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My bf's obsessed w posting on political msgboards&checking current events/social media sites.Interferes w work,our relationship,etc.Is this addiction?
What might b good way 2 approach spouse addiction 2 internet(OBSESSED w news&posting on political msg boards)w/o making him defensive&angry?PLZ HELP!
Alanon? Therapy?: Many discover that there is little we can do to change others. It is hard enough to change ourselves! You can find possible support at an Alanon meeting or from a psychotherapist. Then, you might find the voice to use to invite spouse to help you with your problem. I know this sounds backward. It's not. Best wishes. ...Read more
11pm+7am shift.Nursing home.Lpns intimidate cnas to cover up mistakes or inappropriate and unethical. Behavior.?
Yes: It is both inappropriate and unethical; however, what is the question? ...Read more
Bf's online current events/political social media addiction causes intolerable financial&emotional anxiety.NOTHING I try [email protected] we separate?
No one can tell you: Clearly you are not content and feel unable to find a solution for changing him. I think it would be a mistake to trust any 'yes/no' answer to your '?'. It might be the way this will go, but there may be other options too. Try to find a therapist to help you think t through and perhaps provide or refer for couples Tx. Be patient as you seek a solution - it will help. ...Read more
Abused by teacher in '80s. School never believed me/my parents. Abuser now sunday school teacher at church. How can I be credible in warning church?
Expert witnesses: I had not heard of DR. Samenow until I read your question last night & decided to read up on him. I still don't know that I have a good handle on the answer. But I can say that often behavioral health providers who act as expert witnesses whether it be for the defense or the prosecution, can become known for stance on issues like capacity/ lack of capacity etc. When the behavioral health provider- ...Read more
Top 10 Answers...: 1. It used to be (ie, quietly accepted/expected by society in past) 2. Denial is a powerful influence 3. Guys are usually not the victims 4. Provides a (false) sense of superiority/power 5. Hurt is turned into anger/aggression 6. Observed in childhood home or elsewhere 7. Bigger, stronger-they use resources that are most available &apparent 8. Lack insight 9. Unhealthy psyche 10.(they don't really). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not related: Depression & suicide have nothing to do with education & intelligence. Many uneducated people commit suicide. Many highly educated people commit suicide. It is usually problems in one's personal and/or occupational life that causes stress & people often have difficulties coping, resolving, or mitigating this stress leading to depression. Suicide is just the most extreme adverse reaction to it. ...Read more
Love them: Young people are going to explore. Set an example in your own life. For me, "evil" is hating others without any real reason, treating others unfairly, demanding things for which you haven't worked, defining yourself in terms of owning worthless things. If you peers admire you for the life you live, your children will usually follow your example, though every young person makes some mistakes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Feeling fatigue, unwilling to stydy, self talking ,day dreaming, my gf is loyal but suspecting abusing her , denying situation, my mum is sczophrenic?
See doctor: Clearly you are concerned about your thoughts and behaviors. See a doctor for evaluation ...Read more
Good question: Typical 1-year-olds feed a doll with a bottle, representing an act from the environment. Even at 3-4 years, kids with autism put the tip of the bottle in any indentation on the doll's body, sensorimotor play. Despite overdeveloped rote memory, they can't "get" concepts- things you can't see or touch-because of their concrete thinking. That's why therapy has to be intensive & repetitive to work. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Imagination in children is a very important part of childhood. Santa claus and the easter bunny are "lovable" characters and as the child grows and discovers the truth, he finds it amusing usually. It is all part of the fun of a family growing togetherf in a loving lifestyle. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Odd question on medical and moral problem involving teen sex--why don't parents control it better?
??: That's up to the parents and their relationship to child. ...Read more
That is a lot going : On ; it doesn't sound like fun. Take on a little "can do" attitude. Encourage you to enlist the care of a good psychiatrist as well as a therapist/ psychologist. Alk about feelings ; address problems. Don't avoid them. Aim for 7.5 - 8 hours of sleep/ night. Daily physical activity is optimal in a green space. Eat healthfully. Cut out junk carbs, caffeine ; alcohol (or moderate). ...Read more
11grade sexual harassment=depression & food to cope; now 1st yr college kickbox/lexapro/therapy i turn down guys and despise men except dad & bro why?
See PCP first.: The 11th grade sexual harassment need to be processed through therapy . Kickbox training gave you the power to fend off anymore sexual harassment but you're still angry . The Lexapro (escitalopram) help with the depression ( ptsd). See your pcp to refer to a psychiatrist or therapist. ...Read more
Wrong Forum: I am sorry but this is a forum for answering health questions not legal questions. ...Read more
Does narcissistic people appear to be selfless, giving,caring,helpful,and generous?my husbands mother said he was narcissistic,but I'm confused.
Narcissistic: Dear Member33, Narcissistic personality features include a pervasive pattern of grandiosity (in fantasy or behavior), excessive need for admiration, lack of empathy for others, arrogance, and interpersonal exploitation. These features are very different from helpful, caring, generous, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer