Leslie Petruk, Marriage and Family Therapist

Leslie Petruk - Marriage and Family Therapist, Author, Counselor/Therapist, Divorce Coach, Family Coach, Life Coach, Relationship Coach, Speaker/Presenter, YourTango Expert Partner - Charlotte, NC
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Marriage and Family Therapist



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1106 Harding Place
Charlotte, NC
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"You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face"                   ...

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The Truth About Happiness: Why Finding Your Purpose Is The Answer

Do you ever have those times when you have been on the go non-stop trying to stay on top of all your responsibilities and get all the necessary things on your "to do" list accomplished — and then it hits you like a ton of bricks. You don't have one more ounce of energy to keep going. All ...

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What The Country Can Learn From the Connecticut School Shooting

Our nation as a whole tends to stigmatize and minimize the reality and the extent of the impact of mental health issues on our country.  Mental health is always on the top of the list when budgets are slashed on local, state, and national levels.  Insurance companies are making excessive profits ...

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How to Talk to Your Child About the Newtown School Shooting

It's unthinkable that when you send your child off to school you would ever receieve a call such as those parents in Newtown, CT did on December 14th.  It's a parents worst nighmare.  My heart aches for those families, as I know everyone's does.  As a parent or one who works with ...

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Guilt Free Parenting: 8 ways to avoid the guilt trap

We've all experienced it...the dreaded parenting guilt.  You blame yourself whenever you see your child fail or if they are unhappy or struggling.  You beat yourself up after you lose your cool when your child misbehaves, you wonder how you have failed your child when they come home with a bad test ...

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What If The Teacher Is The Bully?

As a child & family therapist who has been in practice for over 15 years, it has been surprising how many children and families present with a depressed or anxious child only to find out that a contributing part of the problem is the way the child is being treated by their school Read More

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CredentialsBCC, LPC, MA, NCC
Time in Practice10 years +
I practice inAll areas, please inquire
Additional ExpertiseAuthor
Counselor/Therapist
Divorce Coach
Family Coach
Life Coach
Relationship Coach
Speaker/Presenter
YourTango Expert Partner
I offer my servicesAt my office
Telephone
Via Skype
I am fluent inEnglish
Licence informationExpiration 7/1/14
Number 4290
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CredentialsBCC, LPC, MA, NCC
Time in Practice10 years +
I practice inAll areas, please inquire
Additional ExpertiseAuthor
Counselor/Therapist
Divorce Coach
Family Coach
Life Coach
Relationship Coach
Speaker/Presenter
YourTango Expert Partner
I offer my servicesAt my office
Telephone
Via Skype
I am fluent inEnglish
Licence informationExpiration 7/1/14
Number 4290
Latest Expert Videos