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Hugs Banned in Portland Oregon Middle School | Daily Buzz | Orlando Teen Counselor Therapist

By |March 27th, 2010|

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How close is too close? A middle school in Portland, Oregon shocked the nation when the principal banned “hugging!” USA Today highlighted the ban on hugs and stated that there is a national trend in setting restrictions on disorderly and troublesome conduct in public schools. So, the question still remains, “how close

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10 Tips to Improve Self-Concept | We’re not Fat! We’re Fabulous | Orlando Counselor Therapist

By |March 23rd, 2010|

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Is bigger better? Some fuller figured women are repulsed by the thought of using plus sized models for product ads.

Various studies show that body image is directly related to self-esteem issues in young women; however, a new study at Arizona State University found that plus-size models can not sell products as effectively as

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5 Tips for Battling Sexual Addictions | Orlando Counselor

By |February 15th, 2010|

What does Desperate Housewives, Sex and the City, The Hills, 90210 and the ABC show Dirty Sexy Money all have in common? You guessed it – sex! We are inundated with so many explicit messages from Hollywood about sex. In a culture obsessed with sex, it might seem surprising that we don’t hear more about

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Orlando Marriage Therapist on 7 Sexual Desire Differences between Males and Females

By |January 22nd, 2010|

 

“A woman marries a man expecting he will change, but he doesn’t.”

“A man marries a woman expecting that she won’t change, and she does.”

Before I was married I had a lot of misconceptions about how males think when it comes to sex. I longed to meet a man who I would be able to develop

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Orlando Child Teen Counselor on When to Talk to Your Kids about Sex | HPV Vaccine for Children

By |January 11th, 2010|

Psychologists used to recommend talking about sex a year before puberty, but now children on average are exposed to pornography at age 8 due to the internet and pop ups. So families are scrambling about how to talk to an 8 or 9 year old about sex. Additionally, the Center for Disease Control and the

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Orlando Relationship Counselor | You Wanna Hook Up – The Long & Short Term Effects on Women

By |September 5th, 2009|

Why bother asking someone to dinner or to the movies when you can meet at a party, down a few drinks and go “hook up” for the night?

In my freshman year of college, I can remember going down the hall to the shared bathroom among the dorm rooms and seeing some of the girls hung-over