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  • Over-Testing Singled Out as Major Modern Health Issue

    March 16, 2010 . 3 Comments

    When President Obama recently received a regular health checkup complimented by a battery of medical tests, many people likely applauded the effort, based ... Read More

  • GoodTherapy.org Receives Better Business Bureau (BBB) Accreditation

    March 15, 2010 . No Comments

    As of March 15, 2010, GoodTherapy.org now has accreditation from the Better Business Bureau (BBB). According to the BBB website, “If a business has been ... Read More

  • Mindfulness as a Pathway to Knowledge and Wisdom

    March 15, 2010 . 2 Comments

    When Eve was tempted to eat the apple, way back in the Garden of Eden, she chose between two forbidden trees: the tree of life and the tree of knowledge. ... Read More

  • Domestic Violence Perpetrators Shown to Overestimate Incidents

    March 14, 2010 . 15 Comments

    In terms of many difficult and undesirable parts of life –such as alcohol and substance abuse, compulsive behaviors, and more–, people often overestimate ... Read More

  • Power of Acts of Kindness Meaningfully Mapped

    March 12, 2010 . 16 Comments

    The potential for acts of kindness and charity to have a positive impact on those who witness the acts has been a recurring theme in many fields within ... Read More

  • Conquering College: Tips for Adjusting to College Life

    March 12, 2010 . 15 Comments

    As a young person entering into college life, you are probably having many thoughts about what lies ahead and feeling excited about this fresh start. Your ... Read More

  • Surviving Child Abuse: Why It Can Cause a Pattern of Avoiding Feelings

    March 12, 2010 . 7 Comments

    Many people who have survived childhood abuse are very skilled at avoiding their feelings. You might ask why they would do this, but it actually makes ... Read More

  • Massage’s Benefits for Anxiety Matched by Other Methods

    March 12, 2010 . 5 Comments

    Getting a soothing and relaxing massage has long been not only a popular source of unwinding and pleasure after a hard workweek or difficult event, but ... Read More

  • Youth and Communication: Patterns Begin in the Home

    March 11, 2010 . 4 Comments

    Kids start learning how to communicate with their world from the moment they are born. They are programmed to vocalize and use their bodies in ways that ... Read More

  • Dealing with Sex in Drug and Alcohol Recovery

    March 11, 2010 . 14 Comments

    At the very core of our lives is sexuality. Though, as a society, we are not trained to talk openly and honestly about sex. Nonetheless, we grow up recognizing ... Read More

  • Shame as an Ethics Issue – Part I

    March 11, 2010 . 3 Comments

    A psychology teacher asked her ethics class, “All of you agree with the rule about no dual role relationships, right? “ (All heads nodded.) Then he ... Read More

  • Holistic Psychotherapy Defined

    March 10, 2010 . 2 Comments

    Just what does holistic psychotherapy mean? Let’s begin with psychotherapy. The word is derived from two Greek words: psyche which refers to the soul ... Read More

  • Improving Body Image: Nine Steps for Positive Change

    March 10, 2010 . 2 Comments

    Natalie has been in recovery from bulimia nervosa for more than three years. However, she still unfairly compares her body to other women in the room, ... Read More

  • Infidelity: Consequences of Punishing the Offending Partner

    March 10, 2010 . 13 Comments

    In this article I want to focus on one particular aspect of recovering from an affair: punishing the offending partner. I am frequently asked, “How ... Read More

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  • Help! My Husband Is Putting His Hobby Before Our Marriage

    July 3, 2015 . 3 Comments

    It sounds like you are feeling very alone in your marriage. Understandably, that is causing you great pain. ... Read more »

  • A Call for Help Adjusting from the Military to Civilian Life

    June 26, 2015 . 3 Comments

    Thanks for writing in, and thank you for your service. I can only imagine the difficulty of transitioning from being in the service overseas to civilian life. I’m curious as to why, if indeed you ... Read more »

  • Help! A Decade Later, I Just Found Out My Husband Has 2 Kids

    June 19, 2015 . 3 Comments

    What an incredible breach of trust. Not only did he lie to you about not having kids, which I'm sure made sense to him at the ... Read more »

  • Help! I'm Lost in My Mind, with No Sense of Life Purpose

    June 12, 2015 . 3 Comments

    I don’t suppose it’s much consolation, but you describe your situation very well—lost in your mind, indeed. You seem very much in ... Read more »

  • Our Relationship Has Hit a Wall; How Do I Get My Needs Met?

    June 5, 2015 . 3 Comments

    It sounds like you are in a very frustrating, even painful, place in your relationship right now. While all Read more »

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