PSYCHOLOGICALLY SPEAKING

Dr. Edward A. Dreyfus, a clinical psychologist, relationship counselor, sex therapist, and life coach, posts articles and information regarding a variety of psychological issues confronting people every day. In addition, he responds to questions about relationships, sexual difficulties, and other concerns that have been submitted through his website.

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Lessons from a Kid Sister

Lessons from a Kid Sister

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

20 Rules for Making Romance Happen

20 Rules for Making Romance Happen

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Checklist for living a happy and fulfilling life.

Checklist for living a happy and fulfilling life.

Saturday, February 08, 2014

Then and now: who are you?

Then and now: who are you?

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Marriages are NOT made in heaven: love is not enough.

Marriages are NOT made in heaven: love is not enough.

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

A grandparent's job description

A grandparent's job description

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Priorities: listen to the words, but watch the feet

Priorities: listen to the words, but watch the feet

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Do I contradict myself?

Do I contradict myself?

Monday, October 07, 2013

What does your word mean to you?

What does your word mean to you?

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

20 Rules for Making Romance Happen (Part II)

20 Rules for Making Romance Happen (Part II)

Sunday, September 29, 2013

20 Rules for Making Romance Happen (Part 1)

20 Rules for Making Romance Happen (Part 1)

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Mindfulness and Purpose = Fulfillment and Happiness

Mindfulness and Purpose = Fulfillment and Happiness

Sunday, September 08, 2013

What's in a question?

What's in a question?

Monday, August 26, 2013

Teaching a Pig to Dance

Teaching a Pig to Dance

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Becoming the Father that You Want to Be (Part 2 of 2)

Becoming the Father that You Want to Be (Part 2 of 2)

Monday, August 05, 2013

Becoming the Father that You Want to Be (Part 1 of 2)

Becoming the Father that You Want to Be (Part 1 of 2)

Monday, July 01, 2013

Family Intimacy vs. Friendship Intimacy

Family Intimacy vs. Friendship Intimacy

Monday, June 17, 2013

What does it mean to be supportive?

What does it mean to be supportive?

Monday, June 03, 2013

How do you connect?

How do you connect?

Monday, May 13, 2013

Dealing with toxic family members.

Dealing with toxic family members.

Monday, May 06, 2013

Culture and male sexual dysfunction

Culture and male sexual dysfunction

Monday, April 22, 2013

Stepping up in a crisis

Stepping up in a crisis

Saturday, April 20, 2013

The empathy connection

The empathy connection

Tuesday, April 09, 2013

I never met a cow that wished it was a giraffe

I never met a cow that wished it was a giraffe

Sunday, March 31, 2013

Helplessness is a state of mind

Helplessness is a state of mind

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Panic Attacks: A Holistic Approach (Part 3)

Panic Attacks: A Holistic Approach (Part 3)

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Panic Attacks: A Holistic Approach (Part 2)

Panic Attacks: A Holistic Approach (Part 2)

Monday, March 11, 2013

Panic Attacks: A Holistic Approach (Part 1)

Panic Attacks: A Holistic Approach (Part 1)

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

A Matter of Perspective

A Matter of Perspective

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Compatibility+Chemistry=Passion

Compatibility+Chemistry=Passion

Saturday, February 16, 2013

Can you handle it?

Can you handle it?

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Facing a Crisis: Danger & Opportunity

Facing a Crisis: Danger & Opportunity

Monday, February 04, 2013

Are you persistent or just stubborn?

Are you persistent or just stubborn?

Sunday, January 27, 2013

The road to change is seldom linear

The road to change is seldom linear

Saturday, January 19, 2013

The unwelcome visitor

The unwelcome visitor

Monday, January 14, 2013

In a second, your world changes

In a second, your world changes

Monday, January 07, 2013

Waiting is the worst

Waiting is the worst

Sunday, December 16, 2012

No safe haven

No safe haven

Monday, December 10, 2012

The case for play

The case for play

Monday, December 03, 2012

The importance of hobbies

The importance of hobbies

Monday, November 26, 2012

What does it mean to be a man?

What does it mean to be a man?

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Being grateful...Thanksgiving and every day

Being grateful...Thanksgiving and every day

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Let's talk infidelty

Let's talk infidelty

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Anger vs. Vengeance

Anger vs. Vengeance

Monday, October 29, 2012

Hope, Expectations and Disappointments

Hope, Expectations and Disappointments

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Lovemaking is like fine dining

Lovemaking is like fine dining

Sunday, October 07, 2012

A Humanistic Perspective on Politics & the Economy

A Humanistic Perspective on Politics & the Economy

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Single Moms and Dating

Single Moms and Dating

Thursday, September 06, 2012

Friendship, family, and politics

Friendship, family, and politics

Monday, September 03, 2012

Sex and Sexuality: Part I

Sex and Sexuality: Part I

Sex and Sexuality: Part II Dysfunction & Treatment

Sex and Sexuality: Part II Dysfunction & Treatment

Grace, civility, dignity? Not!

