& Family Therapy
often seek psychotherapy when they have tried other approaches
to solving a personal problem,
such as people who
alcohol or drug addiction, phobias
(such as a fear of heights), anxiety
and obsessive/compulsive disorders.
may want to talk to a therapist about problems they would
feel uncomfortable discussing with friends or family, such
as being sexually abused as a child.
Dr. Houle is
a psychologist who is objective, knowledgeable about emotional
problems, and has his patients best interests at heart.
develops educational and treatment techniques that can be
tailored to each individual's needs.
steps characterize his approach:
what the individual can do to ameliorate the problem;
a program to weaken undesirable behavior and strengthen
desirable substitute behavior;
out the treatment program according to sound psychological
with psychological disorders can
disturbing symptoms that make it difficult for them to work,
relate to others, and cope with the demands of everyday
Dr. Houle can