You Can’t Hurry Trust

Linda: When Joyce and Barry were both twenty-five, something happened that Joyce was completely unprepared for. Barry had an affair with her best friend. Neither of them could lie nor…

Learning To Love

” Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.  It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps…

Addiction and Shame

“Shame is a soul-eating emotion.” So said Carl Jung, one of the most influential voices in modern psychology and psychiatry. Those are strong words, but justifiably so. While shame is…

Love In Action

“If a brother or sister be naked, and destitute of daily food,, And one of you say unto them, Depart in peace, be ye warmed and filled; notwithstanding ye give them…

Crisis Can Awaken Us

Charlie: In what for most of us is the frantic pace of daily life, couples often tend to forget much about what originally drew us together and focus more on…

Together, Against, Apart

Linda: In the field of couples counseling, a great deal is explored about the together aspect of relationships with attention placed on the critical importance of commitment, open communication, caring,…