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College of Marriage Online

July 20, 2020


College of Marriage is now available online at College of Marriage is a 15 week marriage enrichment curriculum written and presented by my colleague, Carolyn Klusmeier and myself.  The lecture portion of the classes is now available on video.  You can also download the Powerpoints and the exercises.  The classes were 90 minutes, but […]

A Therapist Looks At “Crazy Rich Asians”

January 25, 2019


Since I neglected my blog so badly last year, I have fallen behind in applying a therapist’s view to the pop culture.  Let’s start the year playing some catch-up. As I thought about this post, I had several alternate working titles.  Among these were, “Rachel could do better,” “Run Away, Rachel!,” and “Don’t Marry a […]

Hallmark Movies

January 3, 2017


Happy New Year to you.  I hope that the year is off to a good start for you and that your resolutions are intact.  Liturgically, we are still in the season of Christmas for a few more days. Among the many rituals surrounding Christmas, my wife is quite fond of watching Hallmark Channel Christmas movies.  […]