Difficulty Praising Others
Competition People who rarely praise those close to them and can’t be genuinely happy when they succeed are...
Emotional Detachment and Suppressing Powerful Emotions
A Chosen Strategy for Psychic Relief When we write about emotional detachment as a syndrome it’s essential to...
Unaddressed Relationship Conflict and Confronting Anxiety
The Unsafe Problem Lurking Underneath In many close relationships the real conflict isn’t vocalized but simmers below the...
Mind Reading and Resentment
Seeing the Worst in People Many of us carry around a lot of resentment and hostility towards intimates...
Holding Distorted Images of Others
Idealization Many people come to therapy because intimates in their lives have let them down. They expected perfectly...
Fortune Telling And The Status Quo
Predicting the Future With Absolute Certainty Elected leaders intent on maintaining the status quo purposefully employ a faulty...
Anger And Vulnerability
Anger Makes Us Feel Powerful Especially for males in our society the expression of anger often acts as...
Powerful Unconscious Psychological Forces
Intense Emotional Reactions When an emotional reaction seems incommensurate with the event that occasions it we can be...
Understanding the Authoritarian Ethic
Power Over Others Is the Name of the Game The authoritarian ethic can best be understood by phrases...
Walking The Middle Road Of Change
Living Life at Extremes Animals that live in extreme climates live anything but idyllic lives. Just surviving another...
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