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In the Media – 5 Secrets of people with lifelong friends

October 15, 2014 | By | Reply Continue Reading

In the Huffington Post, Catherine Pearson explains some of the secrets to maintaining lifelong friends.

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Friendship: A matter of trust

October 11, 2014 | By | 16 Replies Continue Reading

Can you be friends with someone whom you aren’t sure you can trust?

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Worried about being separated from my friends in high school

October 8, 2014 | By | Reply Continue Reading

The move from middle school to high school can be challenging socially and academically.

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Parenting: Dealing with unreliable moms

July 30, 2014 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

A mom says her kids are disappointed when their friends are no-shows because they have unreliable moms.

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In the Media – How to handle the stickiest of money situations (Daily Worth)

February 23, 2014 | By | Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – How to handle the stickiest of money situations (Daily Worth)

The Daily Worth interviewed The Friendship Doctor and other experts about a number of sticky money situations that often arise between friends.

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Stuck in a friendship rut

July 11, 2013 | By | 12 Replies Continue Reading

The only way to get out of a friendship rut is to take steps to initiate change.

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Friendship and aging: Is losing interest in friends an aging thing?

Each of my women friends has — or had — good qualities, but ultimately, the positive didn’t outweigh the negative. Is my laziness in trying to make new (better, more compatible) friends an aging thing?

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Faking it: Is that what it takes to make new friends?

January 25, 2013 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

I find it difficult to fake it and that seems to be my issue in not making friends. I don’t like to gossip and don’t care about the girly conversations. I’m not into TV shows and everyone is crazy about fads, favorite movie stars, or songs that I couldn’t really care less about. They are just people: Get over it!

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Ultimatums can undermine a friendship

December 5, 2012 | By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

Often it’s hard to stay friends with someone who seems to have different morals or standards than you do. I hope you expressed your misgivings to your friend, and told her how you felt, before you gave her an ultimatum to choose between you and them.

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Friendship and retirement planning

November 8, 2012 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

I am a professional in my early sixties and plan to retire in three years when I am 65 year old. I am married to a very good man, have a grown up beautiful daughter yet I find myself feeling very lonely at times.

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