Corner Canyon Counseling Thu, 01 Feb 2018 09:17:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 5 Tips to Live More Peacefully in 2018 Thu, 01 Feb 2018 09:17:28 +0000 2018 is your year. This is the year that you will overcome the things that are stressing you out and holding you back. This is the year that you will find peace within yourself, and learn how to accept the things you can’t change and to enjoy the moments as they come to you. There ...Continue Reading »]]> 0 Is Counseling Right For My Child? Fri, 22 Dec 2017 21:39:53 +0000 Children go through a lot of different phases as they grow from infants up through adolescence and teenage years. Their personalities blossom and adapt to new social and emotional stimuli. It can be challenging as a parent to determine whether a child’s behavior is a phase that will pass within a few months or whether ...Continue Reading »]]> 0 Teaching Emotional Intelligence in Children Sun, 10 Dec 2017 18:12:13 +0000 Emotional intelligence is the ability to be aware of how other people are feeling around you. Emotional intelligence helps us use empathy to cater to the emotions of others, and helps give a person a foundation of social skills that prove to be useful in dealing with friends, relationships, and even strangers. For this reason, ...Continue Reading »]]> 0 How to Get a Young Child to Open Up Fri, 10 Nov 2017 21:18:31 +0000 When your child starts to go to elementary school and develops more of an identity about who they are, it is natural that they might not be willing to discuss everything with you that they once would have. However, some children may even find themselves walling their thoughts off from their parents, entirely. This can ...Continue Reading »]]> 0 Assessment & Treatment of Dissociative Identity Disorder Presentation Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:10:57 +0000 1701 S. Holiday Park Rd, Sandy – just south of the Southtown Mall

6 Continuing Education Credits Available (CE is approved by NASW)

Registration Price: $150
Registration begins at 8:30
Please call 801.878.9160 to register.
Registration is limited.

Learning Objectives Attendees will be able ...Continue Reading »]]> 0
How to Recognize the Effects of Trauma in Children Fri, 01 Sep 2017 13:48:43 +0000 Far too many children in the world suffer from some sort of trauma-based disorder. Trauma in children usually occurs after a disturbing event that drastically impacts a child’s life. These events could be violent, dangerous, or emotionally destructive, among other things. However, regardless of the specific event, what remains constant is that these things are ...Continue Reading »]]> 0 Common Causes of Childhood PTSD Tue, 01 Aug 2017 13:24:57 +0000 Children who grow up with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can experience stress and anxiety that stems from those traumatic events for their entire adult lives, if they are never addressed and tackled in the mind of that individual. For this reason, it’s important to get PTSD treated in children as soon as possible. Oftentimes, the ...Continue Reading »]]> 0 Intentions Wed, 12 Jul 2017 19:37:03 +0000 INTENTIONS


Be still (and not be anxious); wear the hush of tranquility.

Be quiet (and not rehearse the words); open my inner ears.

Be content (and not withdraw permission to be so); manifest serenity.

Hunger (and not evade the pangs); recognize the sign of need.

Eat (and not shun this essential act); receive nourishment, giving thanks.

Sleep (and not lament dreaming); ...Continue Reading »]]> 0 Jennifer McNamara Tue, 11 Jul 2017 20:27:37 +0000 Hello! My name is Jennifer McNamara, and I am going to be guest-writing a blog for Corner Canyon Counseling for the next year or so. If you would like to reach out to me, my email address is


A little history, some of it ancient and some of it more current — because I am ...Continue Reading »]]> 0 How to Recognize Anxiety in Children Sat, 01 Jul 2017 14:49:31 +0000 Anxiety disorders are recognized and diagnosed at a rate today that is higher than they’ve ever been. Children are no exception to this fact. Children who suffer from anxiety can have their academic performance suffer and struggle with other health problems. As such, it is incredibly important to get anxiety diagnosed early on. To do ...Continue Reading »]]> 0