Shawn Boggs Counseling PLLC Blog

Resolving Small Disagreements is A Big Deal

March 16, 2016

By Shawn Boggs Counseling, PLLC I once heard a professor in graduate school say to my peers who were often late to class, “If you can be habitually late, you can be habitually on time”. He always had a way with words. I chuckled at what he said- I never thought about it that way…

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You Change First

February 19, 2016

By Shawn Boggs Counseling, LMFT How and Why Change (Doesn’t) Takes Place in Marriage I once had a therapy supervisor who said, “No one wants change except a baby with a soiled diaper”. It’s true! In over 21 years of helping couples change, I rarely see anyone volunteer to “go first”. We all want the…

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Complaint in Grapevine

August 13, 2015

Complaint Complaint is a part of life that we all accept as normal. But it can also become a silent killer and set a hostile tone in your home if it isn’t contained. I recommend that when couples find themselves complaining too much (read my spouse complains too much) that they sit down together and…

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Criticism in Grapevine TX

August 13, 2015

Marriage Dilemma: Criticism or Insult? If you ask Siri the definition of criticism you will get, “Disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or short comings”. If you ask the definition of insult you will get: “A rude expression intended to offend or hurt”. The difference between the two is intent. Here’s my question for you:…

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Divorce Compensation in Grapevine

August 13, 2015

Divorce Compensation Despite the common occurrence of divorce in the United States, it is still very difficult and painful  for adults and kids to navigate through. And while people can almost always recall when their parents sat them down as kids to share the bad news, it is life after divorce (italicize) where the greatest…

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Do This And You Won’t Go Through Divorce

August 13, 2015

Do This And You Won’t Go Through Divorce It’s well known that for the last several years, the divorce rate in the United States is 1 out of every 2 marriages. What isn’t well documented or articulated is why. Why is the current trend of over three decades of divorce holding at such a high…

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Sarcasm

August 13, 2015

By Shawn Boggs Counseling, LMFT Sarcasm in Marriage Are you a big joker or a big jerk? Everyone enjoys a good laugh. It can make difficult moments easier and provide healthy perspective. Remember the character John Bender in The Breakfast Club as the sarcastic teenager who asks his arrogant teacher, “Does Barry Manilow know that…

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You Change First

August 13, 2015

You Change First I once had a therapy supervisor who said, “No one wants change except a baby with a soiled diaper”. It’s true. In over 20 years of helping couples, I rarely see anyone volunteer to “go first”. We all want the benefits of change as long as our spouses do the work. Unfair.…

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Pornography in Grapevine

August 13, 2015

Pornography: Progression and Treatment By Shawn D. Boggs, LMFT, M.MFT Pornography damage among many men and couples has been on the increase over the last several years. And no wonder, with online pornography sales exceeding two billion dollars each year. It is often a presenting problem in counseling and co-exists with depression, anxiety, anger, acts…

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Shawn is professional and deeply cares for the individuals he counsels. I refer clients to Shawn and have been for years and have received positive feedback from the individuals/couples that I have sent his way. He is a man of integrity. There is one issue that I must add before signing off and that is I miss working in the same location with him.
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I have known Shawn Boggs for 20 years and can attest to his outstanding character and trustworthiness. He is a skilled and compassionate therapist and I have relied on in expertise over the years. I recommend Shawn enthusiastically and without reservation.
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I have known Shawn for four years. He is a trustworthy, compassionate, and giving individual. Shawn has been an inspiration to me personally and professionally. His knowledge and experience in dealing with marriage and family conflicts puts him high above other counselors in his field. I highly recommend Shawn as a therapist
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Shawn Boggs Counseling PLLC
1000 Texan Trail #221
Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 328-6139

OFFICE HOURS
Monday11am - 7pm
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