Category Archives: Anger and Control

Twenty Years Later, It’s Worse

Last weekend, CBS Sunday Morning ran a story about sexual assault on college campuses. The report stated that this serious problem is far more prevalent now than in the past. It was another Sunday morning about 20 years ago when … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Life!

 The weekend of December 12-14, Ellie and I went to “New York, New York – in the city that never sleeps!” for our anniversary. Our plan was to enjoy a relaxing weekend roaming around town and hearing great jazz. I … Continue reading

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Why Do People Seek Help For Headache – But Not Heartache?

If people experienced emotional pain as physical pain, they’d run to get help. Unfortunately, though millions of people are experiencing emotional pain, far too few seek professional help. This thought occurred to me recently when I learned about CRPS (chronic … Continue reading

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The Impact of What We Teach Our Children

Recently I watched the inspirational movie by Mike Pavone, “That’s What I Am.” At its core, it’s a film about human dignity, courage and compassion – essential ingredients in healthy love. When an immature, bullying 8th grader starts an untrue … Continue reading

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Want A Better Relationship?

There are many reasons why personal change is difficult. However, when it comes to making your marriage or other relationships better, false starts and superficial gestures will not get it done! The foundation of relationship success is built on the … Continue reading

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