Archive for February, 2012

What Makes Alienating Parents Tick?

Monday, February 27th, 2012

What makes an alienating parent tick? Do they suddenly wake up one day, go into revenge-mode, and begin attempting to destroy their child’s relationship with the other parent?


God, Religion, Bigotry, Slavery, Compassion Overload, Etc.

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Thoughts on some provocative topics.


Back From The Edge: Borderline Personality Disorder Video

Monday, February 20th, 2012

See Back From The Edge, a video about Borderline Personality Disorder.


Educating An Alienating Parent

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Are alienating parents less able than others to reflect objectively on what they are doing to their child — and themselves? Or can they tell the difference between right and wrong but just don’t care?


Broken Hearts All Around: Divorce And Revenge

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

n addition to helping the alienated parent and the children, Dr. Warshak’s book, Divorce Poison, offers hope to brave alienating parents who are willing to look in the mirror.


Could Sadness And Shyness Be Mental Illnesses?

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

I worry about the trend towards therapeutically treating children for everything from a lisp to a bit of rebelliousness. For example, shyness isn’t pleasant, but many children really do grow out of it (I did).


Seven Old Fashioned Ideas That Can Make Marriage Last

Monday, February 6th, 2012

Marriage should be a refuge from the world, a place where each spouse can find a safe place to be themselves and accepted, with all their flaws. A place where they are judged gently or not at all.


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