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How do we Process Human Atrocities
By: Offra Gerstein, Ph.D. - 27 June 2016 - 0 Comments

The recent horrific mass murder of innocent human beings who gathered to enjoy socializing and dancing in a club shocked, perplexed and horrified the public. Many questions arose about the motive, the method, the [...]

How to Perk-up a Wilting Relationship
By: Offra Gerstein, Ph.D. - 20 June 2016 - 0 Comments

Everyone who has been fortunate to fall in love remembers well the feelings of excitement, enthusiasm, invigoration and elation he/she felt at the time and how thrilling every aspect of the new connection felt. [...]

Is Anger Your Friend or Your Foe?
By: Offra Gerstein, Ph.D. - 14 June 2016 - 0 Comments

Getting angry is an instinctual response to the perception of impending harm or injustice to oneself or others. Anger is an emotional reaction that is accompanied by physiological responses intended to empower us to [...]

Facts and Misconceptions About Dementia
By: Offra Gerstein, Ph.D. - 06 June 2016 - 0 Comments

Any medical affliction that may lead to incapacitation or death creates deep fear in humans. Researchers rush to study the causes of an ailment in order to expeditiously find treatments or cures. Meanwhile, helpless [...]

Model Healthy Leadership Traits
By: Offra Gerstein, Ph.D. - 30 May 2016 - 0 Comments

Employment challenges, life hurdles, relationship adjustments, mate selection and even ordinary interpersonal relationships command our unique way of self-presentation. Some people offer an exaggerated depiction of their talents and skills while others provide a [...]

Develop Healthy Marital Skills
By: Offra Gerstein, Ph.D. - 23 May 2016 - 0 Comments

Most physical, intellectual, social and emotional interpersonal human skills are learned with the exception of few instinctual, pre-programmed survival and self-preservation tools. Our culture educates and prepares children and adults for life skills to [...]

Take the Time to Recover from Negative Life Events
By: Offra Gerstein, Ph.D. - 17 May 2016 - 0 Comments

Most people encounter frustrating, negative and even traumatic experiences in their lives. Some become permanently stressed by these unfortunate happenings while others succeed in overcoming the acute distress and proceed in life with a [...]

Lavish Your Mother with Love and Gratitude
By: Offra Gerstein, Ph.D. - 09 May 2016 - 0 Comments

Today is Mother’s Day a special day dedicated to celebrating our mothers and expressing our gratitude for having been blessed with her love and caring that enabled us in evolve into the beings we [...]