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Look at Me


 If you’ve seen a bride and groom close-up as they promise to love and to cherish each other, you’ve probably noticed that they look straight into each other’s eyes with joy and awe, like they’ve found life’s answer. 419 more words

Couples Therapy

Effective Communication: Bring Up Tough Issues in 8 Steps

You know the one I mean…that issue.  The one that’s been on your mind.  A lot.

Maybe it’s his spending-spree habits.  Maybe it’s her way of disappearing when she comes home.   818 more words


Deconstructing misleading media coverage of neuroscience of couples therapy

Do we owe psychotherapists something more than noble lies and fairy tales in our translations of fMRI results?

The press release below was placed on the web by the University of Ottawa and refers to an… 1,536 more words

Tools for Debunking Neuro-Nonsense About Psychotherapy

The second in my two-part blog post at PLOS Mind the Brain involves assisting readers to do some debunking of bad neuoscience for themselves. The particular specimen is neurononsense intended to promote emotionally focused psychotherapy (EFT) to the unwary. 1,112 more words

Right now = I miss my spouse / I don't really like my spouse

I feel extremely alone.

My mtf spouse came out to me seven months ago. She hasn’t started HRT yet but is planning to in the next few months. 626 more words


Marriage Is Hard & Other Stuff

On July 2nd my husband and I will have been married for 9 years and together overall going on almost 14 years. That is a long time! 407 more words