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Vive: Using technology to connect with real people

Vive: Using technology to connect with real people

Vive is a free, new video chat community helps people connect with others.

December 19, 2014 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

A shy teen feels she isn’t popular with male or female friends

Being popular isn’t as important as cultivating friendships with one or two people whose company you enjoy.

November 28, 2014 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

Keeping Friends

5 Ways you’re being a bad friend

5 Ways you’re being a bad friend

In Women’s Health Magazine, journalist K. Aleisha Fetters interviewed Dr. Levine about some of the ways friends disappoint each other.

January 14, 2015 | By | Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – How to help a friend who has lost her job (FitnessRepublic.com)

In the Media – How to help a friend who has lost her job (FitnessRepublic.com)

On the website FitnessRepublic.com, I write about how losing a job not only creates financial problems but also social ones.

January 12, 2015 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Resolving Problems

Friendship: On asking for support

Six questions to ask yourself when you are asking for support and don’t get it.

January 19, 2015 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Mean girls in the retirement home?

In the Media – Mean girls in the retirement home?

Novelist Jennifer Weiner writes about her 97-year-old grandmother’s experiences with mean girls in a retirement home.

January 17, 2015 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

Handling Breakups

It feels like my friend is downgrading our relationship

An ex-pat feels like her friend is downgrading her status as a BFF.

January 16, 2015 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

A frayed friendship between partners spills over to their business

A stormy relationship between partners threatens their business.

December 30, 2014 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

Having No Friends

Homebound senior who feels hopeless

A homebound senior without friends or family feels hopeless

January 10, 2015 | By | 21 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Combatting holiday loneliness (FitnessRepublic.com)

In the Media – Combatting holiday loneliness (FitnessRepublic.com)

On the website FitnessRepublic.com, I write about how common it is for people to experience holiday loneliness at this time of year.

December 23, 2014 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

Other Advice

Moved in with my boyfriend and lost my girlfriends

A divorcee’s friends step away after she moved in with a boyfriend.

January 22, 2015 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

My 10-year-old son has no friends

A mom asks how to help her 10-year-old son get along with schoolmates.

January 21, 2015 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading
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