Friday, February 15, 2019

Ethical Dilemmas in Counseling

Ethical dilemmas are important puzzles with no easy answers but are fun to contemplate. 

I offer 13 in my PsychologyToday.com article today. In the service of presenting as many dilemmas as possible within the space's confines, I present each dilemma as pertaining to the same client. That way, I needn’t provide a separate client background for each dilemma.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

The Case for Writing a Book Even if it Sells NO Copies

In my PsychologyToday.com article today, I make the case that, especially in today's era of easy self-publication using Amazon's CreateSpace, it's worth writing a book even if it doesn't sell a single copy.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The Pacifica App: An adjunct or even replacement for a therapist?

Of course, no app can replace a talented, well-suited therapist. Alas, many people can’t afford one, and no one can to have a therapist to call on as often as one wants 24/7. And alas, not all therapists are talented, well-suited, accessible, and affordable.

Enter mental health apps, arguably the most popular and well reviewed of which is Pacifica. I describe it in my PsychologyToday.com article today.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Tiny Adventures for the Not-Adventurous

It’s all well-and-good for motivational gurus to encourage people to take risks, but the people most likely to seek their advice tend to be risk-averse. My PsychologyToday.com article today offers a list for such people.


Thursday, February 7, 2019

Job Benefits That Are and Aren't Worth It

My PsychologyToday.com article today lists benefits that are over- and underrated.


Tuesday, February 5, 2019

The Case for Closing Open Workspaces

The data is now clear confirming the logic that open workplaces are pennywise and pound-foolish. I make the case in my PsychologyToday.com article today.

Sunday, February 3, 2019