Common struggles individuals work through are depression, anxiety, single-adulthood, pornography addiction, self-esteem, previous or current relationship issues, death and grieving, and major life changes. Other client specific needs are obesity, widowhood, and single-parent challenges.
Common issues in couples therapy are infidelity, sex, pornography addiction, family/relationship issues, financial stress, co-parenting, trust, communication, premarital therapy, and other addictions. For couples where divorce is a serious concern, discernment counseling is suggested.
People seek help in family therapy to improve issues in family relationships, child-to-parent problems, grief and loss, child therapy (ADHD, anger, depression, behavioral problems, academic struggles), and life crises such as unemployment, military deployment, and terminal illness of a loved one.