Gloria Arenson - Marriage and Family Therapist, Counselor/Therapist, Hypnotherapist - Santa Barbara, CA
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Gloria Arenson (DCEP,EFT-ADV,MFT,MS)

Marriage and Family Therapist


Why Affirmations Can Help You Get What You Want

An affirmation is a way to program your unconscious mind to attract happiness, success, love, money or other positive goals. Your unconscious mind is like the Genie of the magic lamp. When Aladdin rubbed the magic lamp, the Genie appeared and granted him whatever he wanted. The unconscious mind is like that ...

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How To Leave The Dark Ages Of Talk Therapy Behind

Scientific discoveries over the last twenty years have changed our lives and made them safer and happier. We no longer use telephones with wires attached to the wall. We drive cars with airbags and GPS to help us find our way. There are cures for many illnesses that killed people back then. But when it comes to ...

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Refresh Yourself: 6 Ways To Take A Vacation Without Leaving Home

A couple of years ago my husband and I decided to take a vacation trip from our home in California to Washington DC. Although we had been there before, we wanted to see the sights again, especially the various museums like the Smithsonian and the Lincoln Memorial. The trip turned into a disaster from the ...

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How to Get Over Your Stinkin' Thinkin'

People who are members of Twelve Step anonymous groups often talk about how their Stinkin’ Thinkin' leads them to relapse. Stinkin’ Thinkin’ is what psychotherapists recognize as cognitive distortions. That means that your thinking is twisted. In other words, you believe your thoughts ...

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Use The Garden Patch Philosophy to Deal With Impossible People

If you look at the world as if it were a garden, you will notice that all of us are like flowers and plants. Some people are roses or daffodils; others are like shrubs or wild flowers. Some are weeds; some are vegetables. I learned this philosophy many years ago from a very wise minister. At that time my ...

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Gloria Arenson

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Time in Practice:

25 years +

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Licence information:

Expiration 1/31/15
Number MFC 15071

Articles by Gloria Arenson
Life Coach: Why Affirmations Work

Why Affirmations Can Help You Get What You Want

Eliminate negative beliefs and program your unconscious to attract health, wealth and happiness.

Flirty Talk

How To Leave The Dark Ages Of Talk Therapy Behind

Move past outmoded Talk Therapy methods and use EFT tapping to heal emotional problems rapidly now.

couple bath

Refresh Yourself: 6 Ways To Take A Vacation Without Leaving Home

Take a trip without the jetlag, traffic, delays and chance of bad weather.


How to Get Over Your Stinkin' Thinkin'

Recognize "Stinkin Thinkin" that leads to depression and turn it into positive action and success.


Use The Garden Patch Philosophy to Deal With Impossible People

Is someone you love an onion not a rose? Use the Garden Patch method and learn to live and let live

Check Out My New Book
EFT Tapping: 64 Quick & Easy Tips
EFT Tapping is a rapidly growing phenomenon ...
By Gloria Arenson
EFT for Procrastination (EFT: Emotional Freedom Techniques)
Break free from the guilt and shame of not ...
By Gloria Arenson
Five Simple Steps to Emotional Healing: The Last Self-Help Book You Will Ever Need
How to Stop Playing the Weighting Game
Born To Spend (New Edition)
Desserts Is Stressed Spelled Backwards: Overcoming and Controlling Compulsive Eating and Bulimia
Grownup Love: Getting It and Keeping It

Gloria Arenson

All Specialties

Addiction, Aging & Geriatric Issues, Anxiety Issues, Career, Chronic Pain/Disability or Illness, Codependency, Communication Problems, Couples/Marital Issues, Depression, Diabetes, Divorce Rehabilitation, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Eating & Food Issues, Empowering Women, Energy Psychology, Financial Stress, Forgiveness, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Internet Addiction, Life Management, Marriage, Midlife Crisis, Parenting, Phobias/OCD, Self-Esteem, Sex Addiction, Stress Management, Time Management, Weightloss/ Management, Wellness, Worry