Category: FAMILY

Need A Self Help Book?: My Top 5 For Personal Change

I have always been an avid reader and especially of self-help books. I find the positive message they portray encouraging for my work and I often recommend them on to my clients. Even though, I have read many over the years, there are a few that I always go back to and are constant companions.…

How Listening Skills Make The Difference

As a therapist, I do a lot of couples therapy. That means I deal frequently with warring, dysfunctional relationships in most cases. Most people enter couples therapy as a last resort to save their marriage or relationship. Some expect me to tell them what to do. Others are surprised when I tell them it is…

6 Ways To Get Over A Bad Break Up…. 1 to 3

Anyone who has been through a break-up will testify to the feelings that surround it. Let’s face it, no-one likes being left and in reality, also ending a relationship is not easy. Invariably, we all generally get it wrong. Whether you ended the relationship or were on the receiving end, feelings can run high and…

7 Ways Your Relationship Could Be Going Wrong

Nothing is perfect and that goes for relationships too. Even in the best of intimate relationships, there are those subtle and not so subtle signs that harmony is being disrupted. Some disagreements and discussions make sense and are in fact healthy; his words against hers, her values in the face of his values, old traditions…

Communication: Direct Accusation vs Problem Identification

When problems arise in a relationship, couples are often told they need to “communicate” – or talk to each other. If a couple is in crisis, my feeling is that they need to talk more and not less. However, even those who do this often do not know how to talk about problems effectively and…

New Podcast: Framework For Conflict Resolution in Relationships

We can safely say that the inability to resolve conflict effectively is one of the main reasons for marriage or relationship breakdown. In this podcast, Dr. Nicholas Jenner introduces a framework which, in his experience, is an effective way to resolve conflict and indeed improve the relationship. For more resources and articles: https://www.drnjenner.com https://boundariesofthesoul.com https://freefromcodependency.com…

Domestic Violence: A Curse in Homes. Know the Signs.

The following statistics are startling: Every 9 seconds in the US a woman is assaulted or beaten. Around the world, at least one in every three women has been beaten, coerced into sex or otherwise abused during her lifetime. Most often, the abuser is a member of her own family. Domestic violence is the leading…

New Podcast: Make Divorce About The Kids, Not You

When divorce shatters the family structure, parents are often on opposing sides, leaving the children in the middle. Learn what can happen during this stressful time and what parents should and should not do to help their kids cope. For more resources and articles by Dr. Jenner, check the links below: https://www.freefromcodependency.com https://www.boundariesofthesoul.com https://www.drnjenner.com

Dr Jenner Online Therapy: Now With Live Chat !

  Dr Jenner Online Therapy now has installed live chat on www.drnjenner.com       Why use live chat? Here’s why : 1. To ask a question regarding online therapy packages. 2. To request a free consultation without obligation 3. To ask any questions related to mental health AND…. 4. ….. BEST OF ALL….A FREE…