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Counseling Helps Cultivate Healthy Relationships


Counseling Helps Cultivate Healthy Relationships


Every relationship is unique, and people are in a relationship for varied reasons. Regardless of what relationship you’re in, you want it to be strong and healthy. A good bond with people is probably one of life’s best supports. A fulfilling relationship can improve all aspects of your life, make you feel better, encourage personal growth, help promote positivity, and enable you to collaborate with others.

A good relationship doesn’t happen overnight. It is an investment that involves time, energy and skills. The more you put in, the more you get something in return. However, somewhere along the way, human frailties of selfishness, envy, lust, failure to forgive, etc. come to the fore and destroy relationships. While there are basic principles to follow to achieve a healthy relationship, it often takes counseling to build, maintain, or repair the connection, whether with your spouse, children, parents, friends, or business partner.


If you Need Help

When problems in your relationship seem too overwhelming, you can reach out for help. A number of counseling options that directly focus on relationship are available.

  • Couples/Marriage Counseling– There is more to the commitment from couples in resolving conflicts. It may take qualified outside help to see the problems from another perspective. With counseling for couples, you may find that the issues are soluble through effective communication. Couples who have lost the “spark” will benefit from this type of counseling as they learn to manage the issues and take the steps to effect the necessary changes.
  • Family Counseling – The entire family is involved in this type of counseling. It is designed to help the family unit to address the symptoms that affect the stability of the structure. After identifying the issues, the family is assisted to develop conflict resolution strategies and in the process helps to strengthen the family bond.
  • Relationship Counseling – The relationship doesn’t have to be on the romantic level. Friends, employer-employees, or business partners may benefit from this type of counseling that aims to improve the behavior patterns of interaction. The therapist will work to identify negative behaviors and provide methods how they can be corrected.
  • Individual Counseling – Sometimes you or someone you know may be in need of help that can’t be provided by the people around. It is not always possible to fulfill everyone’s needs, while others have the right kind of help to offer. Resolving relationship issues may be accomplished by seeking professional counseling.


Where to Find Help You Need

Carolina Counseling Services – Fuquay-Varina, NC contracts independently with licensed and professional counselors who have long years of experience in providing counseling services to couples, families, teens/children, and individuals with relationship issues. Call to schedule your appointment and let our counselors help to make your relationship healthy and strong again.


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Confidential / Private Sessions

Carolina Counseling Services – Fuquay-Varina, NC contracts with Licensed professional counselors/therapists/psychologists that provide a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Carolina Counseling Services – Fuquay-Varina, NC contracts with friendly, caring therapists who assist adult individuals, couples, families, and children with resolving issues and getting back to enjoying their lives. Whether you are non-military or military, it will always been a pleasure to work with you. CCS and the independently contracted therapists are able and happy to assist active duty dependents and retired military and their families.

Serving Areas: Carolina Counseling Services – Fuquay-Varina, NC

Counties: Wake County NC

Cities: Fuquay-Varina NC, Holly Springs NC, Angier NC, Duncan NC, Chalybeate Springs NC, Feltonville NC, Garner NC, Kennebec NC, Willow Springs NC, Cokesbury NC, Holland NC, Wilbon NC, Apex NC

Zip Codes: 27501, 27502, 27523, 27526, 27529, 27539, 27540, 27592

We are located at:

Carolina Counseling Services - Fuquay-Varina, NC
602 E. Academy St. Ste. 103
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

(910) 624-6973

602 E. Academy St. Suite 102

Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

How Do I Set Up my FIRST Appointment?

  • Call: (910) 624-6973 (Fastest way to schedule)
  • Text: (910) 308-3291 (Reply will be via phone)
  • Click here and use our Contact Form (You must include your phone number, because replies will only be made by telephone to ensure security/privacy)
  • Call or Text for your New Patient Appointment Anytime!
  • Appointment scheduling for NEW clients: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:15pm
  • New client appts may be scheduled when therapists have openings, which may include daytime, evenings and weekends.
  • Established/Standing Appointments are made directly with your therapist!
  • Referrals: MOST beneficiaries do NOT need a Referral!

View the independently contracted, Caring, Licensed Therapists. Who is the Best Fit for you?

  • Kimberly Tran, PhD, HSP-P

    Specializes in: (Ages 18+) Individuals, Couples, anxiety, PTSD, trauma (adults who have experienced childhood physical, emotional and/or sexual abuse, Wounded Warrior) grief and loss, relationship issues, addiction, recovery, co-occuring substance abuse, couple/marital concerns, personality disorders, mood disorders.
    Insurance: BCBS, Tricare (to include Tricare Prime), Medicare and cash
    Location: Fuquay-Varina, NC

  • Laura Coyle, PhD, HSP-P

    Specializes in: (Ages 3+) Children, Adolescents, Couples, Individuals, Family, anxiety, persistent sadness and depression, mood swings, responses to trauma, grief, behavioral concerns, autism spectrum disorders, attention difficulties, excessive procrastination, challenges related to physical health concerns, relational conflicts, problematic alcohol or drug use, problematic eating patterns, communication difficulties, Affirmative and Multiculturally Competent Counseling, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
    Insurance: BCBS, Tricare (to include Tricare Prime) Medicare and cash

    Credit Cards: Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express

    Location: Fuquay-Varina, NC

  • Teshia Utley-McKoy, MS, LPC

    Specializes in: (Ages 4+) Children, Adolescents, Individuals, Marriage and Couples counseling, Anxiety issues, Parent-child relational issues, Spirituality, Behavior Management, ADHD, ODD, PTSD Trauma, Self-Esteem, Depression, Grief and Loss, Adjustment and Transitional Issues, Coping Skills, Christian counseling.
    Insurance: BCBS, Tricare (to include Tricare Prime), HSA/FSA and cash

    Credit Cards: Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express

    Location: Fuquay-Varina, NC

  • Rachel Macko, LCSW

    Specializes in: (Ages 18+) Adults, Individuals, Anxiety, Panic Disorder, OCD, Depression, Mood Disorders, PTSD, Trauma, Acute Stress Disorder, Chronic Pain/Health Concerns, Grief and Loss, Adjustment/Transitional Issues, Coping issues, Sleep Issues, Communication issues. Mindfulness Training and EMDR are available.
    Insurance: BCBS, Medicare, Tricare Prime/Select, Cash, HSA and FSA accepted

    Credit Cards: Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express

    Location: Fuquay-Varina, NC
  • Sherry Horowitz, LCSW

    Specializes in: (Ages 10+) Children, Adolescents/Teens, Adults, Individuals, Couples, Families, Communication Skills, Mood Disorders, Adjustment Disorders, ADHD, Couples/Marriage Counseling, Grief and Loss, Parenting Issues, Panic Attacks, Issues Related to Military Families, Self-Esteem, Sleep Issues, Positive Behavior Modification, Eating Disorders, Anxiety or Fears, Depression, Self-esteem, Body Image Issues, Grief and loss, ADHD in girls and women
    Insurance: BCBS, Medicare, Tricare, HSA/FSA and cash

    Credit Cards: Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express

    Location: Fuquay-Varina, NC