Conquering Chronic Conditions

                      Learning to thrive

in spite of your challenges

Our Services

We offer counseling for persons dealing with Chronic Conditions and related issues such as:
  • ALS
  • Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia
  • Cancer
  • Chronic pain related to illness or injury
  • COPD
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Disability from injury
  • Fibromyalgia
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Idiopathic pain
  • Lupus
  • MS
  • Paralysis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Other illnesses or disabilities



Chronic conditions affect more than our physical health. 

It also affects our mental health.  Those suffering from chronic conditions also suffer from issues like:

  • depression
  • anxiety
  • somatic symptom disorder
  • illness anxiety disorder
  • conversion disorder
  • prescription drug addiction
  • relationship difficulties
  • and others.


We offer help to clients with these issues, too.

Caring for those affected by Chronic Conditions

Chronic Condition (CC) Evaluation

  1. How would you rate your quality of life?
        1 Excellent       2 Good         3 Fair          4 Poor

  2. Does your CC prevent you from doing things you normally enjoy?      
        1 Never    2 Sometimes       3 Often        4 Always

  3. How often do you experience stress due to your CC?
        1 Never    2 Sometimes       3 Often        4 Always

  4. How often are you in pain due to your CC?
        1 Never    2 Sometimes       3 Often        4 Always

  5. Are you discouraged by your CC? 
        1 Never    2 Sometimes       3 Often        4 Always

  6. How often do you worry about your future health?
        1 Never    2 Sometimes       3 Often        4 Always

  7. Do you feel hopeless or helpless?
        1 Never    2 Sometimes       3 Often        4 Always

  8. Do you feel you are a burden to your family or friends because of your CC?
        1 Never    2 Sometimes       3 Often        4 Always

  9. How many prescription medications do you take?     
        1 None     2 one-three        3 four-six     4 seven or more

  10. How much do you feel your CC controls your life?
        1 Never    2 Sometimes       3 Often        4 Always

 
Add all numerical values for your CCC score. See below for recommendations.

 Survey score

  10-20 Congratulations, you are doing well - Celebrate your life

  21-30 Your CC is limiting you - Let us help you improve your     quality of life.

  31-40 Your CC is controlling you life - Seek help. We can help you conquer your CC