Marriage counseling that Heals in Rockford, IL. Restore Your Relationship.

Speak with the right marriage therapist in Rockford. Real help for issues like separation, communication, infidelity, and finances.


Dr. Jessica Norman, PhD, LCPC
Marriage Counselor

Dr. Jessica Norman, PhD, LCPC

Dr.

700 Carrie Ave, Rochelle, Illinois 61068 | 6304236010

Infidelity, lying, betrayal, avoidance & fighting - If you're facing any of these in your relationship, we should talk! Couples counseling can help improve communication, reduce conflict, and restore intimacy & trust. EFT counseling for couples has a 90% success rate!

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Rockford, Illinois is an ideal location for families with children and teenagers of all ages. Within the city there are a variety of unique opportunities for family bonding and fun. Take a trip to Forest City Queen at Riverview Park for a cruise like no other. Not only can you enjoy lunch or dinner on the water, but they frequently offer ski shows as well. Be sure to check the calendar of events at the New American Theater to plan your family's next outing to watch a theatrical production you are sure to enjoy. For those within the family with a love for the great outdoors, stop by the Klehm Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. The Burpee Museum of Natural history is an educational site your children and teenagers are sure to love, with everything from fossils to live animals.1 Guilford High, Keith, Lewis Lemon Elementary, and Flinn Middle are some of the schools nearby to meet your family's educational needs.

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Parents Care and Share is a local support group that offers encouragement and understanding to parents who are feeling the stress of being an effective parent. Groups are a safe place where parents can get valuable advice, discuss successes and mistakes, and learn from one another. Most groups are open to anyone who is parenting, be they siblings, grandparents, foster parents, or other caregivers. More details are available by calling 312-424-0200.2

The Children's Advocacy Project is dedicated to ending child abuse and the lasting effects it has on Rockford children and families. Information about emergency shelters and other safety programs is available for families seeking to escape a violent home. Resources for children and teenagers include literacy workshops, GED programs, and assistance applying to college. Mentoring programs provide additional stability for children who have experienced a less-than-ideal home life. Many other services are available for children and adults alike.3

Helping seniors maintain a healthy, safe, and independent lifestyle is the primary goal of Lifescape Community Services. Their programs provide for the physical, social, and mental health needs of older adults in the Rockford area. Nutritious meals are provided to keep seniors' bodies healthy and strong. Individuals who seek to apply for social security, disability, or other benefits can also get the assistance they need. Day centers provide recreational activities so the elderly have a safe and engaging place to stay throughout the day. Volunteer opportunities are also available so seniors can improve feelings of self-worth by giving back to their community. Call 815-963-1609 for further information.4

Family Services and Assistance Programs

The city of Rockford offers many support and assistance programs aimed at improving the wellbeing of the city's families. The General Assistance Program eases the stress of unmet financial obligations by providing emergency funds to pay for utilities, rent, and other necessities. Families with children can utilize resources that are part of the Emergency Assistance Program to obtain food, clothing, and other essential items. Citizens age 65 and over are also eligible to receive benefits to meet their unique needs, such as transportation assistance to and from medical appointments. By meeting people's basic needs, these programs allow families to focus on strengthening bonds and improving their overall functioning. Contact the city offices at 815-962-8855 for additional details.5


References

1. Burpee Museum of Natural History. (2017). Events. Retrieved from http://www.burpee.org/events_db.asp
2. Children's Home and Aid. (2017). Parents Care and Share. Retrieved from http://www.childrenshomeandaid.org/page.aspx?pid=355
3. Children's Advocacy Project. (2005). Homepage. Retrieved from http://cap4kids.org/rockford/
4. Lifescape Community Services. (2017). Homepage. Retrieved from http://www.lifescapeservices.org/
5. City of Rockford. (2017). General Assistance. Retrieved from http://twp.rockford.il.us/general-assistance/

Rockford is a city that is located in multiple counties- Winnebago County and Ogle County in Illinois. It has a land area of 63.46 square miles and a water area of 1.01 square miles.  The population of Rockford is 148,278 people with 58,559 households and a median annual income of $38,716. .


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Counseling in this region can be difficult to afford for many people without insurance. Most people in Rockford are not able to commit to a weekly therapy session without proper budgeting. The good news is that counselors in Rockford may offer sliding scale fees or low cost options. Insurance may cover your sessions as well. Talk to your therapist to learn more. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Rockford public health department.