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Finding a Marriage Counselor Online

Finding a Marriage Counselor Online

Finding a marriage counselor online is an important task and it's not easy. See Jennifer De Francisco's tips for finding…
What To Expect From Your First Marriage Counseling Session

What To Expect From Your First Marriage Counseling Session

Whatever your reasons for seeking help in Orange County, you will see faster results if you know what to expect…
Marriage Counseling for Infidelity: Finding a Therapist Who Really Understands and Treats Infidelity

Marriage Counseling for Infidelity: Finding a Therapist Who Really Understands and Treats Infidelity

If you're looking for marriage counseling for infidelity, it's important to find someone with expertise in treating this so you…
The Benefits of Marital Counseling with a Professional Therapist in Orange County

The Benefits of Marital Counseling with a Professional Therapist in Orange County

Those looking to save or improve their marriage owe it to themselves to understand the benefits of marital counseling and…
Married vs. Single: What's True and What's Not

Married vs. Single: What's True and What's Not

It's commonly believed that single people are less happy than married couples, but this isn't always the case.
Marriage Counseling in Orange County: What Makes it Different

Marriage Counseling in Orange County: What Makes it Different

Marriage counseling in Orange County may sound like it's unnecessary with the beautiful weather, but the OC does have unique…
Finding a Marriage Counselor Online

Finding a Marriage Counselor Online

Finding a marriage counselor online is an important task and it's not easy. See Jennifer De Francisco's tips for finding…
What To Expect From Your First Marriage Counseling Session

What To Expect From Your First Marriage Counseling Session

Whatever your reasons for seeking help in Orange County, you will see faster results if you know what to expect…
Marriage Counseling for Infidelity: Finding a Therapist Who Really Understands and Treats Infidelity

Marriage Counseling for Infidelity: Finding a Therapist Who Really Understands and Treats Infidelity

If you're looking for marriage counseling for infidelity, it's important to find someone with expertise in treating this so you…
The Benefits of Marital Counseling with a Professional Therapist in Orange County

The Benefits of Marital Counseling with a Professional Therapist in Orange County

Those looking to save or improve their marriage owe it to themselves to understand the benefits of marital counseling and…
Married vs. Single: What's True and What's Not

Married vs. Single: What's True and What's Not

It's commonly believed that single people are less happy than married couples, but this isn't always the case.
Marriage Counseling in Orange County: What Makes it Different

Marriage Counseling in Orange County: What Makes it Different

Marriage counseling in Orange County may sound like it's unnecessary with the beautiful weather, but the OC does have unique…
Married vs. Single: What's True and What's Not

Married vs. Single: What's True and What's Not

It's commonly believed that single people are less happy than married couples, but this isn't always the case.
4 Ways to Complete Your New Year Resolutions

4 Ways to Complete Your New Year Resolutions

What is it about resolution lists that makes them so unmanageable and how can you break the cycle to complete…
How to Identify Sources of Stress

How to Identify Sources of Stress

Managing your stress begins with identifying the sources of stress in your life. Easier said than done, right? Finding out…
Understanding the Fear of Success and Self-Sabotage

Understanding the Fear of Success and Self-Sabotage

The fear of failure is an almost universal human anxiety in the modern world. We all, at one point or…
How Grief Can Kill You

How Grief Can Kill You

The intense emotional pain of losing a spouse can take a terrible toll psychologically, especially in the case of couples…
The Aftermath of Penn State: How to Talk to Your Children about Sex and Sexual Abuse

The Aftermath of Penn State: How to Talk to Your Children about Sex and Sexual Abuse

How do you talk to your children about sex and avoiding dangerous people that might hurt them? At what age?…
Mental Health Providers: Psychology and Psychiatry

Mental Health Providers: Psychology and Psychiatry

The general wisdom is that the only difference between psychologists and psychiatrists is that psychiatrists can prescribe medication and psychologists…
Women Have Better Sex When in Love

Women Have Better Sex When in Love

Women and men contrast each other in many ways – they can be especially different when it comes to physical…
No Easy Online Answers for Divorcing Co-Parents

No Easy Online Answers for Divorcing Co-Parents

Standard education has never been tailored to the individual. A “one size fits all” method is utilized in education, which…
New Communication Strategies Help Alzheimer’s Couples

New Communication Strategies Help Alzheimer’s Couples

A new first-of-its-kind study has found that caregiver-partner communication improves among couples as they manage dementia or Alzheimer’s, but it…
Parents’ Marriage Influences their Childrens' Choices

Parents’ Marriage Influences their Childrens' Choices

New research suggests the marital expectations of millennials depend on how their parent’s marriage turned out. Daughters and sons of…
Does Marriage Increase Risk of Diabetes?

Does Marriage Increase Risk of Diabetes?

A thought-provoking Scandinavian study suggests the risk for diabetes is influenced by the home environment, and especially by your partner. Danish researchers…
Defense Mechanism of The Week: Sublimination

Defense Mechanism of The Week: Sublimination

The “Good” Defense Sublimination is often seen as the “good” defense in psychological and popular thinking. By definition, sublimination represents…
Defense mechanism of The Week: Introjection

Defense mechanism of The Week: Introjection

What is It? At its simplest, introjection is the process of misunderstanding the feelings that come from the outside as…
Defense Mechanism of the Week: Intellectualization

Defense Mechanism of the Week: Intellectualization

Intellectualization occurs when reasoning and logic are used unconsciously to control internal conflict and emotional anxiety. People who intellectualize talk…
Relationship Counseling: What is and is Not Emotional Abuse?

Relationship Counseling: What is and is Not Emotional Abuse?

As a couples therapist, I often see spouses that fight constantly. The intensity of the arguing in some cases can…
Defense Mechanism of the Week: Projection

Defense Mechanism of the Week: Projection

Newport Beach, Orange County– What is projection?  What does it mean for someone to project his or her feelings onto…
Defense Mechanism of the Week: Repression

Defense Mechanism of the Week: Repression

What is Repression?  In essence, it is motivated ignoring or forgetting for protection of the Ego.  This is the defense…
Defense Mechanism of The Week: Sublimination

Defense Mechanism of The Week: Sublimination

The “Good” Defense Sublimination is often seen as the “good” defense in psychological and popular thinking. By definition, sublimination represents…
Defense mechanism of The Week: Introjection

Defense mechanism of The Week: Introjection

What is It? At its simplest, introjection is the process of misunderstanding the feelings that come from the outside as…
Defense Mechanism of the Week: Intellectualization

Defense Mechanism of the Week: Intellectualization

Intellectualization occurs when reasoning and logic are used unconsciously to control internal conflict and emotional anxiety. People who intellectualize talk…
Relationship Counseling: What is and is Not Emotional Abuse?

Relationship Counseling: What is and is Not Emotional Abuse?

As a couples therapist, I often see spouses that fight constantly. The intensity of the arguing in some cases can…
Defense Mechanism of the Week: Projection

Defense Mechanism of the Week: Projection

Newport Beach, Orange County– What is projection?  What does it mean for someone to project his or her feelings onto…
Defense Mechanism of the Week: Repression

Defense Mechanism of the Week: Repression

What is Repression?  In essence, it is motivated ignoring or forgetting for protection of the Ego.  This is the defense…