Archive for March, 2014

I Feel Depressed & So Does My Mom

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Friday, March 28th, 2014
My mom is all I have in life... My father abandoned us so now we have no male and I am the only child. Well let's start off with my mother. She has been really depressed lately. All she has been doing is laying in ...

She Wants a Relationship with a Mother Who Hates Her

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Friday, March 28th, 2014
From the U.S.: After a lifetime of emotional, physical, and sexual abuse, my mom has stopped talking to me for 2 years now. Since I was born my mother hated me and the family knew it. She spread stories about me that were untrue and ...

Boyfriend Lies and Has No Remorse

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Friday, March 28th, 2014
From the U.S. I've been with my boyfriend for almost 7 years and when things are easy everything is perfect. My issue is that he lies and gets mad when I catch him doing things and wants nothing to do with it. I caught him ...

Supporting an Unappreciative Mom

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Friday, March 28th, 2014
From the U.S.: My mother and I have been coming to heads more and more often and I don’t feel like I have anyone I can turn to for help. Our latest fight was last night. Perhaps it’s best I give you some back-story first. I ...

Sister-In-Law Sent a Truly Hate-Filled Email

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Thursday, March 27th, 2014
Background information. I have two brothers that married later in life and each has one child. One brother(at 50 years of age)along with his wife grasp the responsibility of being a parent. The other brother (at 55 years of age) and his wife (50 years old) haven't the ...

My Boyfriend Hasn’t Said He Loves Me

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Thursday, March 27th, 2014
From the U.S.: So my boyfriend and I have been dating for a year and almost 5 months. He is 22 and so am I. He still hasn't told me he loves me and I'm curious to as why. We moved in together after a ...

Sex Question

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Thursday, March 27th, 2014
Hi, I was wondering if you could answer a sex question. My fiance has had trouble getting it up lately, and getting excited for sex, even emotionally. I suggested he talk to a therapist, since he will not talk to me. He wants me to ...

My Boyfriend Wants a Threesome with His Ex-Fling

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Thursday, March 27th, 2014
My boyfriend/baby’s father has always asked for a threesome. I declined at first only because it was to soon for my comfort. I’ve agreed to have a threesome with him now simply because the idea of it sparks my interest. But the girl he suggested ...

What Do You Do When You’re Lonely?

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
From São Paulo: What can I do if I have literally no friends and no social life? No one that I can talk to about how I'm feeling and a shoulder to cry on? What can I do if I have no one to call me ...

Boyfriend Still Keeps In Touch with Exes

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
My boyfriend (61yrs. old-like me) keeps in touch with some of his ex-girlfriends (he never married) on Facebook and even though I'm on too, his girlfriends don't know he has a girlfriend--they (some are married) make references about old times, how handsome he sill is, ...

Moving On In Life as I Age

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
For the past few years I seem to be having a real difficult time accepting the fact that people move on in life, even if that means without me. I will explain briefly. Around 3 years ago I moved away from a city I lived in ...

I Backstabbed a Coworker

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
I'm upset with myself. When faced with situations where I should be loyal, I often spill the beans to protect my own interests or to put the blame on someone else. Then I feel terrible about it. There was a situation at work. I was ...
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