While people may admit to having struggles in their relationships, including difficulty with intimacy, it is sometimes hard to admit that you struggle with love addiction.
But what if you have come to terms with love addiction, and realized that you are struggling with behaviors that are a source of upset ...
I’m a big believer in the power of ritual. When you do something over and over, you start to anticipate the feelings you’ll have. So when it comes to our relationships, it’s important to have rituals that make us feel emotionally connected. Perhaps even more importantly, they create the ...
Jealousy isn't necessarily a bad thing. It's human nature and so it's natural to feel jealousy from time to time.
Jealousy becomes problematic "when we act out in jealousy or we wallow in it," says Christina Hibbert, PsyD, a clinical psychologist in Flagstaff, Ariz.
It becomes ...
Fran and Erik married when they were both very young. Fran had been a "Daddy's girl," always doted on and indulged by a father who treated her as if she could do no wrong. Erik adored her, and did everything he could to try to make her happy. Unfortunately, his efforts were often unsuccessful. Fran ...
This guest article from PsychCentral
is written by Joyce Marter, LCPC.
“To have her here in bed with me, breathing on me, her hair in my mouth — I count that something of a miracle.” — Henry Miller
A client once said to me, "I'm ...