Procrastination & Depression

“Maybe later…” Do underlined depressive symptoms unconsciously contribute to procrastination or do procrastination behaviors lead to feelings of depression?  The intersection of procrastination and depression is a weighted and interesting picture of overall mental health.  Depressed feelings and procrastination are very common occurrences.  At Louis Laves-Webb, LCSW, LPC-S & Associates we’ve supported numerous clients to…

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Does Intimacy Even Exist?

Erikson Development  Psychologist Erik Erikson postulated that human beings have certain inalienable developmental tasks that are associated with each stage of our lives from crib to grave.  These stages, he suggested, are binary and that we either “successfully” accomplish a given stage or we become entrenched in a form of “arrested development” as we encounter…

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All About Anxiety Tics

Anxiety disorders can range in breadth and scope and can be significantly varied in their presentation.  They can include social anxieties, perfectionism, obsessive thoughts coupled with compulsive behaviors, cutting, eating disorders, phobias, and tics.  It is common to have a cluster of anxiety symptoms and although we are going to look more deeply at nervous…

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impact of pandemic on mental health.

Impact of Pandemic on Mental Health

Throughout the Coronavirus pandemic, the demand for therapy skyrocketed. Due to the rampant increase of anxiety and depression due to the uncertainty of the time, many people have looked to counselors or therapists to talk through their feelings. As the demand for therapists skyrocketed, so did the number of clients that they were taking on.…

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