Two of her favorite authors are Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend and they share in their Boundaries Book: " Boundaries define us. They define what is me and what is not me. A boundary shows where you end and someone else begins, leading to a sense of ownership. We have to deal with what is in our soul, and boundaries help us define what that is." Many of our challenges are due to having improper boundaries, with spouses, parents, children, friends and even co-workers.
Dee's career has been nursing for the past 40 years. As an adult, and due to life circumstances she found herself back in school finishing her bachelor's degree and then seeking a counseling degree. She discovered her passion is being a psychotherapist.
In today's busy, instant gratification society, there are many challenges of balancing marriage, children, families (especially blended families), elderly parents, and demanding careers. Anxiety and Depression affect so many people today and many turn to drugs, alcohol, sex, and pornography to self soothe.