GATEWAY COUNSELING CENTER – ADDICTIONS SERIES PART 3

Posted on August 14, 2018

What is the Core of Addiction? Gateway Counseling Center’s John Hawkins Jr. M.S., L.M.H.C., C.A.P. responds to questions about mental and emotional health. John Hawkins helps individuals suffering from a variety of addictions by providing effective health counseling methods and treatment options. Don’t forget to like our Facebook page for updates on future videos and… Read More

What Causes Depression?

Posted on August 13, 2018

There is no lack of theories as to the cause of depression: repressed anger; low serotonin; high cortisol; low dopamine; insomnia; trauma; thought patterns; hormonal imbalances; dissociation, etc. I would say yes to all of these theories. The problem seems to be that many clinicians become married to a particular viewpoint and espouse that above… Read More

THAT DOESN’T MAKE ANY SENSE!

Posted on August 7, 2018

John Hawkins Jr., M.S., L.M.H.C., C.A.P. As a therapist, I often hear people say, “I know this is stupid,” or “I know this doesn’t make sense but …” The issues I work with in therapy are predominately emotional, which often are very confusing to the rational mind. This comes back to the difference between the… Read More

Gateway Counseling Center – Addictions Series Part 2

Posted on August 3, 2018

Gateway Counseling Center’s John Hawkins Jr. M.S., L.M.H.C., C.A.P. responds to questions about mental and emotional health. John Hawkins helps individuals suffering from a variety of addictions by providing effective health counseling methods and treatment options.   This is part 2 of our addiction series. We hope that it truly benefits you and that you… Read More