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Search for Common Ground

04/19/2017

It can be difficult to care for someone when we are at odds with their point of view. But I encourage you: remember your common ground. Remember the ties that bind you together. Remember your history with this person. Sometimes we allow one aspect of who a person is to color our opinion of the […]

Best Friend

09/30/2016

Is it possible to be a “best friend” to all of your friends? It depends on what I mean. If I mean being each of my friends very closest friend, then definitely not. But if I mean being the best friend I know how to be to each of them, then it is possible. Do […]

My Experience With Parental Alienation Syndrome

05/31/2016

Editor’s Note: the following story comes to us from a woman we’ll call “Sandy.” What is Parental Alienation Syndrome? Psychology Today describes it this way: “Parental alienation involves the ‘programming’ of a child by one parent to denigrate the other ‘targeted’ parent, in an effort to undermine and interfere with the child’s relationship with that […]