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Overcomers' is a mental health care practice in Colorado Springs.  We are located at 5585 Erindale Dr. Ste #204 Colorado Springs, CO 80918.  We have a passion for people and being a part of their experience as they overcome challenges.  What will you overcome?

Family/Couples Intake Questionnaire

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Questionnaire for Family/Couples Intakes. 

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Minor Intake Questionnaire

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Questionnaire for Minor Intakes.

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Adult Intake Questionnaire

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Qestionnaire for Adult Intakes.

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Jenifer Seas, LCSW Supervisor

Jenifer Seas, LCSW Supervisor
Jenifer Seas, LCSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker The life of a therapist: safety and risk, seeing people at their best and at their worst. Knowing what it is to be both human and humane. Most especially, being continually amazed at people's capacity to grow, and the strengths in the challenges they face. During my path to becoming a clinical soci...
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Shawna Fishman, LMFT, LAC Supervisor

Shawna Fishman, LMFT, LAC Supervisor
Shawna Fishman, LMFT, LAC  Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Congratulations on taking the next step on your journey to becoming a licensed therapist. You have chosen an exciting and rewarding career. I feel privileged to have had several amazing supervisors over the years who have helped me shape the clinician I have become. Finding the ...
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20 - Parenting Can Be Hard Quotes

20 - Parenting Can Be Hard Quotes

Parenting is one of the most challenging journeys of life and surely every parent agrees. No matter how much effort each parent puts in, it always feels like the tough days will never end.

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9 Parenting Tips for Disciplining Toddlers

Parenting Tips for Disciplining Toddlers

As a parent, it is your responsibility to teach discipline to your child no matter what's his/her age. Many parents think it is unnecessary to discipline and teach toddlers how to behave as they won't listen and understand them. If you too think the same, then you're mistaken.

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Top 20 Parenting Books

Top 20 Parenting Books

Parenting is never an easy process, not even for some of the most experienced parents out there. Each child brings unique challenges and mind-boggling situations that most parents are often unable to cope with. Parenting books help you better understand your child and their needs. But with the onslaught of information on the internet, which ones do you place your absolute trust in?

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Jenny Luttman, LPC Supervisor

Jenny Luttman, LPC Supervisor
Jenny Luttman, LPC  Licensed Professional Counselor I am excited that you are considering taking the next step in your journey toward becoming a licensed professional with me as your supervisor. I have found in my own personal experience that having a supervisor who is invested in my growth, knowledgeable, compassionate, and patient can m...
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Bonna Machlan, Ph.D., LPC, CAC III Supervisor

Bonna Machlan, Ph.D., LPC, CAC III Supervisor
Bonna Machlan, Ph.D., LPC, CAC III Licensed Professional Counselor As a seasoned therapist now, I still find it amazing to be doing the work I do in mental health and addictions. I literally started by, 'the seat of my pants' and 'learning on the fly' many years ago. I attribute all that I have learned about this field and about those&nbs...
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Sarah Martinez, LCSW Supervisor

Sarah Martinez, LCSW Supervisor
Sarah Martinez, LCSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker I am passionate about providing "best practice" care with clients and in supervision. I focus on the ethical responsibilities of a clinician, as well as operating from a best practices perspective. I provide a compassionate yet direct and active approach in clinical supervision, focusing on the s...
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Deborah Corbitt, LPC Supervisor

Deborah Corbitt, LPC Supervisor
Deborah Corbitt, LPC Licensed Professional Counselor I feel it is a tremendous honor and privilege to serve as a mental health professional working with clients on their journeys to reduce suffering and improve their quality of life.  With this great honor, I believe comes great responsibility. I am committed to providing my cli...
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Positive Reinforcements When Parenting Toddlers

Positive Reinforcements When Parenting Toddlers

The parenting arena is extremely challenging, especially when dealing with toddlers. Kids don’t have discipline and they don’t have an instinct to follow instructions.

