Darren Haber, MFT - Therapist Blog http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog Therapist in Los Angeles Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:49:08 +0000 en hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.0.1 Sex Addiction is a Relational Disorder http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=134 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=134#comments Mon, 02 Jan 2012 18:48:38 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=134 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=134 0 What if my Addicted Partner won’t stop? http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=131 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=131#comments Mon, 02 Jan 2012 18:47:01 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=131 A very poignant comment to my article last month, from H. Hall, really struck a nerve. Again, I am very grateful for feedback of any stripe.

In regard »»]]> http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=131 0 Please do Disturb: Seeking Change in an Alcoholic “System” http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=128 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=128#comments Mon, 02 Jan 2012 18:45:34 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=128 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=128 0 Seeking Help When a Loved One Struggles with Addiction http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=123 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=123#comments Mon, 17 Oct 2011 03:17:41 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=123 I’m returning once more to the issue of living with a friend or family member who is struggling with addiction. First, let me thank again those of »»]]> http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=123 0 The Abused Husband http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=118 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=118#comments Mon, 17 Oct 2011 03:15:04 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=118 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=118 0 (Don’t) Keep Coming Back, Part II http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=115 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=115#comments Sat, 09 Jul 2011 05:19:37 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=115 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=115 0 (Don’t) Keep Coming Back http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=111 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=111#comments Sat, 09 Jul 2011 05:17:40 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=111 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=111 0 “Disease” or not, that is the Question… http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=107 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=107#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2011 02:40:40 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=107 This definition of “alcoholism” was published by the Journal of the American Medical Association in 1992: “Alcoholism is a primary, chronic disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental »»]]> http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=107 0 1+1 = 0 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=103 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=103#comments Sat, 12 Mar 2011 06:34:13 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=103 Years ago I treated a female client in her 30s (“Mary”), married with two teenage children, who was struggling in her marriage to an alcoholic husband.

Mary and »»]]> http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=103 0 Home is Where the Heart Isn’t: the Struggle for Healthy Change http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=98 http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=98#comments Mon, 27 Dec 2010 03:36:48 +0000 Administrator http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?p=98 I’ve been noticing lately that patients who are more awake and self-connected are also more uncomfortable.

Partly this is because any change, however positive, is…well…change. As in different, »»]]> http://www.therapistinlosangeles.com/therapist-blog/?feed=rss2&p=98 2