Respark Blogs

The Respark Foundation

CONTACT: Heather McPherson, LPC-S, LMFT-S, CST intake@resparkfoundation.org www.resparkfoundation.org   The Respark Foundation Provides the Next Step of All-inclusive, Holistic and Educational Care to Survivors of Sexual Harm   AUSTIN, TX & DENVER, CO 4/6/2020 – Respark Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing sliding scale, trauma-informed care that offers the next step in recovery from…

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Dismantling the Myths of Teletherapy

By: Zanna Haney M.A., LPC-Intern, Supervised by Heather McPherson M.A, LPC-S, LMFT-S, CST This is a time when everything is moving to online platforms and digital media. This is something that we are accustomed to in other areas of our life, especially in the era of social media. However, it’s not something that many are…

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Free Online Support Group

by Taylor Spaziani, Respark Intake Specialist On Friday March 27th, 2020 we held our very first Free Respark Support Group to support those struggling through the trying times of the COVID-19 Pandemic. From our support group we shared personal stories and struggles and exchanged strategies and techniques for how to stay uplifted during this time. …

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Respark Foundation Launch

We are proud to announce Respark has launched a Foundation that is a 501(c)(3). The Respark Foundation’s mission is to provide all-inclusive, holistic and informed care to survivors of sexual harm through treating the body, mind and spirit. They help those that have experienced sexual abuse, rape, unwanted sexual advances and trauma find ways to…

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Sex on the Decline Among Teens and Young Adults

By Zanna Haney Sex is everywhere around us, but why are we having so little of it?   The statistics seem to show that sex is on the decline for teens and young adults in the United States. The CDC published “Trends in the Prevalence of Sexual Behaviors and HIV Testing” ranging from 1991 to…

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Burnout: The Hidden Reason Behind Your Decrease in Sexual Arousal

By Zanna Haney We all know the feeling of being overworked, overwhelmed, and just down-right exhausted. So many of us live in this state day after day and only have a short time, if we’re lucky, to decompress on the weekend. It’s when this occurs for weeks, months, and often years that we move from…

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After 10 years of practice, we are launching a blog!

Welcome to the Respark blog! After 10 years of practice, we decided it’s finally time to launch a blog. We’ll post articles, videos, interviews and other resources that we hope will be helpful to you in this journey. We’re excited to introduce you to our team and also share video interviews with them so you are…

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