In His Own Words: Dodging a Bullet

October 15, 2013 Leave a comment

lipstick bulletsIt’s day 9 of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Today we share a story about a man who heeded the red flags, dodged a bullet and got away from his abusive girlfriend. Well done, Jason!

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In His Own Words: Dodging a Bullet

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Dr Tara J. Palmatier, PsyD provides confidential, fee-for-service, counseling, consultation and coaching services to help both men and women work through their relationship issues via telephone and/or Skype chat. Her practice combines practical advice, support, reality testing and goal-oriented outcomes. Please visit the Shrink4Men Services page for professional inquiries.

In His Own Words: The Monster Behind the Beautiful Mask

October 15, 2013 Leave a comment

monster behind the beautiful maskIt’s day 8 of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Today’s In His Own Words is another object lesson in what can happen when we ignore the warning signs and our gut instincts. It is also the sad tale of “George,” a man who very much wanted a woman to love and with whom to build a family and a life together. Instead he got Harry Potter porn characters interacting with facsimiles of his children and is now lucky if he sees the kids once a month.

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In His Own Words: The Monster Behind the Beautiful Mask

Shrink4Men Counseling, Coaching and Consulting Services

Dr Tara J. Palmatier, PsyD provides confidential, fee-for-service, counseling, consultation and coaching services to help both men and women work through their relationship issues via telephone and/or Skype chat. Her practice combines practical advice, support, reality testing and goal-oriented outcomes. Please visit the Shrink4Men Services page for professional inquiries.

 

In His Own Words: Princess Turns into a Poisonous Toad

October 7, 2013 1 comment

toad2It’s day 7 of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Today’s In His Own Words is about a man who kissed a princess only to watch her turn into a poisonous toad. He thought he was marrying the woman of his dreams. In reality, she is the stuff of nightmares.

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In His Own Words: Princess Turns into a Poisonous Toad

Shrink4Men Counseling, Coaching and Consulting Services

Dr Tara J. Palmatier, PsyD provides confidential, fee-for-service, counseling, consultation and coaching services to help both men and women work through their relationship issues via telephone and/or Skype chat. Her practice combines practical advice, support, reality testing and goal-oriented outcomes. Please visit the Shrink4Men Services page for professional inquiries.

 

In His Own Words: A BPD Mom and a Recently Divorced Custody Evaluator Walk into a Courtroom . . .

October 7, 2013 1 comment

gasoline and matchesIt’s day 6 of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Today’s In His Own Words features “Thom” — yet another father and child casualty of the family court meat grinder.

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In His Own Words: A BPD Mom and a Recently Divorced Custody Evaluator Walk into a Courtroom . . .

Shrink4Men Counseling, Coaching and Consulting Services

Dr Tara J. Palmatier, PsyD provides confidential, fee-for-service, counseling, consultation and coaching services to help both men and women work through their relationship issues via telephone and/or Skype chat. Her practice combines practical advice, support, reality testing and goal-oriented outcomes. Please visit the Shrink4Men Services page for professional inquiries.

In His Own Words: Dangerous Crazy Bitch Ahead

October 7, 2013 2 comments

borderline personality disorder stalkerIt’s Day 5 of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. In an effort to bring attention to men, the invisible domestic violence victims, we offer you the story of “Disconnected,” a man who thought he was being reunited with his childhood sweetheart. His “romance” ended with abuse, stalking, harassment, 911 calls and a restraining order.

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In His Own Words: Dangerous Crazy Bitch Ahead

Shrink4Men Counseling, Coaching and Consulting Services

Dr Tara J. Palmatier, PsyD provides confidential, fee-for-service, counseling, consultation and coaching services to help both men and women work through their relationship issues via telephone and/or Skype chat. Her practice combines practical advice, support, reality testing and goal-oriented outcomes. Please visit the Shrink4Men Services page for professional inquiries.

In His Own Words: Another VAWA Success Story

October 7, 2013 Leave a comment

VAWA LogoOctober is Domestic Violence Awareness Month for male victims, too. “Alexander’s” story is one of emotional and physical violence, financial abuse and restraining order abuse.

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In His Own Words: Another VAWA Success Story

Shrink4Men Counseling, Coaching and Consulting Services

Dr Tara J. Palmatier, PsyD provides confidential, fee-for-service, counseling, consultation and coaching services to help both men and women work through their relationship issues via telephone and/or Skype chat. Her practice combines practical advice, support, reality testing and goal-oriented outcomes. Please visit the Shrink4Men Services page for professional inquiries.

In His Own Words: One Brownie, Hold the Nuts

October 7, 2013 Leave a comment

browniesOctober is Domestic Violence Awareness Month especially for DV’s invisible victims: Men.

In today’s In His Own Words, “Ted” explains how a brownie (yes, a brownie) became the straw that broke the camel’s back and prompted him to finally divorce his abusive wife.

To read Ted’s story, please follow this link:

In His Own Words: One Brownie, Hold the Nuts

Shrink4Men Counseling, Coaching and Consulting Services

Dr Tara J. Palmatier, PsyD provides confidential, fee-for-service, counseling, consultation and coaching services to help both men and women work through their relationship issues via telephone and/or Skype chat. Her practice combines practical advice, support, reality testing and goal-oriented outcomes. Please visit the Shrink4Men Services page for professional inquiries.

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