Category Archives: Addiction

Want More Success in Therapy? Do it by Healing Outdoors!!!

Mental Health “talk” therapy is often the preferred approach for treatment of depression, anxiety, even PTSD.  Finding the right therapist is important in this process. However, could Healing Outdoors provide a boost in your quest to improve your life? Why not consider moving forward by Healing Outdoors! As a backcountry man for many years, I’m always looking for the [&hellip

Sexual Addiction! 6 Things You Need to Know

Sexual Addiction is a Big problem in Magna, Tooele, & Salt Lake City! Here are 6 things You Need to Know! #1) Sexual Addiction is Real  Gone are the days when people believed that you could only become addicted to items that you ingested into your body.  Alcohol and drugs are examples.  Sexual Addiction, gaming addiction, technology addiction, and [&hellip

5 Fights that Are Normal For Couples in Marriage!

Not Fighting in your Marriage? You better start fighting…to be Normal! Couples fight about a number of things. That’s normal.  The unhealthy part in fighting is when it goes on indefinitely without resolution.  When this occurs, then it’s likely abnormal and damaging. These issues need to be worked on, likely through counseling. Let me be clear that [&hellip

Top 10 Ways to Make the Holidays Sizzle!

Wanna make your Holidays rock…really rock this year? Check out these 10 items that will keep the stress low and the pleasure Sizzling! #1) Stay on budget! Plan a budget and stick with it.  No January credit card shockers wanted! #2) Stay on task! Don’t go into a Holiday haze of shopping, shopping and more shopping…and wonder why [&hellip

The Ultimate Marriage hack! 25 ways to increase Intimacy today

By Michael | in Blog Family and children Husband intimacy Marriage Media Sex and Intimacy wife | 2015-12-10 01:39:01 | 0 comment

Want to wow your spouse, increase intimacy, and do it on a budget? Check out these great investment ideas that really work…and you won’t have to look cheap either! 1) Go for a hike in the amazing Wasatch and Oquirrh mountains…or for a walk along the beach 2) Invest in your relationship by walking around the block [&hellip

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet on Marriage Deal Breakers!

By Michael | in Abuse Addiction Blog Family and children Husband Marriage Media wife | 2015-11-20 22:01:44 | 0 comment

What are your Deal Breakers in marriage or relationships? Affairs? Abuse? Or is it something else? What are the Deal Breakers in Salt Lake City? As therapist with many years experience working with couples, I think I have some inside information regarding deal breakers in relationships. While perpetual laziness, no advanced college degree, being a jerk, etc., are all significant, [&hellip

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet on becoming emotionally healthy

By Michael | in Blog Depression and anxiety Exercise Hiking Husband intimacy Marriage Medicaid Insurance Pornography Addiction | 2015-11-16 11:59:41 | 0 comment

Becoming Emotionally Healthy Takes Work.  Here’s how it’s done! To be well rounded, we need to be healthy in five critical areas.  It doesn’t matter whether you live in Magna, West Valley, or Salt Lake City. Check this out for great insight. Mental: This focuses on how you’re doing mentalhealth wise.  Are you managing as best possible [&hellip

5 Ways Sex Is Painful For Wives

By Michael | in Blog Church Depression and anxiety Family and children Husband intimacy Marriage Pornography Addiction Pornogrpahy Addiction Sexual Addiction wife | 2015-11-03 11:24:35 | 0 comment

Marital sex is often painful for Wives! Husbands in Salt Lake City are often unaware of their role in creating painful sex.  Wives often won’t tell their husbands about their deep discomfort.  However, there are 5 ways that sex is often a pain for her. #1) Obligatory sex.  Having sex as an obligation in marriage is about as romantic for a woman as discussing the symphony is for many men.  When [&hellip

Steve Sarkisian Fired by USC

By Michael | in Addiction Blog Depression and anxiety Family and children Football -- Sports Husband Marriage wife | 2015-10-13 02:27:03 | 0 comment

Former BYU star QB Steve Sarkisian Tackled for a Loss by USC Monday This is the same Sarkisian who led BYU to a victory in the Cotton Bowl in the late 90’s.  The same Sarkisian who was an All-American at BYU. The same Sarkisian who had many coaching gigs, including a successful stint as Head Coach of [&hellip

Are the Utah Utes For Real?

By Michael | in Blog Exercise Football -- Sports Media | 2015-10-10 00:25:56 | 0 comment

The Cal Bears are in town. ESPN Game Day is in town.  Are the Utah Utes for Real? The eyes of College Football are riveted on Salt Lake City today.  The 5th ranked Utah Utes are taking on the resurgent Cal Bears.  The Utes are fresh off a bye week following the absolute thrashing of [&hellip