Tag Archives: Marriage

Simply About Suicide

This post is simply about suicide. I tried to come up with a catchy title. It is such a profound subject, that catchy titles seemed to trivialize the reality. So, this is simply a post about suicide and what it … Continue reading

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Avoiding The Urge to Control Your Partner

How can you avoid the urge to control your partner?  You love being with your partner and doing things with them, and when you are apart, it feels like everything might unravel.  Do you have difficulty trusting that your new … Continue reading

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My respect for Dr John Gottman

One of my favorite authors and experts on the subject of relationships is Dr. John Gottman. Dr. Gottman has written extensively on the subject of relationship longevity. His words are not just rhetoric, though. They are backed up by decades … Continue reading

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How Can I Tell If My Relationship Is Healthy?

How can I tell if my relationship is healthy? Relationships can be a source of much pleasure when they are healthy. They can be a source of much pain and frustration when they are unhealthy. But many relationships fall into … Continue reading

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My Heart Says It’s Time

Welcome to my first professional blog. I am a Marriage and Family Therapist and I’m excited about opening a new office in my small town of Hollister, California.  It’s nearly 4:30 am, and I should be sleeping. But instead I … Continue reading

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