Archive for February, 2012

Shy, Awkward Teen Wants Help

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Friday, February 17th, 2012
I need help. :( I'm 18 and I have several problems going on in my life. I am a shy (male) senior student in high school unsure of my plans of what to do in college and how to get a scholarship in the ...

Is My Husband Mentally Ill?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Friday, February 17th, 2012
I think my husband is suffering from a mental disorder or schizophrenia. We have been married for 3 years and have 3children 2 being 8 month old twins. We got into a fight and the first time in 5 years i walked out and lefted. ...

Recurring Thoughts, Heaven and Questions of Spirituality

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Thursday, February 16th, 2012
Sometimes I have those reoccurring thoughts that just keep popping in my mind...I know there is probably a reason why but I am not sure about this one. I have been thinking a lot about Heaven and life in general. I feel like my ...

Will Abusive Husband Change?

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Thursday, February 16th, 2012
Ive been with my partner for 2 and a half years and we already have 2 children together as well as children to previous partners. When i met him he was a gentle, fun, positive and quietly spoken man. After about a year he began ...

Hate My Life & Have Depression

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Wednesday, February 15th, 2012
Every day at some part I hate my life. An I can never find happiness unless I drink beer. I was in the military but I couldn't handle the stress. I would have killed myself but I know I will goto hell. Since iv came ...

Boyfriend Has Child He Didn’t Know About

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Wednesday, February 15th, 2012
My boyfriend and i have been in a relationship for nearly 5 years, i have a child to my ex and 2 children to my current boyfriend. At the beginning of the relationship my partner told me his ex was 5 months pregnant when she ...

Do I Have Dissociative/Multiple Personality Disorder?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Tuesday, February 14th, 2012
I have recently become concerned with my mental health. I am twenty-one, and I realize that this is an age where people begin to often experience their psychosis, so I need to ask, am I losing it? As far as my history goes, my father ...

When Does Sexual Maturity Arrive?

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Tuesday, February 14th, 2012
I have been masturbating for 3 or 4 years about once a day and have only reached orgasm twice. Even the very first time I masturbated I did not achieve orgasm. I usually masturbate laying on my back or sitting on the toilet. The only ...

Give Back the Guide Dog?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Sunday, February 12th, 2012
Hi. I wrote to you over a year ago about my loneliness, and being stuck by myself due to not having a driver's license because of a vision impairment. At the same time I let you know I did ride a bike around Sarasota for ...

Depressed, Lonely and Bored

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Sunday, February 12th, 2012
Well, this is looking hopeless..but here goes nothing. I am 22 years old and I have been depressed my entire life. All I ever do is play video games so that I can escape my life and occupy my time. Sometimes I will get so ...

Depressed and Highly Sensitive

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Saturday, February 11th, 2012
I need help. Ill try to explain as best I can. I lost my self esteem due to a sad childhood I was held back in school after words I saw no way to save myself so I give everything to everyone else I get ...

Can’t Get Over Girlfriend’s Past

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Saturday, February 11th, 2012
I've been dating my girlfriend for several months now. I only new her a few months before we started dating, but things progressed and here we are. She's an absolutely amazing woman. She has everything I seek in a partner, except for her sexual ...
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