Grace, civility, dignity? Not!

Social networking and Intimacy

Social networking and Intimacy

Friday, August 24, 2012

Sex and Sexuality: Part I

Sex and Sexuality: Part I

Friday, July 27, 2012

Is a Happy Ending an Infideltiy?

Is a Happy Ending an Infideltiy?

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Columbine and Now Aurora

Columbine and Now Aurora

Sunday, July 15, 2012

A Word About Online Dating and Dating Services

A Word About Online Dating and Dating Services

Thursday, July 12, 2012

50 Shades of Grey: A Sex Therapist's Perspective

50 Shades of Grey: A Sex Therapist's Perspective

Thursday, July 05, 2012

Rules of Civility

Rules of Civility

Sunday, July 01, 2012

Rules of Engagement

Rules of Engagement

Monday, June 25, 2012

The Odd Couple: A Marriage of Opposites

The Odd Couple: A Marriage of Opposites

Saturday, June 09, 2012

Marriage is Like a Garden

Marriage is Like a Garden

Monday, May 28, 2012

Generosity of Spirit

Generosity of Spirit

Monday, May 21, 2012

The Sound of One Hand Clapping

The Sound of One Hand Clapping

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Facing the Empty Nest

Facing the Empty Nest

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Incrementally Changing Your Life

Incrementally Changing Your Life

Monday, May 07, 2012

Living Life from the Inside Out: A Work Sheet

Living Life from the Inside Out: A Work Sheet

Saturday, May 05, 2012

The Culture of Sports

The Culture of Sports

Friday, March 23, 2012

Mickey and the Plow Horse: The Back-Story

Mickey and the Plow Horse: The Back-Story

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Mickey and the Plow Horse: Part III of III

Mickey and the Plow Horse: Part III of III

Mickey and the Plow Horse: Part II of III

Mickey and the Plow Horse: Part II of III

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Mickey and the Plow Horse: Part I of III

Mickey and the Plow Horse: Part I of III

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Post Traumatic Growth

Post Traumatic Growth

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Celebrity Suicide and Drug Overdose

Celebrity Suicide and Drug Overdose

Saturday, February 11, 2012

Single by choice

Single by choice

Wednesday, February 01, 2012

Have you found your Valentine?

Have you found your Valentine?

Monday, January 30, 2012

What have you done for me lately?

What have you done for me lately?

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Steve & Oprah: Follow Your Passion

Steve & Oprah: Follow Your Passion

Monday, December 12, 2011

Finding a Job: Black Belt Style

Finding a Job: Black Belt Style

Friday, December 09, 2011

Finding a job: learning to network

Finding a job: learning to network

Wednesday, December 07, 2011

Finding a job: a psychological paradigm shift

Finding a job: a psychological paradigm shift

Monday, December 05, 2011

What happens behind closed doors?

What happens behind closed doors?

Saturday, December 03, 2011

We cannot control the hand we are dealt, but...

We cannot control the hand we are dealt, but...

Saturday, November 05, 2011

Hypochondriasis and Other Anxiety Disorders (Part 1)

Hypochondriasis and Other Anxiety Disorders (Part 1)

Saturday, October 29, 2011

Making Internet Dating Work for You (Part 1)

Making Internet Dating Work for You (Part 1)

Monday, October 24, 2011

Lessons from Hospice

Lessons from Hospice

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Blogging can be lonely

Blogging can be lonely

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Is a purposeful life necessary?

Is a purposeful life necessary?

Thursday, October 13, 2011

The Myth of Self-reliance

The Myth of Self-reliance

Sunday, October 09, 2011

Designing Your Marriage

Designing Your Marriage

Thursday, October 06, 2011

Is Pornography Harmful?

Is Pornography Harmful?

Sunday, October 02, 2011

Why Grieving is Necessary

Why Grieving is Necessary

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

When is it time to hand over the car keys?

When is it time to hand over the car keys?

Monday, September 12, 2011

Do You Treat Your Children Equally?

Do You Treat Your Children Equally?

Sunday, September 04, 2011

Lessons from 'Crazy, Stupid, Love'

Lessons from 'Crazy, Stupid, Love'

Thursday, September 01, 2011

Comment on Saving for a Rainy Day

Comment on Saving for a Rainy Day

Sunday, August 28, 2011

Creating Memories

Creating Memories

Monday, August 22, 2011

So You Think You Can Make Love?

So You Think You Can Make Love?

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Two Sides of Marriage: Intimacy and Practicality

Two Sides of Marriage: Intimacy and Practicality

Saturday, August 13, 2011

The Challege of Marrying Young

The Challege of Marrying Young