When we become parents, we are thrust into meeting the immediate needs of the baby. Unfortunately, even after the urgency of infancy subsides, we can get stuck in the reactive mode of parenting rather than creating who we want to be as a parent. Learn how to shift your mindset from reactive to creative to become the parent you want to be.
Session is followed by Q&A. If you have a sensitive question, Melissa will accept email questions prior to each session at MelissaCohenLCSW@me.com.
Melissa Cohen is a psychotherapist, coach and happily married mother of identical twin boys. Her passion is helping her clients create the lives they really want. She loves guiding her clients to change their lives for the better and is inspired by the way their progress improves the lives of everyone they touch. In addition to her private psychotherapy practice, Melissa is the creator of two innovative coaching programs: The Relationship Roadmap helps couples strengthen their relationship so they can enjoy the journey of parenthood together. The Mommy Bond is a mommy-and-me group where the focus is on the mommy and her experience as she takes on the challenges of motherhood. Whether with her private clients or a large group, Melissa is an expert at helping her clients move away from a problem-oriented mindset and guides them toward a solution. She has an uncanny ability to deliver the stark truth with a humorous twist that makes her observations easily relatable, understood and accepted. Through her steadfast compassion and intuitive nature, she sets her clients up for success and ready to take on their next challenges.