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When is the Right Time to Seek Counseling?

Have you ever thought about seeing a counselor?  People seek counseling for a variety of reasons.  You don’t have to be “crazy” or have a serious mental health problem to benefit from therapy. Family Services counselors know that each day they will meet clients that...

Summer Fun on a Budget

Summer is almost over! The bell will soon ring for school to start again & we will all recover from this extended recess period. Money will be spent on uniforms & school supplies. Arguments will occur over bed time & getting out of bed in the morning will...

Myth Busting: The Involvement of CPS in Your Domestic Abuse Case

Breaking free from an abuser is extremely difficult and can be a very stressful and trying time for mothers and their children.  Common misconceptions about Child Protective Services can make things harder, or even make victims hesitant to leave their abuser. Here are...

Working to End Domestic Violence in Southeast Texas

Family Services of Southeast Texas announced this week that they will expand their Batterer’s Intervention and Prevention Program to include a weekly class in Orange.  “Our classes in Beaumont and Port Arthur have been very successful,” said Executive Director Janet...

Is He Going To Change This Time?

In our previous post, we showed a powerful video of a male batterer named Travis, who did commit to change and was very successful. If you are a victim of domestic violence, your partner may be mandated to attend, or is considering attending our Batterers Intervention...