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6 tips to help if you are dumped during the Holidays

6 tips to help if you are dumped during the Holidays

Getting “let go of,” separated or “dumped” is one of the most humiliating, depressing, and emotionally difficult experiences most of us will ever go through. For many couples, feeling more distance and tension are preludes that their partner isn’t happy and wants out of the relationship.

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They're turning to someone else in search of appreciation.

The #1 Reason Men Cheat

We all know that men (and likely women for that matter) cheat because the sex isn't that good anymore or they've found something better elsewhere, right?

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Where do you fit in terms of personality?

Which Personality Type Are You?

Whether you are looking to improve a good relationship, find your soul mate, or understand a difficult partner, by gaining an understanding of the nine universal personality types you will be more aware of your own traits, appreciate your partner more, judge less, align a potential match, and possibly welcome your personality differences.

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Simply taking a walk can instantly add fun and laughter to your life!

Fun Is The Best Medicine For Happiness

Do you have fun every day? The kind of fun that Cyndi Lauper knew that girls wanted to have, although she chose to ignore the poor guys! The fun that makes you run out on a sunny day and play in the park with or without children? The type of fun that makes you crank up the stereo and go dancing through the house bellowing at the top of your lungs, despite the fact that dogs are howling outside? If you don't do this on occasion, you're really missing out! In fact, you could be self-sabotaging your everyday goals by not incorporating fun into your daily existence.

Healing The Fear Of Intimacy

Healing The Fear Of Intimacy

Why would someone be afraid of intimacy? Don't we all want to feel close and connected with someone? Yes, of course we want that, but there are very real fears that keep us from opening to emotional intimacy in a primary relationship. The Fears What is the first fearful thought you think when you think of feeling close to someone?

Three's a Crowd!

Three's a Crowd!

Welcome back to Sex and the Psychological City! If you have read my earlier posts, you are familiar with my confession that I was a hipper psychotherapist when my go-to girlfriends -- Carrie, Samantha, Miranda and Charlotte -- were on the air, with fresh new material on everything from masturbation to marriage.

Is Sex Sinful?

Is Sex Sinful?

Hundreds of thousands, more than likely millions, of people have grown up being taught that sex is a sin. It is considered dirty and should only be done to produce new life, and even then it should be done quickly and with extreme secrecy. In some ancient societies, if a woman was raped within a town or village not only was her attacker stoned to death, but so was she!

5 Communication Issues in Relationships

5 Communication Issues in Relationships

Often in our relationships we struggle with communication. There are truly a vast amount of issues, troubles, and concerns in regards to communicating with our partners. In this short article, I am going to touch on just five of those. Instead of saying, "We just don't communicate anymore," we need to become aware what walls are standing in the midst of our communication. What is stopping us from talking to or hearing our partner? We mustn't play the blame game either. When we take a real look at the walls - the blocks - in our communication we might be surprised.

Who's Hiring Right Now

Who's Hiring Right Now

By Mary Schwager, GalTime.com Consumer Watchdog Are you looking for a job? Think the holidays aren't a good time to get a new gig? Wrong! Now is the time to get your application in! Some industries are hiring seasonal staff and that part-time job you land could help you to work your way into a full-time position. What industries are hiring? What's the secret to getting the gig? Employers revealed their secrets to CareerBuilder in a new survey.