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Why Gender Equality Is Everyone’s Issue

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a prosperous, peaceful, and sustainable world. Patriarchy has reigned supreme for far too long, and is currently being pushed towards complete destruction. But there is still a long way to go. The fruits of activism have begun to shine through with… Read More ›

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Men Show Depression & Anxiety Differently

Men and women have different ways of reacting to feelings of anxiety or depression. Where a woman might cry or voice feelings of nervousness or unrest, a man might react in an angry outburst, alcohol-abuse, or even muscle aches and pains. Difficult to Diagnose This significant difference in reactions often makes it difficult to diagnose… Read More ›

Why do some men have a hard time with emotions?

Some men have a very difficult time confronting and processing emotions. They seem to be able to compartmentalize emotions so as to not carry things with them. It is a nice skill really, they are able to break things down and problem solve. Of course, not all men have difficulty with emotions. There are exceptions.… Read More ›

Self-Esteem: Men vs. Women

Self-esteem is a tricky thing. It plays an important role in our lives. It influences how we act around others, the decisions we make, how motivated we are in our career, and how we feel in our own skin. It is at our very core as people. And, while it is a crucial factor for… Read More ›

Men need couples counseling too

Susan (a fictional client) tells me she is not feeling in love with her husband anymore. She tells me she feels like he does not want to be around her, they don’t spend time together, he doesn’t show her affection anymore, she is worried the spark is gone. She wants to work though things in… Read More ›