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‘How Can I Avoid Being Single Forever?’

A twenty-eight year old woman sat on my couch today wanting to discuss one thing and one thing only: How could she avoid being alone forever? Christy was newly single and fearing the worst for her future. Her two favorite aunts, both in their sixties, never married. Her mother had only been briefly wed to […]

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Putting an End to Five Big Lies We Tell Ourselves

Honesty may be the best policy, but let’s face it, everyone’s pants are on fire from time to time. And we’re not only fudging the truth with our friends, family, and coworkers—we’re also deceiving ourselves. “It’s an emotional and physical defense mechanism to distort the way we see things from time to time,” says Simon […]

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‘Would I Want to Date Me?’

Give Your Love Life a Boost with Some Honest Self-Appraisal. “Know thyself.” Nobody knows for sure which ancient Greek philosopher first uttered this famous phrase. But whoever he was—Socrates, Heraclitus, Pythagoras, or a list of others you’ve never heard of—he has the honor of authoring one of the most widely quoted aphorisms of all time. Sadly, […]

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Do You Have an Emotional Sunburn?

Do You Have an Emotional Sunburn?

Yes, it’s summer – time for beaches and bathing suits. Most people love the summer; at best, I tolerate it.

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Eight Signs You May Not Be Ready for a Relationship

Eight Signs You May Not Be Ready for a Relationship

I know what you’re thinking right now. “Of course, I’m ready for a relationship. It’s what I’ve been waiting so long for! I just need to know how I can get one started!”

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Can You Rewire Your Brain for Love?

Can You Rewire Your Brain for Love?

Marsha Lucas, PhD, has become a relationship guru after listening to her patients talk about their love lives during her 20 years as a psychologist.

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The Challenge of Speaking Up For Yourself

The Challenge of Speaking Up For Yourself

What do you do when you get a knot in your stomach in response to someone being subtly inauthentic, angry, judgmental, demanding or needy?

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Is Your Gut Leading - or Misleading You?

Is Your Gut Leading – or Misleading You?

One’s emotions can be helpful in pointing the way toward love—or as unreliable as a broken compass whose needle points in only one direction. That’s because lots of things influence our feelin

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Why You Can't be Friends: The Romantic Connection

Can You Be Friends with the Ex? Yes and No!

We’re exploring the pros and cons of remaining friends with a former love interest.

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Why Am I Still Thinking About My Ex?

Why Am I Still Thinking About My Ex?

One of the hardest stages in the relationship cycle is the moving on phase. A lot of us may have asked the question, “Why am I thinking about my ex?” either to ourselves or to someone we trust.

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