How will Marriage Counseling help you? It is common for couples even in strong relationships and marriages to have difficulty at times. This is because we each bring our communication and coping skill sets into our relationships, and at some point in the relationship those skills might be clashing or might not be developed enough…

Many men and women in the military have significant problems adjusting to civilian life after active duty.  They have problems sleeping.  They are agitated and jumpy, easily angered.  Thoughts and images about the war come back to them at unwanted times in unwanted ways.   They often feel emotionally disconnected from others including family.  …

I wrote the folowing article for the National Psychologist, In my 27 years of practice as a clinical psychologist, I have been guided by a continuous curiosity to study and implement the most effective tools for helping my clients experience relief and healing. Whether the techniques are firmly rooted in the psychotherapeutic establishment or newly…

Summer evokes an image of couples driving off from the chapel, a “Just Married” sign and a couple of tin cans dangling from their getaway car. The bumps down the road lie furthest from their minds. Yet the challenges and pressures will come. What can couples do to stay on track or find a new…

The Benefits of Clinical Hypnotherapy An Interview with Therapist Murray Kaufman LMFT Jaleh, Yahoo! Contributor NetworkSep 23, 2010 “Share your voice on Yahoo! websites. Start Here.” Clinical Hypnotherapy is being used by many therapists to help assist in treating different mental as well as physical issues. To help understand what Clinical Hypnotherapy is and what…

Understanding Secure and Insecure Attachment John Gerson, Ph.D. It should be our goal as parents to raise our children to be secure people. Fortunately, most of us have implicit knowledge of the behavioral ingredients that combine to promote security. That implicit knowledge most likely comes from the lucky experience of having been parented by parents…