Tag Archives: communication

The Right Tools for the Wrong Job

Tweet I like to identify universal themes in the work that I do with men in counseling, so this blog post is no different. I find that guys tend to operate in relationships the same way that they do on … Continue reading

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Wedding Jitters vs. Wedding Terror

Tweet It’s wedding season, and a lot of guys are getting ready to move down the aisle. They’ll either walk, or they’ll slink, or, quite possibly, they may kick and scream and need to be pulled down it. Does one … Continue reading

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Playing Communication Games to Get What We Want From Our Partner

Tweet I see this so much with men: guys who need stuff from their partners who don’t come right out and say it. True, both sexes can be equally guilty of this, but for the sake of working with men, … Continue reading

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Fear of Anger

How to deal with the fear of anger so that you can learn to effectively deal with anger itself. Continue reading

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Failing to Meet Her Expectations

Tweet Have that sense of working too hard to make somebody else happy? Is that somebody your partner, girlfriend, or wife? It’s tough to decide on when you are at the point of working just a little too hard or … Continue reading

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Economic Stress On Your Marriage

Tweet I know everything in the media seems to be revolving around the economy: the market, home loans, business concerns, and credit crunches. I think that that stress may be also trickling into some unforeseen places, like your marriage or … Continue reading

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What single guys need to be doing, but aren’t yet

Tweet (This article I wrote also appears in the Jewish News of Greater Phoenix, October 10th edition) Every good general has a battle plan, and, if you’re like my former self, you’ve spent enough time alone waiting for the right … Continue reading

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Here’s What Guys Want From Their Girl

Tweet For the guys, I want to help communicate for you those things that are creating fighting and problems in your relationship. For the girls, I want to help you understand your guy, and what he is needing, as to … Continue reading

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If She Explodes in Anger On You… Here’s 5 Quick Things To Do

Tweet Here’s some ideas about what to do if your girl explodes in a seething rage on you. 1. Don’t leave the scene. Although guys have the tendency to freak out, or leave, or both, I would advise you against … Continue reading

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Why Men Cheat

Tweet I was having a conversation with my business coach, Marco, and he was talking about this idea, which led me to seek out the article on (gasp!) Oprah.com. It’s interesting, and looks at the reasons behind why men cheat. … Continue reading

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