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In the Media – Too many bridesmaids: How do you choose? (Brides.com)

May 4, 2016 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Too many bridesmaids: How do you choose? (Brides.com)

Many of us might think that the dilemma of having too many friends—or too many bridesmaids—is an enviable one. But when you’re choosing a bridal party, making choices among them can turn into a problem.

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A disturbing encounter with another couple

May 4, 2016 | By | 24 Replies Continue Reading

A woman asks how to handle her friendship with another couple and whether the woman, a psychologist, is acting professionally.

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In the Media – Dealing with a flaky friend (Refinery 29)

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In the Media – Dealing with a flaky friend (Refinery 29)

Do you have flaky friend? Many of us do and it’s more common than you might think.

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How to help my son make friends

February 11, 2016 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

A mom of a 14-year-old worries that her son lacks the skills to make friends.

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In the Media – The mean girl habit you need to break (Refinery29.com)

January 27, 2016 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – The mean girl habit you need to break (Refinery29.com)

Writing for Refinery 29, Vanessa Golembewski talks about the “mean girl” tendency of two women ganging up against a third.

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Disappointed family excluded from a surprise party

December 12, 2015 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

A sister is upset that she hasn’t been invited to a surprise party for her brother.

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In the Media – Pay and income inequality between friends (International Business Times)

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In the Media – Pay and income inequality between friends (International Business Times)

Lauren Lyons Cole writes about best friends who by virtue of their lifestyles wind up at opposite ends of the pay scale.

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In the Media – On midlife loneliness

September 26, 2015 | By | 34 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – On midlife loneliness

Writing in The Telegraph (UK), journalist Maria Lally writes about midlife loneliness.

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In the Media – Girl Squads: United they stand

September 5, 2015 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – Girl Squads: United they stand

Have you noticed all the “girl squads” coalescing around your favorite stars?

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In the Media – How you and your spouse can conquer conflicts over friends

September 5, 2015 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – How you and your spouse can conquer conflicts over friends

Writing in the East Idaho News, journalist Herb Scribner recounts the challenges of not liking the friends with whom your spouse surrounds him/herself.

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