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Joyce Marter Quoted In Psych Central Article: 5 Ideas For Boosting Your Body Image

April 18, 2012

By Margarita Tartakovsky, M.S. April 18, 2012 It takes continuous practice to maintain a positive body image. Think of it as a skill that needs attention and sharpening. And that’s […]

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Joyce Marter Featured In Psych Central Article: 3 Relationship Pitfalls When Entering Parenthood & Pointers to Help

February 8, 2012

By Margarita Tartakovsky, M.S. February 8, 2012 Couples are often surprised just how much a baby changes their relationship and their lives. In fact, “A baby will change virtually every component […]

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Joyce Marter Featured in Examiner Article: Job Loss: Three Tips For Keeping Yourself “New Job Ready,” Part 2

January 13, 2012

This article concludes the two-part interview with Joyce Marter, licensed psychotherapist and owner of Chicago-based Urban Balance. So many times when people are looking for a job or starting a new […]

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Joyce Marter Quoted in Examiner Article: Job Loss: Three Tips For Keeping Yourself “New Job Ready”, Part 1

December 14, 2011

December 14, 2011 Working for one or two companies during one’s career is a thing of the past. The new norm is changing jobs every two or three years. Searching […]

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Today’s Chicago Woman Blog: Psychology of Success

August 13, 2011

by Joyce Marter, LCPC, owner of Urban Balance LLC – from the latest issue of Today’s Chicago Woman Change how you think of success and you soon might find it There’s more […]

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Urban Balance Blog: Perinatal Issues: What You Might Not Expect When You are Expecting

July 13, 2011

By Joyce Marter, LCPC What is PPD? Postpartum Depression, also known as PPD, is a persistent low mood or anxious state that lasts 2 weeks or more and significantly impairs […]

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Joyce Marter Quoted In ABC 7 Article: ‘Baby-Proof’ Relationships Through Pre-Baby Couples Counseling

June 2, 2011

June 2, 2011 By Denise Dador LOS ANGELES — Surveys show relationship satisfaction drops after couples start having kids. So what can you do? Here’s how to “baby-proof” your relationship. You’ve […]

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Joyce Marter Quoted In Wall Street Journal Article: So Cute, So Hard On A Marriage

April 28, 2011

Wall Street Journal By ANDREA PETERSEN Updated April 28, 2011 12:01 a.m. ET Along with shopping for sippy cups and strollers, expectant parents may want to consider another task for […]

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Metro Journal

3 things you need to do before moving in with your partner

In theory, finding a partner with whom you can share life together, under one roof, is beautiful, but in practice, the decision to move in with someone requires a lot […]
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Mindful Millionaire

Fixing Your Money Mindset with Joyce Marter

Host Leisa Peterson says, “Joyce’s book is a combination of what she’s learned in helping people as a therapist and also through her own journey of being a business owner […]
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4 Financial Topics to Discuss Before Moving in Together

To create a budget, consider enlisting the help of a financial planner, taking a personal finance course together, or working on the program in my book, The Financial Mindset Fix: […]
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12 Ways to Receive More Support in Your Social Life.

In my book, The Financial Mindset Fix: A Mental Fitness Program for an Abundant Life, I created a self-help Support Wheel Exercise as a self-evaluation tool that allows you to […]
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4 Surprising Benefits of Not Paying for Your Child’s College

As parents, we want to do our best and teach our children that through the right action, hard work, ethics, and compassion, we can live with integrity. Challenges like paying […]
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Three Ways to Curb Impulse Buying

Just as you’re told not to go grocery shopping when you’re hungry to avoid impulsive purchases, the same applies to your mood. Your state of mental health can impact the […]
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