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A common mistake people make is thinking another person will complete them. 


You feel a void in your life and fill it with the wrong kind of relationships. You may bounce from one relationship to anot...

Okay then, if you are reading this thinking I am singing always look on the sunny side of life, you are right.  And wrong.  



If your best friend is afflicted with a terminal illness I wou...


Copyright 2014 Roberta Gallagher

Prior to the 1970’s the term co-dependency did not exist. The 70’s was a

groundbreaking time in mental health. The great minds of the time were against labeling human b...


Copyright 2014 by Roberta Gallagher

Substance abuse damages marriages. Often the alcoholic or addict betrays, lies, is irresponsible and unavailable. Their defenses include denying, minimizing, ration...

I had been tyrannized by cultural expectations of what my Valentine’s Day was to look like. This caused me no end of disappointment.



Now I am very excited because I am not interested in romantic stuf...

A soulmate is someone who has locks that fit our keys, and keys to fit our locks. When we feel safe enough to open the locks, our truest selves step out and we can be completely and honestly who we ar...

I have been thinking about how and what I want to write about in 2014. And here’s what I’ve realized, dear readers — you have been most responsive when I write about my personal experience.



To do tha...

Guest blogger © 2013 Deah Curry PhD


Do you ever keep your New Year’s Resolutions? Me neither. Often that’s because they are too idealistic, or made about things we think we should do to be a better, h...


Copyright 2013 Roberta Gallagher

What courses did you take in school that taught you how to be connected to other human beings?


If your education was like most, you were taught no skills and given no...

Copyright 2013 Roberta Gallagher


Assumptions are dangerous. When unexamined, mistaken beliefs form a faulty reality. When we respond to our assumptions as if they were accurate, conflicts in the m...

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