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The Refuge Center for Counseling was founded on the belief that everyone, regardless of income level, deserves a chance to improve their life and find hope and healing through counseling.
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Loss: it is central to the human experience. It is something we all go through at various times in our lives in some form. The loss spectrum is extensive and can range from course-altering incidents such as the untimely death of a spouse, to less recognized events such as a good friend moving away. Any type of loss, regardless of severity in the eyes of others, can cause wounds... Read More
by Ragan Graves, Refuge Center Intern “A deep sense of love and belonging is an irreducible need of all people. We are biologically, cognitively, physically, and spiritually wired to love, to be loved, and to belong. When those needs are not met, we don't function as we were meant to. We break. We fall apart. We numb. We ache. We hurt others. We get sick.” -Bren... Read More
by Ragan Graves, Refuge Center Intern Often with the new year come refreshed spirits, energetic goals and motivational minds. Unfortunately, January also comes with long days, freezing temperatures and the notable absence of the warm sun. For some, this gloomy weather can negatively affect your mood and body, and you may be experiencing what is known as depressive disorder w... Read More