Patti Carmalt-Vener


Stories by Patti Carmalt-Vener

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
Holiday Hauntings

Don’t let seasonal depression stop you from enjoying the celebration you want and deserve

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 12/17/2015
Beautiful Again

A woman suffering with breast cancer recovers her sense of self-esteem

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 12/10/2015
Killer Instinct

One should think twice before committing to someone with antisocial personality disorder

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 12/03/2015
A Family Affair

Let everyone get involved with Thanksgiving preparations

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 11/25/2015
Special Thanks

A son’s recently discovered child could give rise to a priceless relationship

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 11/18/2015