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Relationship Expert: Mental Illness Facebook Chat
Join us for an open Q&A about relationships and mental health!

Living & Loving With Mental Illness Facebook Chat

On Thursday, August 29, from 3-4PM EST, YourTango relationship expert and psychologist Dr. Lisa Kaplin will be answering all of your relationship and mental health questions. Dealing with depression in your marriage? Anxiety as a single? Join our chat and get some answers.

Military to Civilian Transition is Hard on Veterans and Families

Military to Civilian Transition is Hard on Veterans and Families

I am a Veteran of the United States Armed Forces.  I have a doctorate degree, a happy and healthy family, and a successful career.  I know all about transitions and resiliency. Afterall, I am a psychologist who has spent the past 7 years in the military, married to the military, or serving the military and veteran population in various capacities.  This spring I wrote an article explaining why military homecomings are often harder than good-byes. I am now tackling the topic of military transition to civilian life.

Matchmaking: Back To The Basics
If you're finding it hard to find love, consider a matchmaker!

Matchmaking: Back To The Basics

The notion of seeking help from matchmakers can sound like a reality show stunt or too good to be true. Can you find your own piece of happiness with help? This relationship coach presents an alternative perspective on finding love.

Celebrity Sex Scandal: Miley Cyrus VMA Performance
So it wasn't a great performance. But it's not the end of the world.

Miley Cyrus Isn't A Role Model For Your Kids: That's Your Job

Miley Cyrus' VMA performance with Robin Thicke had all the makings of a celebrity sex scandal — and she's receiving harsh criticism for it. But one psychologist and mother of teenagers has to wonder: is it really our place to judge?