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February 4, 2015
by Dr. Tony Victor D.Min., LCPC

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New Ideas on the Link Between the Brain and Perception

February 4, 2015 07:55 by Dr. Tony Victor D.Min., LCPC

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When lovers recognize that the perceptions of self and their partners are unconscious representations of their dream love, self, and an idealized relationship being experienced as reality they can recreate the relationship of their dreams. When lovers become consciously aware of their perceptions, the origin of those perceptions, and the meaning of those perceptions, they can move toward the third stage of romantic relationship—The True Love Stage. [More]

December 27, 2014
by Megan Lundgren, LMFT

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Happily Married: What Helps Relationships Thrive?

December 27, 2014 07:55 by Megan Lundgren, LMFT

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Although many Americans are familiar with the most commonly cited causes of divorce (communication, financial stress), the contributors to a happy marriage are less publicized. Perhaps this cultural fascination with divorce is influenced by the shock-value of what have now become notorious divorce statistics: about 50% of all marriages end in divorce. [More]

February 1, 2014
by LuAnn Pierce, LCSW

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Gratitude – the Key to Good Mental Health

February 1, 2014 04:55 by LuAnn Pierce, LCSW

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One of the reasons gratitude is considered effective for managing moods is that it requires us to remain in the moment and focused on the positive. It has long been believed that we can crowd out negative thoughts that result in depression and anxiety by focusing on the positive and living in the present moment. [More]