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Tip of the Day Archive

October 30, 2019

Underage drinking is a serious health, safety and legal issue for young teens.

October 29, 2019

Forgiveness is only possible if there are positive changes for a better future.

October 28, 2019

Research every avenue for your child’s special-needs support, while making sure you take breaks for rest and energy renewal.

 

October 26, 2019

A lover who ignores your child isn’t the right choice for a live-in partner.

October 25, 2019

Stalking is a crime and an obsession that’s possibly dangerous for the victim and ultimately for the stalker.

October 24, 2019

An adult having temper tantrums should seek diagnosis/ help from a psychologist, as the behaviour’s destructive to relationships.

 

October 23, 2019

Late-life divorce isn’t a decision or change that’s easy, nor does it guarantee the benefits you’re seeking.

October 22, 2019

It’s unsurprising when upsetting health issues curtail sexual activity. The relationship problem is that the couple don’t talk about it.

October 21, 2019

A lawyer’s warning letter about a police restraining order are two approaches to ending harassment.

October 18, 2019

Bored with go-nowhere relationships?  Get to know someone with different interests, fresh ideas, an open-mind.

October 17, 2019

When alcoholism’s suspected in a loved one, bring compassion to the task of looking for answers and help.

October 16, 2019

When others’ opinions control a couple’s plans, there’s a relationship crisis.

October 15, 2019

When an elderly parent behaves oddly, don’t panic or make assumptions. Seek information about his/her physical and mental health.

October 14, 2019

Strong moral values may bolster your own life and outlook, but strong moral judgment is often just not your business.

October 12, 2019

Angry/abusive behaviour is harmful to everyone involved. Get professional help.

October 11, 2019

Finding serious alarms in teenagers’ private texts, calls for parental action that’s chosen thoughtfully.

October 11, 2019

When an attached person keeps trying to keep you “connected,” he/she is practiced at it.  Disconnect.

October 9, 2019

If you see marriage as completing your life, make sure that you already feel whole as a person.

October 8, 2019

It’s too hard and too self-demeaning to stay in love with a partner you’re sure you can’t trust.

October 7, 2019

Alzheimer’s sufferers still benefit from caring touch and presence.

October 5, 2019

If one partner’s flirty and the other insecure, there’s a problem for both.

October 4, 2019

Even when bitterness marked a family, don’t fuel it after a death. Do what your loved one would’ve wanted.

October 3, 2019

Red flags in an early relationship? Go slow, and learn more character background.

October 2, 2019

If you can’t connect fully with someone you love, find out why and maybe there’s a chance.

October 1, 2019

Is your spouse the “dragon” at breakfast? Find a half-hour more for sleep.

September 30, 2019

By showing favouritism to one child and not another, parents create long-term negative consequences for both.

September 28, 2019

Despite a spouse’s disinterest in sex, an “outside arrangement” isn’t always an easy solution.

September 27, 2019

Partnering is what makes a marriage thrive. A constant checklist of who’s doing chores and when, aggravates it.

 

September 26, 2019

Save your conscience and self-respect by fulfilling your sexual needs without relying on a married cheater.

September 25, 2019

Premature ejaculation (PE) is both common and treatable.

September 24, 2019

Anxiety attacks require a medical check plus therapy to learn to recognize/control triggers to the reaction.

September 23, 2019

Anyone harassed/threatened should alert police of potential sources. If workplace is involved, contact your former employer/ union or labour department.

September 21, 2019

Alienated grandparents should keep trying ways to re-unite with grandchildren, unless the pain and loss becomes harmful to their health and well-being.

September 20, 2019

Re-connecting as a couple with a child you’d raised separately, after years apart, requires thoughtful planning and counselling help.

September 19, 2019

Grandparents mustn’t rush to less-than-informed judgment and misunderstanding of their adult children’s choices.

 

September 18, 2019

A true partner speaks up in support of you when his/her family purposefully behaves meanly towards you.

September 17, 2019

Working together to achieve your mutual dreams is what love is about, far more than an engagement ring.

September 16, 2019

Don’t stand by or withdraw help when children may be living in unsafe conditions or at serious risk of abuse/neglect/isolation.

September 14, 2019

Heard from a past fling? Respond that you’re busy.

September 13, 2019

A relationship’s end is an opportunity for self-reflection, confidence-boosting, and personal growth.

September 12, 2019

Shut out toxic gossipers and get help to heal yourself from an emotional loss.

September 11, 2019

A high-school relationship is a good time to learn not to let gossipers rule. Insist on knowing the truth.

September 10, 2019

A relationship winding down to the end of its run reveals a clear message: Time to move on.

September 9, 2019

Despite purposeful alienation of you, a parent, don’t give up reaching out to your children.

September 7, 2019

When a loved one’s in an emotional crisis, giving support is crucial for you to get through it together.

September 6, 2019

When an ugly incident divides a once-close family, healing the cause is as important as sharing the information.

September 5, 2019

When a porn-addicted partner suddenly stops a pattern of great sex in the marriage, the couple must finally confront the addiction.

September 4, 2019

Teenagers rejecting a parent post-divorce need gentle encouragement toward professional therapy.

September 3, 2019

Despite cracks in sibling relationships, try to reach out when a sibling’s suffering.

September 2, 2019

Dating site users do need to assess profiles in a self-interested way, for potential connection.

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