Individual Counseling

Individual Counseling

Transform Your Life with Personalized Therapy & Coaching

At Vida Counseling Group, we understand that life's journey can sometimes feel like navigating through a maze without a map. Whether you're at a crossroads, facing personal hurdles, or simply seeking to enhance your life's quality, our individual therapy and coaching services are tailored to illuminate your path forward.


Embark on a journey of self-discovery and growth with us, as we offer support in areas such as:
  • Fostering Healthy Relationships: Cultivate meaningful connections and resolve relational conflicts.

  • Overcoming Depression: Lighten the burden of depression and rediscover joy in your life.

  • Enhancing Social Skills: Boost your confidence in social settings for richer, more fulfilling interactions.

  • Breaking Unhealthy Behavioral Patterns: Identify and transform patterns that no longer serve you.

  • Achieving Work/Life Balance: Find harmony between your professional ambitions and personal well-being.

  • Boosting Self-Esteem: Empower yourself with the confidence to face life's challenges.

  • Managing Stress and Anxiety: Learn strategies to navigate stress with ease and maintain your inner peace.

  • Navigating Life Transitions: Smoothly transition through life's changes with resilience and grace.

  • Setting and Achieving Personal Goals: Clarify your aspirations and take actionable steps towards realizing them.


Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)

Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) has been proven to be effective in treating various mental health conditions in children and adolescents (depression, anxiety disorders, substance abuse issues, relational difficulties, eating disorders, and severe mental illness). This form of therapy focuses on the relationship between thoughts, emotions, and behaviors, with the goal of identifying and changing negative patterns of thinking and behavior. Using CBT, individuals can gradually confront their fears and develop more adaptive coping strategies. Furthermore, CBT has been proven effective for treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as traumatic events can have a profound impact on young individuals. This could lead to flashbacks, nightmares, and avoidance behaviors.

CBT techniques such as exposure therapy, cognitive restructuring, and relaxation techniques can help individuals process their traumatic experiences and develop healthy coping mechanisms. From anxiety disorders to depression, ADHD, and PTSD, CBT can provide individuals with the tools to challenge negative thinking patterns and develop more adaptive behaviors. A substantial body of empirical research corroborates the significant enhancement CBT contributes to both functional capacity and overall quality of life.

CBT Main Strategies
  • Identifying and reassessing distorted thinking that contributes to issues in light of reality.
  • Enhancing understanding of other people’s behavior and motivation.
  • Utilizing problem-solving skills to manage challenging situations.
  • Cultivating a heightened sense of self-confidence in one’s capabilities.
  • Confronting fears rather than evading them.
  • Employing role-playing techniques to prepare for potential problematic interactions with others.
  • Mastering mindfulness and relaxation techniques for both mind and body.
Solution-Focused Therapy

Individuals and Families often face various challenges and struggles as they navigate the complexities of life. Solution-focused therapy is a therapeutic approach that can be particularly effective in helping them overcome these challenges. By shifting the focus to solutions and highlighting their existing strengths, solution-focused therapy empowers children, adolescents and adults, fostering a sense of self-efficacy. By exploring the underlying reasons for behaviors, such as disobedience, aggression, or substance abuse and working collaboratively with the therapist, clients can identify alternative behaviors and develop new strategies for managing their emotions. By focusing on strengths, resilience, and possibilities, these approaches can empower young individuals to overcome challenges and thrive. Solution-focused therapy can provide a safe space for all family members to express their concerns and work towards mutually agreeable solutions helping improve family dynamics and enhance the overall well-being of children and adolescents.

Solution-focused therapy main strategies
  • Focuses on strengths and solutions rather than dwelling on problems.
  • Works on enhancing client’s existing strengths.
  • Encourages goal-setting and problem-solving skills.
  • Uses open communication as a skill to solve problems.
  • Identifies strategies for personal growth.
  • Facilitates positive relationships and social support networks.
  • Promotes self-reflection and self-awareness.
  • Introduces journaling or mindfulness practices.
  • Celebrates successes.

At Vida Counseling Group, your personal evolution is our passion. Let us guide you towards setting and achieving small, impactful goals, marking the beginning of a vibrant new chapter in your life. Start your transformation today.