Archive for June, 2013

I Don’t Want to Live Anymore

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Tuesday, June 18th, 2013
I'm 15 and I have lived the worst life possible so far. My parents are separated and my dad is not in my life anymore he used to keep in touch every once in a while but since last summer after he married my cousin ...

Boyfriend Can’t Get Over My Past Relationship

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Monday, June 17th, 2013
I've currently been dating a man for 8 months. He's 45, never been married and has no kids. I'm 1 month away from a finalized divorce and share 2 little boys with my ex. My married relationship has been over for years ...

Love or Obsession?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Monday, June 17th, 2013
When I was in fifth grade, there was this boy whom i usually pick fights with. I never understood why but the boy pissed me off for no reasons. I will always start something so that I can argue with him. After fifth grade, our ...

What’s Wrong With Me?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Sunday, June 16th, 2013
I live a pretty normal life.. i wake up go to school like any other person my age.. but i think i have a serious problem.. at first i thought it was my imagination, then when it got worse over the years i started to ...

Turning into Abusive Dad

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Sunday, June 16th, 2013
When I was a child my father always insulted me. I remember he made me cry almost everyday when we were doing my homework because I couldn't do things right. He made fun of me when I got things wrong or just kept screaming at ...

How to Get Help?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Saturday, June 15th, 2013
I've noticed for a while that i have a depression but didnt go to a therapist yet. This is because i only made bad experiences with psychologists so far, i had an anorexia when i was 16, probably it wasnt a real anorexia, i didnt ...

Jealous or Insecure?

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Saturday, June 15th, 2013
I have been married to my husband for 12 yrs we have 4 children the oldest is 9 and the youngest is 9 months old. My husband and I have been having problems for a long time. Our problem is me I guess to ...

Struggling with Self-Improvement

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Friday, June 14th, 2013
im 16 yrs old ..my dad was an alcoholic and has passed away(4 years ago).i live with my mom and sister now.i used to be a normal moody teen but lately i find myself worried about everything. i love drawing and would like to ...

I Have Trouble Being Around People

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Friday, June 14th, 2013
I like to be alone ,and I just don't know what to do about it to be a normal girl. I feel a sense of relief when I am alone ,and I don't like to put in an effort to get ready ,and go out. ...

Boyfriend Prefers Pictures to Me

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Thursday, June 13th, 2013
My boyfriend has hundreds of pictures of naked women on his phone and computer, which I know is kind of normal for men but the issue is he is not very intimate with me. He hardly touches my body, doesn't not try to get to ...

Pain of Childhood Sexual Abuse

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Thursday, June 13th, 2013
I am in so much pain. I look at my life and noticed that I've lost. I have 27 distinct personalities. Mom and Dad decided to have people rape me over and over. I came here from another country and we were poor, so ...

Will Schizophrenic Mother Harm Others?

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Wednesday, June 12th, 2013
My mom is schizophrenic. She refuses to take her meds. She hears voices and has conversations with them. She has been having fender benders in her car often and has alienated many of her friends. Years ago when she was first hospitalized and released, the ...