Category Archives: Marriage & Relationships

Response to Dan Ariely’s survey re a title for his new book

This is an edited-for clarity & grammar version of an E comment I just sent Dan Ariely.  http://www.danariely.com If you’ve not yet seen his work, you’re in for a treat. hi D ,  Really, all yr titles’re good , & … Continue reading

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Last Hypnosis Workshop in 2011 — Enhancement of Emotional Intimacy Skills

On Friday , Oct 28 at my rural cabin — focus will be on experiential internal learning in trance rather than conscious , digital information . A powerful , cost-effective format for both individuals & couples . See my HYPNOSIS … Continue reading

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All-Day Workshops

I decided during the July 25 All-Day Group that these workshops are too much fun and too useful to stop my 35-year habit completely , so I’ll continue them occasionally, maybe 2 or 3 a year . The last All-Day … Continue reading

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Self Control — learning self-regulation

I’ve just  commented on Dan Ariely’s blog / recent post http://danariely.com/2011/05/15/wait-for-another-cookie/#comment-23186 ” Wait for another cookie ” clearly details strong  scientific support for teaching one’s self to delay gratification.  This has profound implications for those of us who want to quickly change powerful , undesireable habits … Continue reading

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Hypnotic Strengthening of Love / Intimacy Skills- for individuals & couples

This Friday ,  5-20 ,  I’ll be leading the second  of two repeatitions  on this theme — each workshop is different as different people attend , & those who repeat the workshop are different than they were the previous time .  We’ll use hypnotic approaches to  : … Continue reading

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Psychotherapy — a useful metaphor

Andre Gregory (AG) interviewed by Family Therapy Networker (FTN)   AG: The part of therapy that is the most meaningful to me has to do with getting to know who you are and how to live your life fully. In … Continue reading

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Interpersonal Group Psychotherapy-comment on a review

I’ve read only up thru the 4th Edition , & no reference can I find to Intro- or Extrovert .  Certainly Introverts can be just as content & productive as Extro’s .  ‘Till I’ve had a look @ this 5th … Continue reading

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Free 15 minute interview — A New Way to Get to Know Each Other

The other day for the first time , I offered someone  a brief , in-person interview without charge ,  to consider working together.  I really like doing things differently than usual or however I’ve done before ,  because that’s generally more creative , … Continue reading

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The Science of Love – Letter to the Editor

Harriet Hall’s e-mail in Letters, in which she accuses Robert Epstein’s “Love Building Exercises” of not being scientific, shows a misunderstanding of science.  There are many kinds of science, and the studies cited by Epstein are actually well designed, good … Continue reading

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