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“Do I Stay or Do I Go”: The Hardest Relationship Question

A post to help men and women struggling with deciding whether to stay in their current relationships or marriages, with some tips and insights for making a decision. By the counselor for men and couples in Phoenix, AZ, Jason Fierstein, MA, LPC. Continue reading

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Couples Counseling: What to Expect

Tweet For those who have never been part of the counseling process before, the idea of sharing one’s most intimate self with someone (a therapist), as well as their spouse, is fear-inducing. Many couples come to couples counseling because they … Continue reading

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13 Days of a Merry Christmas..Relationship

Tweet (Press Release) 13 DAYS OF A MERRY CHRISTMAS…RELATIONSHIP! Men’s Counselor Jason Fierstein Gives 13 Tips to Help Relationships Survive the Holidays November 30, 2009- Phoenix, AZ – With the holiday season in full swing, emotions, tempers and tantrums can … Continue reading

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Fighting Couples: Talking Too Much?

Tweet One of the biggest problems couples face is not talking too little, but talking too much. Fighting and conflict result in talking more than need be, and couples fall into this trap because they say too much to each … Continue reading

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Seven Short Steps to Relationship Success for Guys

Tweet If there is no time to waste, use one or more of the seven short steps to turn around the tempo in your relationship or marriage. Many guys that I talk with call me at the 11th hour, when … Continue reading

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On Couples Counseling: Money, Power, and a House of Cards

Tweet Money helps, but if you don’t have the right foundation to creating a marriage or relationship, you are building a house cards. I talk with too many guys who still are committed to the idea that working their asses … Continue reading

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Dealing with Anger without Putting Your Fist through the Wall

Tweet If there could be a point in time where a couple realizes that there is a problem, I would have to say that one that I hear more often than not is when the guy ends up with his … 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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Say What You Mean (And Mean What You Say)

Tweet For all you men who would like to communicate better, I offer you these Sunday morning tips in today’s entry. This seems to be the theme this week, from a number of different experiences I have had. It’s true … Continue reading

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