Secure Attachment Style Poker… What Kind of Hand Were You Dealt?
As we mentioned previously, your attachment style is your worldview of how you believe love and intimate relationships work. Attachment
Attachment Theory Brief Overview
Attachment Theory has become a deeply researched area of couples therapy. The fundamental premise of Attachment Theory is that we learned how to be a husband, or
Stonewalling… How it Begins.
Perhaps you’ve had this experience. You are having a spirited debate with your husband. The temperature is beginning to rise. You’re becoming progressively
Marital Satisfaction… What is it?
The 1990’s was a decade of widespread and impressive marital satisfaction research. I’ve been reading the macro-analytic overview of this decade of investigation
Family Meal Time… from Sacred to “Someday, Maybe….”.
The 21st century is increasingly fast-paced and hectic. Strangely, an aspect of family life which was once sacred half a century
How’s Your Availability?
The best ability is availability.
Have you ever really thought about your emotional availability? Here are a few questions that I offer for you to think about.
Bipolar Disorder (BPD) is a brain abnormality that is characterized by extremely wide mood swings. It has been formally called manic-depression. In a typical Bipolar Disorder, there can be extremely
The Crisis of Developmental Trauma
There is no fact of human existence that resonates so profoundly and pervasively through time as Developmental Trauma (aka Complex Trauma). Developmental Trauma is a
The Dubious Dawn of Couples Therapy
I am sometimes asked why science-based couples therapy so essential. Perhaps as an answer to that question, we can take a brief look at the “bad old days.”
What Can You Do With a Broken Heart?
A broken heart might seem a strange topic for a Christmas Day blog post. But the holidays are a tough time for people with a broken heart. Is there any pain more unbearable?