February 2012
Human Connections Counseling Services Newsletter from Psychotherapist Mark Felber, M.S.

Mark Felber, M.S.
Human Connections
Counseling Services

214-796-2323
Email Mark

or visit his website:
www.marriagecpr.com


Mark Felber specializes in couples/marriage counseling and addictive behaviors. He also works with individuals who are experiencing grief, anger, and unresolved trauma issues. Other issues that often affect individuals such as drug abuse and codependency are also addressed in therapy.

Mr. Felber brings empathy and years of training in therapeutic techniques to his practice. His therapy sessions facilitate personal growth, heal childhood wounds, and address present difficulties.

  • Licensed Professional Counselor
  • Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor
  • Board Certified Professional Counselor
  • Board Certified Practitioner of Psychodrama,
    Sociometry, and Group Psychotherapy
  • Voice Dialogue Facilitator
  • Relapse Prevention Therapist
  • Certified Solution-Focused Therapist
  • Certified Imago Relationship Therapist
  • Certified Life Coach
  • Level II Advanced EMDR Trauma Resolution Facilitator
  • Level II Advanced Grief Counseling Facilitator
  • Level II Certified Experiential Therapist
  • Certified Anger Resolution Therapist
  • Certified Associate of Logotherapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Sensorimotor Therapy

Contact Mark today for a complimentary session to explore your issues.

214-796-2323
Email Mark

or visit his website:
www.marriagecpr.com


A Note From Mark Felber

No person is a friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.

-- Alice Walker

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Announcement

Saturday, February 18, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Recovering from Childhood Trauma: Breaking the Cycle of Pain

Where: Coleman Chrysallis Center, 375 Municipal Dr. Ste. 120, Richardson, TX

Cost: General public: $25. Professionals: $25 for 1.5 CEU credits provided for Licensed Professional Counselors, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselors (Provider number 1469) and Social Workers (Provider Number 5973).

Registration: General public: Call Susan Paige, Director, at 972-884-5998 to reserve a seat.

Professionals: Call Mark Felber at 972-796-2323 to reserve a seat and register for CEU credits. Professionals can call to pay in advance with a credit card or pay at the door. A 24-hour notice for cancellation is required to avoid being charged.

Saturday, March 17, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Recovering from Childhood Trauma: Breaking the Cycle of Pain

Where: Center for Spiritual Living, 4801 Spring Valley Rd. Ste 115, Dallas, TX 75244

Cost: General Public: Love Offering. Professionals: $25 for 1.5 CEU credits for Licensed Professional Counselors, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselors (Provider Number 1469) or Social Workers (Provider Number 5973)

For directions - Dottie Cihlar 972-866-9988 ext. 210.

Registration: Call Mark Felber 214-796-2323 to reserve a seat and register for CEU credits. Professionals can call to pay in advance with a credit card or pay at the door. A 24-hour notice for cancellation is required to avoid being charged.

Saturday, March 31, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
When Love Hurts: How to Heal a Painful Relationship

Where: Coleman Chrysalis Center, 375 Municipal Dr. Ste. 120, Richardson, TX 75080

Cost: General public: $25. Professionals: $25 for 1.5 CEU credits provided for Licensed Professional Counselors and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselors (Provider number 1469) and Social Workers (Provider Number 5973).
Registration: General public: Call Susan Paige, Director, at 972-669-4111, Ext. 6 to reserve a seat.

Professionals: Call Mark Felber at 972-796-2323 to reserve a seat and register for CEU credits. Professionals can call to pay in advance with a credit card or pay at the door. A 24-hour notice for cancellation is required to avoid being charged.

Singles - Mingle

Are you bored with online dating? Hate the bar scene? Been burned by blind dates?
Singles Mingle is a new and more meaningful way of socializing with a purpose beyond searching for Mr. or Ms. Right. During a three-hour gathering you’ll meet other singles but you’ll also learn how to have more successful relationships. It’s a fun way to meet people and discover "you" along the way.

What you will learn:
Why you pick the partners you do
How to get the nurturing you long for from your partner
Why you unconsciously sabotage relationships
How to uncover the hidden land mines you bring to your relationships
How to explore yourself by studying your family history, hopes and beliefs
How to reduce stress, take the pressure off and enjoy being single
How mindfulness meditation can help you feel more peaceful

Facilitators:
Mark Felber, MS, is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor who specializes in couples therapy, addictions and trauma. He is a certified Imago Relationship Therapist and Certified Experiential Therapist II.
Susan Paige, OMC, LMT, MTI has 30 years of experience in personal and spiritual growth, the healing arts and holistics. She is an author, an Usui Reiki Master Teacher and massage therapy instructor.

Testimonials:
"Counseling with Mark Felber and learning Imago Therapy Relationship skills taught us how to relate and to communicate with each other in a healthy, positive, safe manner as well as how to help begin healing each other’s emotional wounds from childhood."

"Susan has given me important information that has changed the way I experience what I call the "in-betweens -- those moments of doubt and fear. Now I experience them with confidence knowing that I have the resources I need to fully commit to my life path."

Details:
Space is limited to 20 participants. Sign up now to save your spot.
Dates: Saturdays: Feb. 4, Feb. 11, Feb. 18 and Feb. 25
Time: 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Refreshments served.
Place: Coleman Chrysalis Center, 375 Municipal Dr. Ste. 120 Richardson TX 75080
Cost: This is open to the public and there will be "no charge."
More info: Susan Paige at 214 207-9277 or Mark Felber at 214 796-2323; Visit www.susanpaige.com or www.MarriageCPR.com.

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Eleven seminars"Tolerations" Take a Toll

What do a boss who's always yelling at you, your mate's over-spending habits, a cluttered house or office, tight shoulders and a ho-hum (or bad) relationship have in common?

They're all tolerations, those little or big things we put up with -- often without realizing it -- that sap our energy and drain our life force. Every time we tolerate something, we deplete the energy we could be using to make desired changes or to simply experience joy in our life. It's like living with a low-grade fever or pain that somehow dulls our experience and zaps our full vitality.

Ughhh. He's late again -- and stoned. Zap!

I hate it when she treats me like that. Zap!

Overdrawn again. Zap!

Click here for more.

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Top 10 Ways to Get the Most Out of Therapy

Getting the most out of your therapy sessions starts with showing up! Below are additional ways to be proactive in your own growth and development.

  1. Know your objectives. How do you want to feel? How will you know you're improving and growing, or when you're ready to stop?

  2. Write your history. Come to your first session with the history of: your life, any problems, relationships, substance use, hopes, dreams, etc. You'll be able to focus on the therapy faster.

  3. Be honest. Yes, with your therapist. But most importantly, with yourself.

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Copyright 2012 Claire Communications.
This ezine was sent to you by Mark Felber, Plano, TX. 214-796-2323