Brock Hansen - YourTango Expert Partner, Author, Counselor/Therapist, Family Coach, Health Coach, Hypnotherapist, Life Coach, Marriage and Family Therapist, Relationship Coach, Social Worker, Speaker/Presenter, Wellness Coach - Washington, DC
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Brock Hansen (LICSW,MSW)

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Phone 202-656-3801

Fax: 202-204-6100


Newtown: The Grief, The Anger, and the Shame

When news of a tragedy like the one in Newtown, CT this week hits us, most of us experience sadness, followed sooner or later by anger.  This is a normal part of Grief, a complicated emotional process that is associated with a loss.  Though most of us have not lost a loved one, we have all experienced ...

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Bullying: What Can Parents Do? [EXPERT}

All children experience bullying.  If they are not the target of a bully, or engaging in   bullying behavior themselves, they will witness bullying and be affected by it.  As a witness, the child will either identify with the target and feel shame, fear, and vulnerability, or with ...

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How Can I Help During Christmas?

The post Thanksgiving season has been criticized as a time of greedy frenzy, when the balance sheets of retailers are swept into the black by waves of frantic shoppers bingeing on the illusions of good deals and marching to the mantra of “What can I get for Christmas?”  Although much of the ...

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4 Tips To Make The Most Of An 'Aha' Moment

We've all had aha moments ... that sudden thrill of something you hadn't understood before, the glimpse of a possibility, that moment when you finally "get it." Read More

5 Ways To Be Happier In A Relationship

The search for happiness has been a topic in popular psychology recently and the consensus of several gurus has been that we humans are wired to be most content when our lives are focused on love and work. ...

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Brock Hansen

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Anxiety Issues


Eating & Food Issues



Time in Practice:

25 years +

I practice in:

All areas, please inquire

Additional Expertise:



Family Coach

Health Coach


Life Coach

Marriage and Family Therapist

Relationship Coach

Social Worker


Wellness Coach

I offer my services:

At my office


Via Skype

I am fluent in:


Licence information:

Expiration 7/31/15
Number LC00301160

Articles by Brock Hansen

Newtown: The Grief, The Anger, and the Shame

The emotional response to a national tragedy needs to be understood and accepted for healthy healing


Bullying: What Can Parents Do? [EXPERT}

Bullying is something every child will experience. Parents can prepare children for this reality.

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How Can I Help During Christmas?

How to be happy in a season focused on getting stuff, when the shopping deadlines overwhelm us.

4 Tips To Make The Most Of An 'Aha' Moment [EXPERT]

4 Tips To Make The Most Of An 'Aha' Moment

An "aha moment" is an epiphany or revelation. Have you had one lately?

5 Ways To Be Happier In A Relationship [EXPERT]

5 Ways To Be Happier In A Relationship

It takes effort to make a happy relationship last.

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101 Ways to Enhance Your Career
Shame and Anger: The Criticism Connection

Brock Hansen

All Specialties

Addiction, Anger Management, Anxiety Issues, Chronic Pain/Disability or Illness, Communication Problems, Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Depression, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Drug and Alcohol, Eating & Food Issues, Family Support, Grief, Loss, & Bereavement, Health Coach, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Life Management, Life Transitions, NLP, Parenting, Phobias/OCD, Post Traumatic Stress / Trauma, Stepfamilies, Stress Management, Wellness