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Barbara Wasserman, LICSW

Barbara Wasserman, LICSW: Psychotherapist and Life Transition Coach; is the owner of Barbara Wasserman Coaching and a partner at Counseling Collaborative. Barbara created and leads the "Beyond The Empty Nest" and "Moving Beyond Divorce" Workshop series and coaches busy people navigating transitions in their lives to make the rest of their lives the best of their lives. Barbara is a speaker on Empty Nesting and Life Transitions and her work has been featured in the Huffington Post and Barbara is married and has launched her three daughters ages 27, 24 and 20.

Barbara is a psychotherapist and life transition coach. You can find her at This post was originally featured there.  As is the case for all of us, you will likely find yourself grieving your parents at some point in your lifetime. You feel like an orphan, as you try to find your way. Hopefully …

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