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Tips for Starting a Family Asheville NC

For many couples in Asheville, there comes a time when the relationship evolves to a place where you turn your thoughts to the future and continuing your lineage by having children.

Mrs. Vivian Roberti
Vivian Roberti, L.C.S.W.
(828) 545-7284
20 Battery Park Ave. Suite 604
Asheville, NC
Credentials
Credentials: L.C.S.W. M.S.W.
Licensed in North Carolina
30 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Parenting Issues, Pregnancy/Childbirth, Sexual Abuse/Rape, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Life Transitions, Anger Management, Men's Issues, Wo
Populations Served
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics), Children of Divorce, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual, Military/Veterans, Caregivers, Step Families, Grandparents
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Children (6-12), Adolescents (13-17), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Linda Jane Curtis
(828) 242-9556
Asheville, NC
Practice Areas
Couples & Family, Sexual Abuse Recovery, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
Certifications
National Certified Counselor

Robin Harris
(828) 775-5506
Asheville, NC
Practice Areas
Addictions and Dependency, Clinical Mental Health, Eating Disorders, Couples & Family, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
Certifications
National Certified Counselor

Dr. David M Karesh
(828) 423-0365
16 Arlington St
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Addictions or Substance Abuse,Anxiety or Fears,Chronic Pain or Illness,Depression,Dissociative Disorders,Gay Lesbian Issues,HIV/AIDS,Personality Disorders,Relationship Issues,Trauma and PTSD
Education
PhD in Clinical Psychology.This is the highest degree possible for a psychotherapist.
Insurance
Yes

Anna Frost
(828) 263-4228
Asheville Consultation125 Tacoma Circle
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Depression, Anxiety or Fears, Divorce, Dissociative Disorders
Qualification
School: Naropa University
Year of Graduation: 1992
Years In Practice: 15+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults
Average Cost
$90 - $120
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes

Ms. Yvonne Gilbert
WNC.Counseling & Educational Training Services
(828) 648-8052
Post Office Box 30
Canton, NC
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW,QCSW, Diplomate, C-ATODSW
Licensed in North Carolina
30 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.), Addictions/Substance, Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Bipolar Disorders, Child Abuse and Neglect, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Domestic Violence, Family Dysfunction, Forensic, Interpersonal Relationships, Obsessive/C
Populations Served
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics), AIDS/HIV+, Children of Divorce, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual, Transgendered, Military/Veterans, Offenders/Perpetrators, Immigrants/Refugees, Step Families, Cancer Patients, Interracial Families/Couples, Biracial
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Children (6-12), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59)

Data Provided by:
Scott Meltsner
(828) 255-0146
Asheville, NC
Practice Areas
Childhood & Adolescence, Clinical Mental Health, Couples & Family, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill, Mental Health/Agency Counseling
Certifications
National Certified Counselor
Language Proficiencies
Spanish, French

Robbie Hendon
(828) 274-1415
Asheville, NC
Practice Areas
Clinical Mental Health, Eating Disorders, Couples & Family, School, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
Certifications
National Certified Counselor

Jill Long
(828) 252-1054
Asheville, NC
Practice Areas
Childhood & Adolescence, Clinical Mental Health, Couples & Family, School, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
Certifications
National Certified Counselor

Dr. Barry Rand
(828) 394-1198
1 Zillicoa St.
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Relationship Issues, Child or Adolescent, Divorce
Qualification
School: Virginia Commonwealth University
Year of Graduation: 1998
Years In Practice: 7 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults
Average Cost
$120 - $130
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes

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Tips for Starting a Family

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The Ins and Outs of Starting a Family

Author: Andrew Regan

For many couples, there comes a time when the relationship evolves to a place where you turn your thoughts to the future and continuing your lineage by having children. Children are a rite of passage for billions of people that many feel brings you forward to a new maturity, to new responsibility and to the opening of an overwhelming and powerful love that will bring not only a new life into the world, but your current relationships even closer.

Starting a family is, for many, magical - and it's no mean feat, either. There's so much to think about when planning for a baby that some people may yearn for a simpler time when you didn't need to think about money, job juggling and a heap of other issues affecting your lives - but, however, society dictates otherwise.

With most responsible, mature adults, the time for thinking about a baby normally comes when the couple have achieved some financial stability and can afford to cope with the tumult of a newborn child and maintain this stability. Whether one person has a high-paying job or both have relatively good salaries, this is one of the most important aspects of preparing for a child: being able to afford it.

Owning your own home is another important factor - though it can really come under the financial security aspect. By owning your home, or being well on the way to doing so, you introduce another level of stability into the mix that can make all the difference when coping with the stress of your first child.

Another kind of stability that is equally, or perhaps even more important, than finances is the stability of the couple's relationship. This may seem like an obvious point to touch on but it is paramount that both sides of the relationship are completely committed to themselves, one another and the little life they plan to bring into the world - because just think what could happen if any of these aspects weren't present.

Having a child is a wonderful thing. But the easiest way of going about it is to ensure that you're in the best environment for a baby. If you aren't quite there yet, it could be unfair to introduce a new life into the world with a disadvantage that could be avoided through patience and time. And that's not to mention various other things like having the room at home, affording medical expenses for the baby and yourself - even things like getting a car and a life insurance quote should be considered. And maybe one day your 'be prepared' attitude will be present in that of your child - a sure sign of promise!

Andrew Regan writes for a digital marketing agency. This article has been commissioned by a client of said agency. This article is not designed to promote, but should be considered professional content.

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