Let’s focus on Mental Health this International Women’s Day
International Women’s Day is a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women around the world. It is a day to recognize the progress that has been made in the [ continue reading ]
Celebrating Galentine’s Day
Galentine’s Day is one of my favorite holidays of the year because I have amazing gal pals… but that hasn’t always been the case. You and I both know that female friendships don’t always come easy.
Hello 2023, Adios 2022
Create the highest grandest vision possible for your life, because you become what you believe.” Oprah Winfrey As we start a new year let’s agree to ditch the impossible and often judgmental resolution-making and [ continue reading ]
Shocktober: Staying Sane during Spooky Season
Anyone who knows me will know that I LOVE scary movies. I couldn’t be more thrilled that the spooky season is upon us! However, in a recent discussion with my besties, who are also [ continue reading ]
Harry has been reading Brené Brown and it Shows.
Harry has been reading Brené Brown and it shows. My sister and I were among the many people who flocked to the recent magical Harry Styles concert here in Austin. It was probably our [ continue reading ]
Dear Brown Girl….We get it!
іHola! Samantha Davila, LCSW here joined by Alma Mena, LCSW-S, we are both therapists at Austin Therapy For Girls and love working with Latinas! September 15th, is the start of Hispanic Heritage Month and [ continue reading ]
Stress and Girls
Elementary School Middle School High School Sibling rivalry Friendship struggles Any changes in family Death or loss of pet Academic pressures Lack of sleep/nutrition Moving from elementary Increased friend drama Academic pressure increases Developmental [ continue reading ]
Four Puberty Myths to Bust
Pre.S. We’re hosting a puberty workshop at Austin Therapy for Girls on July 14th, 2022 from 4-6 pm for girls aged 8-13. Puberty can be a confusing, frustrating, and scary time if you don’t have [ continue reading ]
Swifties Unite, Here’s 15 Things you Need to Know this Summer
Sarah here: I love working with teen girls and their families. I couldn’t believe how I found myself awkwardly fumbling our way through high school a little over ten years ago! Taylor Swift was [ continue reading ]
Six Therapy Tools learned from Never Have I Ever Show
Move over Euphoria. There’s a new show in town – or I should say new season of a show you could actually watch with your mother. …We’re talking about the Mindy Kaling Netflix hit [ continue reading ]