Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Viktor Frankl
How can I benefit from Perspectives?
Welcome

Hello and welcome to our website. It has been built to give you a sense of who we are and to address some questions you may have as you consider therapy options for yourself, your child, or your family.

Perspectives is founded on the premise that all human beings have an innate desire for balance, healing, and growth. How each  person perceives these concepts will be unique to you. We see each client as a whole person–mind, body, and spirit. We are ready to meet you where you are and to help you meet your personal goals. We are here to partner with you on your journey.

While life has the potential to be joyful and fulfilling, at times we all face challenges. This is part of the human condition and none of us is immune. While we may generally have the resilience to cope and to move through difficult experiences, there are those times when we become aware that additional support and resources may be helpful in navigating difficult circumstances, healing painful experiences from the past; or when we become aware of thoughts, feelings, or behaviors that we would like to address in order to live a richer life. Therapy can be a constructive resource offering a safe space to heal and grow.

Clearly all therapists and therapies are not the same. If you are considering therapy you may not know what type of therapy would work best for you or what characteristics you are looking for in a therapist. At Perspectives all our therapists and therapy interns have solid foundations in traditional clinical work and education. Additionally, our commitment to excellence in therapy has resulted in our integration of progressive treatment modalities that are supported by current research. As dedicated clinicians at Perspectives we share many values and interests, yet we also each have additional areas of specialized training and expertise. This allows us to offer clients the most effective and individualized treatment options.

You may have a clear idea of what you want or donʼt want. I invite you to look around our website to get a sense of what we are all about. You may want to read about the various therapeutic approaches we offer at Perspectives. I encourage you to read the biographies of our therapists and therapy interns.

If after exploring our site, you feel that Perspectives may be a good fit for you, the next step may be to call one of our therapists and speak with them about your needs and questions. If you are unsure of what therapist resonates for you, I invite you to call or email me directly. There is no fee for your initial phone consultation. We can talk about your particular situation and Iʼll be happy to assist you in determining what therapeutic approaches or clinician may be most congruent with your personal needs and goals.

Warmly, Laurie Patrice, LPC, BCPC Founder/Director
Perspectives Center for Holistic Therapy


read more
Resources

About Play

Occupational Therapy….focusing on sensory integration and assessments

www.aboutplay.com

 

Aerie Experiences

Outdoor therapeutic recreation….social skills groups and exciting camps

www.aerieexpereinces.com

 

Autism Society of America–Greater Georgia Chapter

Support in finding resources in the community for those on the autism spectrum and their families…

www.asaga.com

 

Brightstone Transitions  

Housing, training  and  support for young adults needing assistance in becoming more independent…

www.brightstonetransitions.com

 

Down Syndrome Association of Atlanta

Resources for children with Down Syndrome and their families….

www.atlantadsaa.org

 

Early Insights

Speech and Language Therapy …..focusing on pragmatics and oral-motor feeding issues…..

www.earlyinsights.com

 

Fresh Start for the Mind

Comprehensive Psychological Assessments and Academic Testing 

www.freshstartmind.com

 

Gluten Free Living

 Ideas and support for living well without gluten…

www.glutenfreeliving.com

 

Guided Meditations

Guided meditations on various topics…can also be downloaded on smartphones as a app…..

http://www.meditationoasis.com

 

Gallery Spa of Historic Roswell

Providing nurture through gentle massage, facials, etc…… when needing self care…….

www.gallerysparoswell.com

 

Healthy Foundations Program

Feeding Therapy focusing on helping picky  eaters become healthy adventurous eaters….

www.healthyfoundationsatlanta.com 

 

The Heart of a Child Meditations

Helping children learn to meditate…..

http://children.meditation.org.au

 

Kids Enabled  

Information on resources for children with special needs and their families……

www.kidsenabled.org.

 

LearningRX

Brain training for children and adults……..

www.learningrx.com

 

Parent to Parent of Georgia

Support and information, services, training and leadership opportunities for families who have children with special needs

 http://www.p2pga.org

 

 

 


read more