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How Infidelity Impacts Young, Teenage & Adult Children

How Infidelity Impacts Young, Teenage & Adult Children © 2022 Judith Kilborn, PH.D. and Richard Chandler, MA, LPC The Short & Long-Term Effects Of Their Parent’s Infidelity Whether your children are younger, teenagers, adults, or even aware of the affair, they will be affected short and long-term by how you and your partner respond to …

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The Physical Toll Suffered By The Betrayed Partner After Discovering An Affair

The Physical Toll Suffered By The Betrayed Partner After Discovering An Affair © 2022 Judith Kilborn, PH.D. Edited by Richard Chandler, MA, LPC When an affair is discovered, the betrayed partner’s mental and emotional burdens frequently result in physical disorders. Substantial agreement exists about the biological effects of infidelity on the betrayed spouse. In addition …

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Why Anger Hurts Kids: How Moms & Dads Can Make it Better!

Why Anger Hurts Kids: How Moms & Dads Can Make it Better! © 2022 Richard Chandler, MA, LPC, Masters in Psychotherapy, Licensed Professional Counselor Is parental anger harmful to kids? How can parents avoid harsh communication and gain successful outcomes? Read these practical tips to build healthier connections with your children! Why Anger Hurts Kids: …

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Healthy Vs. Unhealthy Anger: Can Getting Mad Be OK?

Healthy Vs. Unhealthy Anger: Can Getting Mad Be OK? © 2022 Richard Chandler, MA, LPC, Masters in Psychotherapy, Licensed Professional Counselor You can express anger in healthy ways by firmly communicating your boundaries. It may be helpful to be mad about how things have been, but anger becomes unhealthy when mixed with aggression, put-downs, or …

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The Six Realms as Psychological States

The Six Realms as Psychological States © 2022 Richard Chandler, MA, LPC, Masters in Psychotherapy, Licensed Professional Counselor Although Tibetan Buddhism has depicted the six Realms as actual places we go to after our death as humans, many people, including me, don’t think of them as material locations but rather states of consciousness. What follows …

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Is The Success Rate For Marriage Counseling Predictable?

Is The Success Rate For Marriage Counseling Predictable? © 2022 Richard Chandler, MA, LPC, Masters in Psychotherapy, Licensed Professional Counselor Although it is impossible to accurately predict whether or not marriage counseling will heal your relationship, there are predictive factors as shown by the renowned marriage researcher, John Gottman, Ph.D. Research Studies Show Factors That …

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Fellowship of the Rings: Common Sense Wisdom for Lasting Marriages: Part 1

Fellowship of the Rings: Common Sense Wisdom for Lasting Marriages: Part 1 By: Kirk Lamb, PhD., LP, Licensed Psychologist © 2005 – 2018 Kirk Lamb, Ph.D., Author, for text, drawings, and photographs © 2022 Richard Chandler, MA, LPC, Masters in Psychotherapy, Licensed Professional Counselor Note: This marriage and couples relationship e-book is also available as …

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Communicate Frustration to Your Husband, Wife or Romantic Partner Without an Argument

Communicate Frustration to Your Husband, Wife or Romantic Partner Without an Argument © 2022 Richard Chandler, MA, LPC, Masters in Psychotherapy, Licensed Professional Counselor Married, engaged, and partnered couples aren’t exempt from feeling frustrated or upset with their partner at one time or another. When romantic couples frequently deal with frustration, it often is due …

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Fellowship of the Rings: Common Sense Wisdom for Lasting Marriages: Part 2

Fellowship of the Rings: Common Sense Wisdom for Lasting Marriages: Part 2 By: Kirk Lamb, PhD., LP, Licensed Psychologist © 2005 – 2018 Kirk Lamb, Ph.D., Author, for text, drawings, and photographs © 2022 Richard Chandler, MA, LPC, Masters in Psychotherapy, Licensed Professional Counselor Note: This marriage and couples relationship e-book is also available as …

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