The start of a new year offers a fresh opportunity to prioritize your mental health. Embracing this new beginning often involves reevaluating how we care for ourselves, setting attainable goals, nurturing our relationships, and seeking support when needed. It’s about making conscious choices that align with our mental and emotional health, laying a foundation for […]
Getting started with family counseling can feel like stepping into the unknown. You might be wondering what this journey entails and how it could impact your Orange County family’s dynamic. It’s a path lined with questions, uncertainty, concern, and hope. This guide will walk you through what to expect from family counseling, taking the mystery out […]
The Thanksgiving feasts are long gone in Orange County, but there may be lingering feelings from that first family gathering of the holiday season. For many, the festive spirit often matches our sunny skies. However, you may be left feeling a lingering sense of anxiety, misunderstanding, and family tension. If you’re feeling stress and anxiety […]
The holiday season, a time of joy and festivity for some, can ironically cast a shadow of depression for others. As the days get shorter and the seasonal pressure mounts, feelings of sadness, loneliness, and anxiety can intensify. Managing depression during this time requires understanding, compassion, and effective strategies. At Mariposa Center, a cornerstone of […]
Why are gender-specific therapy options important for recovery? Find out in a new post from Mariposa Center!
Do you or your loved ones know what to expect from substance abuse counseling? Get answers in this new Mariposa post!
What should I do if I need mental health help but I can’t afford it? Mental wellness and treatment aren’t just for the privileged or well-off. At Mariposa Center, we have worked with historically underserved communities since 1977 because we understand that anyone can have mental health challenges, and everyone deserves access to the treatment […]
What are the different types of equine therapy – and which one could be right for you? Get the answers you’re looking for in this new post.
Are equine therapy benefits real? They are, and they’re spectacular. Find out why in our latest blog post.
Why is understanding the link between trauma & addiction so important for recovery? Get answers in our new blog post.