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Mid-Life Career Counseling

Rediscover passion and potential in your career. Midlife transitions are not an end but a new beginning, and together, we’ll find your way.

Goldfinch Counseling

Examine Your Work Life & Make Changes

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When Work Feels Monotonous

Perhaps work feels like being caught in a perpetual gray day. As you sit at your desk each morning, you feel the weight of all the years that have come before, each one filled with the same tasks and the same scenery.

Your job used to be a source of pride, something you enjoyed, even. But now, it feels monotonous, a repeated rhythm that’s slowly draining you of energy and purpose.

Sometimes, you catch yourself staring at the computer screen for minutes on end, lost in a sea of spreadsheets or endless email threads. It feels like you’re stuck in an endless loop, where your life is on autoplay, and you are just going through the motions.

Every day is just like the previous one, and every tomorrow seems to be a mirror image of today.

What Work Could Be If Things Were Different

Maybe the realization that you want more from your work, more from your life, is a bitter pill to swallow.

Do you dream of a career that stirs your passion, a role that ignites a fire within you and allows you to feel that what you’re doing is truly meaningful?

Do you long for something different – a career where you wake up excited to face the day ahead, a life that feels vibrant and dynamic?

But then reality hits. You’re not in my twenties anymore. You have responsibilities and obligations that don’t afford you the luxury of just chasing your dreams. You have a mortgage to pay, a family to support, and other financial commitments that prevent you from taking that giant leap of faith.

Maybe life feels like a gilded cage – the door to the wide-open world of possibilities feels like it’s locked shut. Or even if it’s open, it’s scary to think about leaving the security of the cage.

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Hope Among the Uncertainty and Fear

Maybe the hardest part is not knowing – the uncertainty of what to do next, how to find a career that’s fulfilling, and whether you are even capable of making such a profound change at this stage of your life.

It feels like standing at the edge of a precipice, wanting to jump but afraid of falling.

Perhaps you are filled with questions and self-doubt. You ask yourself, “Am I too old to start over? Would I be able to learn a new skill, a new trade? Would I be taking a foolish risk?”.

Despite the uncertainty and fear, there’s still hope. Maybe there is a tiny flame that refuses to be extinguished – the dream of a different life, a fulfilling career, still lingers.

Every so often, when the weight of the mundane gets too heavy, you allow yourself to dream – to imagine a life where you get to do something you love, something that makes a difference.

It feels distant, but it’s a flicker of light in the greyness, a spark of color in the monochrome.

Let’s explore what is and isn’t working for you and grow that flicker of light into a life and career that sparks joy and passion – that makes you jump out of bed in the morning, eager to greet the day and make a difference.

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Our Location

We see therapy clients in-person and online from our Plano, Texas office.

Frisco Location (In-Person Therapy Sessions)
2770 Main Street, Suite 145
Frisco TX 75033

Most of our clients are from:

  • Allen
  • Plano
  • Frisco
  • Murphy
  • McKinney
  • Prosper
  • Richardson
  • Dallas

Schedule an appointment, and let’s get you on a better path.