Tag Archives: Emotions

Two Therapists Talking: Men and Vulnerability

In this episode of Two Therapists Talking, Jasmine St. John and I talk about vulnerability and some of the challenges for men. If you have questions or a topic you’d like to hear us discuss, write us at TwoTherapistsTalking@gmail.com.

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Weathering an Emotional Winter

For those of us in the north this has been a very long winter. One of the coldest on record with lots of snow. And at a time when it should feel like spring is on its way, we still … Continue reading

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Thought for the Week…

One of the most difficult challenges for many of us is when someone we care about is experiencing sadness, loss, grief, hurt or other very difficult emotions. We often feel helpless because we can’t fix it. We can’t take away … Continue reading

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Two Therapists Talking: Multiple Emotions

In this episode of Two Therapists Talking, Jasmine St. John and I talk about having multiple emotions at the same time and what can happen when we don’t realize that we do. If you have questions or a topic you’d … Continue reading

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Two Therapists Talking: Hating Your Partner

In this episode of Two Therapists Talking, Jasmine St. John and I talk about the idea that there may be times you dislike or even hate your partner…and the fact that it is okay. If you have questions or a … Continue reading

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Two Therapists Talking: An Interview with Kathy Labriola

In this episode of Two Therapists Talking, Jasmine St. John and I talk with Kathy Labriola, author of The Jealousy Workbook and Love In Abundance. You can purchase either of her books here. If you have questions or a topic … Continue reading

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Won’t? Maybe it is Can’t…

I often hear people say that they want more emotional connection and expression from their partner. They say their partner won’t express their feelings or even state their needs. That lack of sharing often leaves the first person feeling locked … Continue reading

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Just Fix Yourself…

Showing compassion for people that are physically ill or injured is something most people do reasonably well. Sure, there are exceptions, but if someone has pneumonia, a broken arm or just went through surgery people generally show concern. It is … Continue reading

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Two Therapists Talking: Sharing What Makes Us Feel Loved

In this episode of Two Therapists Talking, Jasmine St. John and I talk about the importance of sharing with others what it is that makes you feel loved. If you have questions or a topic you’d like to hear us … Continue reading

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Taking a Chance on Change

Change. It seems like it should be so easy. Things are this way. I want them to be that way. I’ll simply do it differently. If only it worked like that all of the time. But too often it doesn’t. … Continue reading

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