The challenges of everyday life can often create the need for families to seek support. Family counseling offers help for families to improve communication and resolve conflict. Family counseling encourages families to grow and change to benefit themselves as individuals and as a family unit. When working with divorced and blended families, the mental health of a family begins to play an even larger role. Strengthening the family relationships, parenting abilities, and decreasing family conflict allow children to thrive and families to grow stronger together.