Patti Carmalt-Vener


Stories by Patti Carmalt-Vener

Abortion vs. Adoption

Be your own best friend when things are tough

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 04/07/2016
Going 'Overboard'

A woman’s inability to tell a sibling her true feelings may be rooted in hurtful childhood memories

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 03/31/2016
Too Deep

Just because you love someone doesn’t make it the right relationship

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 03/24/2016
Negative Enmeshment

Healthy emotional bonds with another shouldn’t lead to losing your own identity

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 03/17/2016
Watch and Learn
Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 03/10/2016
Stress Test

When times get tough, focus on being close

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 03/03/2016
Get Help

Cost shouldn’t matter when a family’s survival is at stake

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 02/18/2016
Valentine Performance Anxiety

Gifts given with love — no matter how big or small — are always best

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 02/11/2016
Social Order

Children with Asperger’s syndrome need social behaviors taken apart for them piece by piece

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 02/04/2016
1+ 1 = 3

Couples must learn to accept each other’s differences

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 01/28/2016
Playing for Answers

Therapy that encourages expression through playtime activities helps address troubling behaviors

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 01/21/2016
Big, Dangerous Delusions

A harmful hunt for physical perfection is characteristic of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 01/14/2016
High Anxiety

Face your feelings to become better equipped at handling stressful situations

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 01/07/2016
Visualize Success

Choose just one resolution that makes you feel hopeful, excited, renewed and positive

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 12/31/2015
Christmas Gifts

Being a good a partner is just as important as picking one

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 12/24/2015