Marriage and Family'

Rekindling a Lost Love

Rekindling a Lost Love

It is common for people in midlife to begin reviewing their life-path, assessing their past choices, decisions and actions as a way to better understand and accept their present emotional, vocational, social and interpersonal state of [...]

Dealing With Adult Separation Anxiety

Dealing With Adult Separation Anxiety

Separation anxiety in children commonly occurs when a baby or young child is separated from his/her mother, father or other significant attachment figure. The overwhelmed child’s panic reaction and heart-wrenching cries must be understood as an [...]

Are you feeling needless jealousy? Fight it

Are you feeling needless jealousy? Fight it

Jealousy, defined as, “Feeling envious resentment at the success or advantage of another” is not exclusively associated with intimate relationships and is often not borne by facts. It is a very uneasy feeling, prompted by fears [...]

Kid With, Not About, Your Mate

Kid With, Not About, Your Mate

Some individuals are in a habit of pointing out their mate’s errors, faults and faux pas in the presence of family, friends or even acquaintances. This recounting of a loved one’s foibles is hurtful to the [...]

The Rewards and Hazards of Family Caregiving

The Rewards and Hazards of Family Caregiving

Though caregivers of loved ones are often viewed with appreciation, respect and admiration for undertaking this difficult task that requires physical and emotional resiliency, they may be unaware of the risks associated with this saintly endeavor. [...]

How to Reduce Our Pain and Suffering

How to Reduce Our Pain and Suffering

Most people experience some physical and emotional distress in their lives. These experiences also render many individuals helpless, depressed and feeling victimized. Are there ways to help sufferers reduce their misery and increase their comfort? The [...]

What does unconditional love mean?

What does unconditional love mean?

Some people profess to their mates and even recite to others their unconditional love and appreciation for their beloved. What does this appealing declaration truly mean and how does it impact the partner and the couple’s [...]

Is a Conflict Free Marriage Possible?

Is a Conflict Free Marriage Possible?

The key to creating an ongoing harmonious relationship with a life-partner has intrigued ordinary individuals and researchers alike. Many couples wonder whether it is even possible to modify their innately programmed nature to accommodate their partner’s [...]