Marilee, a client of mine, was commitment phobic.
"I'd love to be in a loving relationship," she told me in one of our counseling sessions, "but I'm not willing to give up my freedom. I have a great life. I love my work and my friends. I love to travel and take workshops and classes. ...
In 1974, Dr. Virginia Satir presented the concept of mirroring in her groundbreaking book, "Conjoint Family Therapy."
In 1975 Dr. Thomas Gordon wrote a best-selling book called "Parent Effectiveness Training." In the book he taught parents to "active listen," which means to ...
"My wife is so upset that I have to travel more on my new job," Chuck told me in our phone counseling session. "She feels so alone and lost when I'm gone. When I talk with her she is either crying or angry. Read More
Client: My partner never lets me explain anything to him. It's so frustrating! He makes these statements that are blaming and attacking
and then he won't listen to me when I'm trying to ...
Frequently, my clients and members of our website ask me, "Is my relationship healthy
? How do I know if it is healthy?"
Just as physical health is on a continuum, emotional health and relationship health are ...