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Being a single parent can be can be tough and overwhelming at times, but there is help. Meeting other single parents is a good way to gain support, get advice and share concerns. Check below for related information, products and services.

Ms. Susan Feehan
Psychological Offices
(478) 922-2365
121 Carl Vinson Parkway
Warner Robins, GA
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Georgia
15 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Addictions/Substance, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Family Dysfunction, Interpersonal Relationships, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Life Transitions, Women's Issues
Populations Served
Membership Organizations
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59)

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Kathy Kelly Dunagan
(404) 369-4981
Acuity Counseling Services, LLC582 Walnut Street
Macon, GA
Trauma and PTSD, Divorce, Depression, Dissociative Disorders
School: Emory University
Year of Graduation: 1990
Years In Practice: 20+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No

Betsy Mills
(478) 742-1464
Macon, GA
Practice Areas
Addictions and Dependency, Clinical Mental Health, Couples & Family, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
National Certified Counselor

Hartmann Robert W
(478) 923-3762
1047 N Houston Rd
Warner Robins, GA
Houston Medical Center
(478) 923-2937
233 N Houston Rd Ste 230
Warner Robins, GA
Wayne Hamilton
(478) 923-3762
Warner Robins, GA
Practice Areas
Childhood & Adolescence, Clinical Mental Health, Couples & Family, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor, National Certified Counselor

Rosemary Burton
(478) 471-5422
Macon, GA
Practice Areas
Childhood & Adolescence, Couples & Family, School
National Certified School Counselor, National Certified Counselor

Janet Gray
(706) 255-5211
Macon, GA
Practice Areas
Addictions and Dependency, Clinical Mental Health, Couples & Family, Rehabilitation, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
National Certified Counselor

Living Well Counseling Ctr
(478) 922-0751
PO Box 10001
Warner Robins, GA
Leonard Joyce Mack
(478) 929-4962
748 N Houston Rd Ste E
Warner Robins, GA
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Single Parenting, Facts about Single Parenting

Single Parenting - Four Role Models to Avoid

Nobody ever said single parenting is easy. As parents, we all learn with time. However, too often, the pressure of single parenting can be so overwhelming that it's easy to make mistakes.

Are you one of these single parents? Learn how you can avoid being one:

The Emotional Patient
Most single parents try to be a good friend to their children, which is a good thing. However, a problem arises when single dads or moms see their children as a source of emotional support. Children of single parents need stability and security. A divorce or the death of a parent can be a particularly traumatic experience for them. No matter how mature or old your children are, avoid making them your confidante on issues such as how much money you have or what a lousy day you had. Don't rob them of their time to be children. It is unfair to burden them with issues that are difficult for them to handle. If you need to speak to someone, speak to your friends or a counselor.

The Guilt Tripper
As a single parent, it is easy to feel guilty about many things. Not being around when your children need you, not being able to help them with their homework, and so on. The danger with feeling guilty all the time is that some single parents tend to develop a lower self esteem that they may pass on to the children. Don't be hard on yourself. Learn to take the ups and downs in your stride. And, by all means, don't try to bolster your self-image by fishing for compliments about what kind of parent you are.

The Permissive Parent
Children need as much love and attention as you can give them. However, some single parents make the mistake of being too permissive and never correct their children when it's necessary. Research has shown that the children brought up in overly permissive parenting style may develop behavioral problems because they do not easily accept responsibility.

Be firm and know where to dra...

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