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‘You love and care for the people in your life – why not do the same for yourself?’

Not so long ago, I had a charming, intelligent client who had been struggling with self-hatred and anxiety for years. He was incredibly proactive, participating in therapy diligently and making significant progress, until one day he turned to me in a session and said, ‘You speak so often of self-love, but I genuinely don’t know… Read More »

Males and females react differently to the same pain

It’s no secret that men and women are different. Diane Halpern, Ph.D., past president of the American Psychological Association, wrote an academic text, “Sex Differences in Cognitive Abilities.” Bruce Goldman, science writer at Stanford,1 reported in the preface to the first edition that:2 “At the time, it seemed clear to me that any between-sex differences… Read More »