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Generalized anxiety disorder and problems making friends

A mom worries that symptoms of a generalized anxiety disorder are hindering her daughter’s relationships.

April 24, 2016 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – The science of making friends (Wall Street Journal)

In the Media – The science of making friends (Wall Street Journal)

In the Wall Street Journal, Elizabeth Bernstein explores the science of making friends.

April 18, 2016 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

Keeping Friends

In the Media – Becoming business partners with a best friend (Glamour.com)

In the Media – Becoming business partners with a best friend (Glamour.com)

It can be so seductive to start a business with a best friend that logic and planning for the unexpected falls by the wayside.

April 23, 2016 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

My long time friend is selfish

A long time friend finds other interests and is less involved in the friendship.

April 22, 2016 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

Resolving Problems

Stroke and friendship

A woman recovering from a stroke is “ghosted” by a friend who once was supportive.

April 28, 2016 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Unbalanced friendships: Why does this happen?

A woman laments that her friendships are unbalanced because she is always the initiator.

April 1, 2016 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

Handling Breakups

My long time friend is selfish

A long time friend finds other interests and is less involved in the friendship.

April 22, 2016 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

How long does it take an angry friend to get over it?

A woman wonders how long to give her angry friend before she contacts her again.

April 7, 2016 | By | 13 Replies Continue Reading

Having No Friends

Skipped grades and have no friends in high school

If you’ve skipped grades, that can add another challenge to making friends.

April 21, 2016 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

A student dreads going to school without friends

If you dread going to school because you feel lonely, you need to reach out for help and advice.

March 19, 2016 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

Other Advice

Middle school friendships can be trying

A young woman finds that middle school friendships can be confusing and frustrating.

April 27, 2016 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – 5 Ways your friendships might be unhealthy (HerCampus.com)

In the Media – 5 Ways your friendships might be unhealthy (HerCampus.com)

The conventional wisdom: Friendships are good for your health. But some friendships are unhealthy.

April 21, 2016 | By | Reply Continue Reading
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