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Embarrassed In Front of Children

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Sunday, March 16th, 2014
I'm 24, mother of twin 5-year-old girls. I've always been outgoing, athletic, intelligent, very pretty, very competent. Never experienced depression. A week ago my husband took our daughters to the zoo while I stayed home to shop and relax. When I returned from shopping I ...

I Dreamt My Partner Is a Transsexual

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Sunday, March 16th, 2014
Hello. I have had this dream a few times in my life with four different partners. I dream that I find out that they were born a man (usually a disproportioned ugly man), then at some point in their life, they had a sex change ...

Therapist Says I’ve Not Grieved My Marriage

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Saturday, March 15th, 2014
I have been in therapy since 2008 when my then husband left me for a younger person. He was the love of my life. We didn't talk for over a year, then eventually we became friends again. Today my therapist told me that I hadn't ...

Fear of Being Framed and Being Lied About

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Saturday, March 15th, 2014
It all started after high school. I smoked a lot of marijuana, watched a lot of conspiracy, and was practically a shut in. I started to suspect there was conspiracy in my own life, things that people thought about me that I didn't know. After ...

Sadness And Depression Are Ruining Me

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Saturday, March 15th, 2014
I'm 44, Married 21 years, 3 great children, own my own house and have never cheated on my wife. A year ago, a lady started at my company, we became really close friends over the last year. She was going through very hard times, her ...

Ex-Boyfriend Has Trust Issues

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Long Distance relationship. I went up to see him and he thought I had been cheating on him. Now, he doesn't trust me. I have never cheated on him. I would never cheat on him or anyone. He was going through a low period in ...

Where To Go From Here

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Sorry, this is going to be a long winded one. Last February I approached my GP to ask for a referral to a Psychiatrist as I thought I was suffering from Bipolar disorder. After an evaluation, he'd given a diagnosis of Cyclothymia. I got referred to ...

No Close Friends

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
I haven't had any friends for years and I truly don't know why. I bought a new phone last week and the cashier who switched my phone was amazed that in the whole month I'd only used 40 phone minutes. (I guess that's one plus ...

Boyfriend Of 3 Years Dumped Me Out Of The Blue

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Monday, March 10th, 2014
My boyfriend of 3 yrs broke up with me via Skype while he was texting someone else and told me he didn't want to be with me anymore because this relationship was too toxic for him. He then proceeded to give me the silent treatment ...

Pre-Teen Visits Alternate Dimension?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Monday, March 10th, 2014
My daughter is 12 years old and has exhibited some signs of sensory integration differences: can't stand to see metal when eating, excessively cold, hyper-reacts to food textures. She sometimes has difficulty relating to others, especially authority figures; however, she is fairly well-adjusted socially with ...

Angry and Depressed

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Monday, March 10th, 2014
I have been realizing lately, that I've been getting so angry and depressed allot. I realize it after it happens, i'll start treating my boyfriend so bad, but I feels like i'm standing outside of my body and watching myself do it. Afterward I feel ...

My Father Tries To Control Our Lives

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Sunday, March 9th, 2014
My dad has always been at the center of my nightmares since forever. He is an abusive person and believes what people say about us and torture our lives without asking us about the truth. He hates that my mom finally got a job and ...
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