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Robert Taibbi L.C.S.W.
The notion of scheduled sex can seem like a contradiction in terms, but putting sex on the calendar has its advantages.
It's normal to have expectations in relationships, but they can also breed resentment. Here's how to be clear and make decisions without expectations.
Apologies are not about being wrong but accepting responsibility for hurting another's feelings.
All of us have some fear about replicating the worst of our parents' relationships. Tips on what to look out for and counter.
We all complain, but some of us seem to complain all the time. Tips for coping—and putting complaining to rest.
Your past is always with you, but often flows in and out of your life. Sometimes, though, our past is telling us that it is time to pay attention and to put something to rest.
Like most things being bolder and more decisive is about overriding your fears and taking new action. 5 steps towards becoming a bolder, more decisive you.
Emotional cutoffs take their toll not only in the loss of a relationship, but in your own psyche. Maybe it's time to put the past to rest.
There are 5 key areas vital for building a solid relationship foundation. What to do and not do for relationship success.
What we most often see as a problem in someone else or ourselves is actually a bad solution to deeper problems. The key is tackling the real problem.
Are you burned out? It's not always a problem, but a life out of balance is.
In non-abusive relationships, sometimes leaving is not an option, because of your values, religious beliefs, or commitment to children.
Everyday self-awareness is about knowing how you feel in the moment. These tips can help you develop those skills.
The concept of psychological transference is well-established in the therapy world. Understanding it can help you avoid repeating past relationship mistakes
After a breakup it's natural to feel lonely. Expect it but you don't need to be a victim of it. Guidelines for pushing back and moving through this difficult transition
It's easy for life to get out of balance, to be a constant juggling act. Eight tips for regaining control and taking your life back.
The need for more affection vs. the desire for sex is a common battle ground for couples. The key is seeing the dysfunctional dynamic as the problem.
Being happy and positive are old-school. If you're ready to go to the dark side, here's your handbook for making yourself as miserable as you can be.
Those who are emotionally driven often struggle with procrastination and anxiety, and over time with depression and low self-esteem. Here's how to take more control of your life.
Feeling micromanaged, neglected, dismissed, not appreciated—the 4 most common couple complaint—that feed off each other, creating a destructive cycle. Here's how to break it.
Does grief ever reach an end, or are its layers peeled away slowly over the years? This is one story of healing and growth.
For some, working hard is a matter of necessity, but for others, it's an addiction. Tools and tips for getting balance in your life and breaking the cycle.
Like it or not, we change over time, but the signs are often subtle. This is how to recognize when change is afoot and make the most of the opportunity.
When events of the past suddenly rear their heads, it usually indicates something is wrong in the present. Some of the common sources and tips for defining the underlying problems
It's easy to like someone who is always nice, but these folks all too often pay a heavy psychological price. Negative effects of too-much niceness and how to fix them.
Baby-steps: We often struggle solving core problems because of our expectations are too large, too high. Tips for successfully baby-stepping through our most common problems.
The first year of living together is one of a couple's most precarious times. These are the common challenges and the ways to overcome them.
Problems are in the eyes of the beholder and our response can vary from day to day. The key is finding the problem under the problem.
A common frustrating problem: Your partner agrees to do something, then stops after two weeks. Here are tips on how to get the follow-through you're looking for.
What keeps you from doing what you want? Here are the 8 most common suspects—and tips for identifying them and getting them out of your way.
Bob Taibbi, L.C.S.W., has 40 years of clinical experience. He is the author of 10 books and over 300 articles and provides training nationally and internationally.