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Can Your Parenting Cause ADHD?

Can Your Parenting Cause ADHD?

Are you a parent of a child who has ADHD?

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Can Parenting cause PTSD?

Can Parenting cause PTSD?

PTSD or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is mostly associated with veterans suffering from mental illnesses due to their traumatic experiences in a war zone. However, PTSD comes in many forms other than that.

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Why Parenting Is More Difficult Now (2021)

Why Parenting Is More Difficult Now (2021)

Are you a new parent struggling with the new responsibilities? Maybe you are wondering that you are the only one finding parenting to be more difficult now. Either way, you are not completely wrong about this notion; neither are you alone.

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Why Parenting Is Important

Why Parenting Is Important

Are you a new parent worried about parenting responsibilities or someone wondering if parenting the right way is that important?

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Donna Janiec, LPC

Donna Janiec, LPC
We all need help now and again through life's seasons and situations. I believe that we are created holistically (body, mind, spirit) with the ability for self-awareness, having freedom and responsibility for our lives. Individuals have needs for a unique identity and to be in relationship with others. We all have the desire to derive meaning and p...
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    • ADHD
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Penelope Hazinakis-Swainston, LPC

Penelope Hazinakis-Swainston, LPC
I have experience in a multitude of clinical settings including inpatient crisis stabilization, marriage counseling, dual diagnosis, and trauma-informed care.Together we will develop a plan to accomplish your goals and create the best version of you! I specialize in holistic and compassionate treatment and provide a non-judgmental environment in wo...
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Find The Right Fit

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    • Anthem (BCBS)
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    • Cigna
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    • Optum
    • UBH - Allsavers
    • UMR
    • Tricare
    • Individual
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    • Addiction
    • Alcohol Use
    • Anxiety
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality
    • Chronic Illness
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    • Chronic Relapse
    • Codependency
    • Coping Skills
    • Depression
    • Dissociative Disorders
    • Divorce
    • Domestic Abuse
    • Drug Abuse
    • Dual Diagnosis
    • Faith Issues
    • Grief
    • Life Transitions
    • Marital and Premarital
    • Obesity
    • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
    • Parenting
    • Relationship Issues
    • Self-Harming
    • Sexual Abuse
    • Spirituality
    • Substance Use
    • Trauma and PTSD
    • Women's Issues
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Tracey Lundy, LSW

Tracey Lundy, LSW
One of the strongest predictors of success in therapy is the connection you share with your therapist so finding the best fit is an important first step! I believe in the "therapeutic relationship," developing a relationship of trust and respect. We will work together to find the approach that best fits you--your needs, goals, and unique situation....
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Find The Right Fit

    • Office - 2175 Academy
    • Teletherapy
    • Aetna
    • Anthem (BCBS)
    • Kaiser
    • Cigna
    • Medicaid
    • UnitedHealthcare
    • Optum
    • UBH - Allsavers
    • UMR
    • Tricare
    • Adolescents (13-18)
    • Individual
    • Groups
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    • Addiction
    • Adolescent
    • Alcohol Use
    • Anger Management
    • Antisocial Personality
    • Anxiety
    • Behavioral Issues
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality
    • Career Counseling
    • Chronic Illness
    • Chronic Impulsivity
    • Chronic Pain
    • Chronic Relapse
    • Codependency
    • Coping Skills
    • Depression
    • Developmental Disorders
    • Dissociative Disorders
    • Divorce
    • Domestic Abuse
    • Domestic Violence
    • Drug Abuse
    • Dual Diagnosis
    • Faith Issues
    • Family Conflict
    • Grief
    • Infidelity
    • Life Coaching
    • Life Transitions
    • Peer Relationships
    • Relationship Issues
    • School Issues
    • Self Esteem
    • Self-Harming
    • Sexuality
    • Sexual Addiction
    • Sleep or Insomnia
    • Spirituality
    • Stress
    • Substance Use
    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Trauma and PTSD
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