Stephen Price, D.Min.
Licensed Pastoral Psychotherapist
133 Grove Street, Peterborough, New Hampshire 03458
Most therapists these days realize that we are not isolated individuals and neither are our problems. We live in relationships and families. Our identities and roles in life are, to a large extent, formed by the families we grow up in and even by the culture in which we live. Some of these roles, for example, might be the black sheep, or the scapegoat, or the problem child, or the loser. These roles are in contrast to the star, or the favorite child, or the successful one. Family therapy looks to the larger picture and notes the important influences in causing emotional suffering. Often we recommend seeing the whole family together. When more family members work together to solve emotional p
Michelle Wright, MA, LCMHC
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor
167 South River Road, Suite 9, Bedford, New Hampshire 03110
Our key relationships define us in direct and indirect ways. The need to be loved, accepted, known, seen, heard, protected, cared for, attached is hard wired into each and every human being. For most, the experience of family is core to this need being met. Working with an entire family unit is a privilege. Each family member has the opportunity to have a voice and share his/her perspective. Each can ask for change. Long standing roles can be shed. New approaches to communication and understanding attempted and, when successful, adopted. Families are where we are empowered for living. My client family members enjoy empowering others and being empowered by those they love.