March 4, 2021

What should I expect during my first therapy appointment?

Seeking counseling or therapy can feel a bit nerve wracking. You don’t know what to expect, and the thought of vulnerability can be overwhelming. That’s TOTALLY […]
January 11, 2021

How do I protect my child from Human Trafficking?

Parents from across Myrtle Beach have asked for ways to help protect their children from Human Trafficking. Before we jump into the do’s and don’ts, let’s […]
December 30, 2020

Question: Can your trauma counselor explain how trauma affects your brain?

Trauma counselors in Myrtle Beach, and beyond have been researching and studying the effects of trauma in the brain for years! Trauma is stored in the […]
December 30, 2020

Question: How does DBT help with anxiety?

Our Myrtle Beach therapists and Surfside Beach therapists use DBT to help clients decrease anxiety. Anxiety can often feel paralyzing. DBT is a type of therapy […]
December 30, 2020

Question: My son is experiencing anxiety about virtual learning. Help!

Covid-19 has caused many schools to transition to virtual learning modalities in order to ensure the safety of staff and students. Many parents, like yourself, have […]
December 30, 2020

Question: How do I know if I have PTSD?

PTSD counselors are available to help you in Myrtle Beach and Surfside Beach. Call Oceanic Counseling today! PTSD is an anxiety disorder that affects many people. […]
December 30, 2020

Question: I just got divorced. How do I co-parent with my ex?

Thank you for keeping your children in mind as you’re going through this transition! Unless co-parenting poses a serious threat to you or your children’s well-being; […]
December 19, 2020

Question: I’m so upset about having to stay home for the Holidays! How do I deal with this?

Many of us had to break away from our traditional holiday plans due to COVID-19.  It’s very difficult because we often look forward to this time with […]
February 2, 2020

Question: What is Prolonged Exposure Therapy?

Prolonged exposure takes form in helping you gradually confront traumatic events, and memories. There are 2 core components of Prolonged Exposure Therapy. One is Imaginal exposure and the […]