Author Archive for Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP

Is it ADD/ADHD?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Saturday, June 28th, 2014
My son was recently given a disciplinary note from his teach because he distracts other kids in class he lacks focus and concentration and he does not complete tasks. His teacher stated that he does not follow any instructions given to him and he does ...

Child Sexual Abuse

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Friday, June 27th, 2014
I was sexually abused by my brother when I was younger, I had always pushed it aside and recently I had suppressed memories come back and remember incidents that happened as young as 6. I was also molested by a older man that had followed ...

Dissociation, Avoidant, or Antisocial Personality Disorder?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Thursday, June 26th, 2014
I am emotionally detached; I am not capable of feeling love (or at least I cannot recognize the feeling), and my other emotions are muted (the only emotion that I can feel strongly is annoyance). I cannot really feel guilt, and have little empathy (I ...

Fiancé Broke Up with Me at My Daughter’s Graduation

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
Today my daughter graduated from high school. My ex-wife's father and sister came from out of state to support my daughter. My mother also came from out of state. At the event we all sat together. I could tell my fiancé was not happy or ...

Online Therapy?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
Do you think online therapy can be effective. I don't have a car but feel I could benefit from counseling. There is a website that offer this via video chat. Any thoughts? A: Yes, I do believe it is effective and we have some programs here ...

My Ex Might Be Paranoid … What To Do?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Monday, June 23rd, 2014
I met this guy online in January. Things started out great. But slowly, I began to notice things that were not normal with him. Here are a few examples: 1. One day I was out with my co-workers and while were were out he texted me. ...

My Family Treats Me Like Garbage

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
Dear Residential Therapists, I am the youngest member in my household and I have an issue with regards to how I am often treated by my closest family members. I guess you can say I've lived an alternative lifestyle. I pursued post secondary education later in ...

Move in with Girlfriend?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Friday, June 20th, 2014
I am 19 and have been with my girlfriend for 3 years. She basically lives with me anyway, she's here everyday and spends pretty much every night. We want to live together but my parents told me it's "unnatural" (not in a religious sense) and ...

Dissociation, Avoidant or Antisocial Personality Disorder

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Thursday, June 19th, 2014
I am emotionally detached; I am not capable of feeling love (or at least I cannot recognise the feeling), and my other emotions are muted (the only emotion that I can feel strongly is annoyance). I cannot really feel guilt, and have little empathy (I ...

Too Young for Divorce?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
I think I was too young to get married. I met my husband when I was 19, we broke up when I was 21 due to lack of communication and lack of affection. We got back together after he told me things would change. They ...

Is My Friend in Love with Me?

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
Im a bisexual guy and i have a male friend, we met couple weeks ago. Before we met i was sure that he's heterosexual. One day we had some drinks together and he kissed my neck. I started to wonder but i didn't mind too ...

Husband’s Behavior

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Monday, June 16th, 2014
My husband and I are of the same culture and same religion and we have known each other for a very long time but everything changed when we got married. I feel like his personality, his attitude and the way he treats me has completely ...
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