How to Teach Empathy

Teaching Empathy to those in Recovery Persons engaged in addictive and defiant behavior tend to treat parents, family and others as objects. Many of my teen and adult clients struggle with understanding how others might feel in various situations. The main issue is that my Continue Reading

Pornography Addiction and Healthy Sexual Habits

Is my Loved One Addicted to Pornography? The effects of pornography can be devastating on families and intimate relationships. Our practice offers counseling and support for individuals who struggle with addictions to sex and pornography. Please contact us if you or a loved Continue Reading

Teen Sexting Now the Norm not Just in Texas

An analysis of Teen Sexting When SnapChat came out, many were skeptical.  Well, who needs that anymore?  Teens and adults alike share sexual images in texts as common as word texts.  This rapid shift in our culture was first adopted by males, as they are more visual.  Females Continue Reading

Sexual Sadism DSM 5 Confusing

Sexual Sadism DSM 5:  What counts as "sexual behavior involving suffering" Sexual Sadism DSM 5 --As I interpret it the DSM-5 Sadism Disorder narrative permits evaluators to infer that sexual arousal from suffering is present where there is a history of recurrent sexual Continue Reading

Adolescence and The Law – Current Challenges

Adolescence and The Law - Current Challenges Offices are in Dallas and Southlake Texas. The new issue of the Association for Psychological Science's journal *Current Directions in Psychological Science* is a special issue devoted to "The Teenage Brain." One of the many Continue Reading