Welcome Box
Ask the Friendship Doctor


A couple cuts off contact

May 14, 2016 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

A woman is left baffled when her fiancé’s friend and his wife cut off contact.

Read More

My long time friend is selfish

April 22, 2016 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

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

Read More

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

April 7, 2016 | By | 13 Replies Continue Reading

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

Read More

Is it okay to retract an invitation to a friend?

April 3, 2016 | By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

Retracting an invitation is never easy but friendships and circumstances change–especially in middle school.

Read More

Looking back to move forward

March 29, 2016 | By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

A single woman asks for advice to move forward when she reflects on a lost friendship. QUESTION Hi Irene, I am a 38-year-old single woman and I live a pretty solitary life, which on its own I don’t really mind–I’m a writer. But lately I find myself reflecting on my friendships and relationships. I can […]

Read More

In the Media – On passive-aggressive friendships (Elite Daily)

March 10, 2016 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – On passive-aggressive friendships (Elite Daily)

In Elite Daily, Talia Koren poses the question of why women tend to be passive-aggressive in their friendships.

Read More

A woman asks how to end a very long friendship

March 1, 2016 | By | 21 Replies Continue Reading

There’s no easy way to end a long friendship. You’re changed and she remains the same.

Read More

How to step back from an ambivalent friendship

February 26, 2016 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

A woman asks how to tone down an ambivalent friendship with another couple.

Read More

Not a priority anymore

February 8, 2016 | By | 18 Replies Continue Reading

Since her friend got involved in a relationship, she feels as if her friendship isn’t a priority anymore.

Read More

Toxic friendship: A friend who saps your energy

January 23, 2016 | By | 16 Replies Continue Reading

If a friend consistently saps your energy and leaves you feeling drained, it is a one-sided friendship.

Read More

Visit GirlfriendSocial.com