healthy respect for self-fulfilling prophecy. Over and over again, I have seen that if we anticipate an outcome, it is more likely to occur that way because our thoughts precede our behaviors. As author Wayne Dyer said, “Our intention creates
Friday, 22 December 2017 by ayeo
Joyce Marter was recently featured on Fox 32 News with Anita Padilla in a segment on ways to cope with holiday social anxiety! You can view the video here.
Joyce Marter was quoted in a Love Serve Inspire article on how to communicate love: “Make a conscience choice to nurture your relationships with verbal communications of love. Be kind and sincere. Ask open-ended questions with an open heart. Listen empathically and non-defensively. Remember, there are no conditions, no strings, no expectations, and no manipulation.
Joyce Marter was recently featured in a MyDomaine article on seven things successful people do every Sunday: “5. They eat healthy. Since it’s technically still the weekend, the idea of winding down with a glass of wine sounds tempting. But licensed counselor Joyce Marter points out that alcohol is a depressant and suggests making a
Written by Joyce Marter, LCPC. “The #MeToo movement and the Aziz Ansari story have inspired much needed discussion about the boundaries involved in consensual sex. In today’s hookup culture, often sexual partners barely know each other, so they don’t have a longstanding, trusting rapport at the foundation of their relationship. They lack a deeper understanding
Joyce Marter recently presented on sexual harassment in the workplace at the February chapter meeting of the Northern Illinois Employee Assistance Professionals Association (NIEAPA). This meeting was hosted by Presence Health.