Sports can be hard for some, easy for others. At least there is a playbook. There is no real playbook for emotions and definitely no play book on how to deal with our kids emotions. Emotions, now that is a whole new game to play. Some of us are good at hiding them,...
Have you ever played with a ball in the water? What about holding that ball underwater; what happens the second you let go? POP! It splashes and hits you in the face. Emotions can be quite similar. When people tend to hold them in and leave them unprocessed, these...
Throughout pregnancy, so many new mothers are bombarded with media images and messages from family and friends about the magical journey they are about to embark upon with their beautiful new bundle of joy. While so much about pregnancy, childbirth, and new...
Here’s a recent interview Kristen Craren, LPC and James Ahearn, JD, LPC did with Saint Louis Magazine on how Halloween may be affected in your neighborhood this year and how to address it with the kiddos. CLICK TO READ
Teens are so fun to work with in therapy! They are actually one of my favorite types of counseling clients. Although, raising teens can feel not so fun because the bigger they are the harder they are to control. Parenting should not center around power and control or...
I have known Rachel Hines for years and have so many positive attributes... to share about her as an individual and a professional in the industry. Rachel is extremely knowledgeable and has a way of being very easy to open up to and trust. She truly cares about people and it shows in her ability to listen. I would recommend Rachel to anyone seeking therapy.read more
I wanted to share my thoughts about therapist Deborah Tannenbaum. I have... known and worked with Deborah for many years. She is a skilled mental health professional who not only knows a variety of different therapeutic approaches and techniques but she has the ability to relate to clients, assist in reducing mental health symptoms and offers creative solutions. What is especially unique about Deb is her knowledge of literature and sense of humor and how she can apply it to clinical situations resulting in helping her clients. She is Awesome!!!read more
Desiree is an amazing human and helped. She goes above and beyond to the... call of duty and will not rest until she has helped. Desiree will work with you with compassion and care to make you the best version possible of yourself. She works with you not for you, which is really the only way to grow. She is just amazing and insightful!!!!read more
Desiree Townsend is amazing and so down to earth. She has helped me in... many areas of my life from addiction to a recent divorce. I love her no nonsense, straight forward, but still very compassionate approach. She has a plethora of resources and was an all around light in my life through some dark times. Highly recommended Dez she specializes in so many areas and is a wealth of knowledge.read more
Desiree is amazing at what she does! She is such a great listener and is... extremely easy to talk to. Very down to earth and understanding, you can be yourself around her and know you won’t be judged. Desiree is a great people person and will go above and beyond when helping others. I’m so glad I’ve had the experience to meet her!read more
Working with Ricky, I can tell he is one of the most compassionate people... I’ve met. He truly cares for his clients and goes above and beyond expectations, often spending time dedicating research to best help his clients. He’s extremely down to Earth and all around an enjoyable person!read more
Ashley is a compassionate and down-to-earth therapist who believes the... client is the expert. She sees a variety of age ranges (children, adolescent, and adults) and tailors her approach to each client. Ashley uses an eclectic approach when working with individuals and often incorporates CBT and person-centered theory. Ashley will be a wonderful addition to the Greenway Therapy team!read more
To say I love this place would be an incredible understatement. My 8 yr... old daughter sees Ricky, and he is by far the BEST we have been with. Life changing!! I’ve seen incredible improvements since we began going, and I have peace of mind, which for a mother, is absolutely priceless. I have recommended Ricky to countless people and their experiences have been the same. He not only works with my daughter, but he communicates with me about what’s going on and gives me guidance in between visits. He is so so wonderful, I highly recommend!!!read more
GreenwayTherapy is amazing! Not only do they have a fabulous staff of... clinicians able to work with a wide range of client concerns, the owners are always looking to further the education and clinical knowledge of the staff. I should also mention that they are very LGBT friendly and affirming!read more
Working under the leadership of Kristen and James has been amazing. Every... clinician specializes in certain things from anxiety/depression to couples/marriage counseling to LGBT, amongst others. Each clinician truly cares about their clients and wants them to achieve their goals. All the clinicians are GREAT!
No doubt this is the BEST place to get the BEST counseling service in ALL of St. Louis area.read more
I’ve had the privilege to work with one of the therapists at a previous... job. Ricky Cooper is an amazing therapist. He is easy going and a great listener. He is always dependable and truly cares about the people he works with. He is intelligent and knowledgeable and overall an excellent clinician.read more
I recently joined the practice and I’m glad I did!!!! The entire process... has been smooth and Kristen has been super helpful in providing guidance. The staff overall are just so down to Earth and are easy to get along with. Would definitely recommend the practice to other clinicians or people seeking services.read more
Having conducted therapy sessions in a wide variety of settings and... agencies I can say with confidence that working under Kristen's leadership at GreenwayTherapy is by far the best workplace experience that I have ever known. I believe that it is the combination of Kristen's wisdom, business savvy, and heart that makes GreenwayTherapy both a remarkable and inspirational place to practice our craft. The team is a solid group of practitioners who bring unique combinations of therapy art and science to this practice. Among the great features of this work culture is the kindness that is always present in this therapeutic atmosphere.read more