THE CATASTROPHIC COST OF CODEPENDENCY – Joan Childs, LCSW

  DEFINING TERMS Codependency has been around since time memoriam. In the early 19th century Rabbi Mendel was quoted saying, “If I am because...

Come On Baby, Light My Fire!

The proverbial question that keeps popping up is “How can I keep the passion in my relationship? The answer is simple: You can’t. Love...

Professional Mental Health Keynote Speaker – Joan E. Childs

I have just returned from the National Speakers Association Convention in Washington DC. My cup runneth over with excitement and enthusiasm! I want to...

FOUR WOMEN AND A DOG – Joan E Childs

We boarded our plane at noon, leaving behind a typical summer tropical South Florida storm. As soon as the plane passed through the cloud...

Oh Where, Oh Where Did My Sexy Self Go? Maggie’s Story

MAGGIE’S STORY Maggie: I thought I was going to go crazy. I hated Michael; I hated his voice; I hated his walk; I hated...

OH WHERE, OH WHERE DID MY SEXY SELF GO? – Jessica’s Story

Jessica: I was the hottest chic in town. I had a few nose jobs, boob jobs, a pretty face, long, beautiful raven hair that...

WHY I FAKED MY ORGASMS – ANNE’S STORY

Anne: Jim and I had been married for six years. Over the six years, I felt my sexual interest wane bit by bit. I...

OH WHERE, OH WHERE DID MY SEXY SELF GO?

  Every relationship and marriage has its ups and downs. Sometimes the downs can last longer than most relationships can tolerate. However, given tools...