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Dr. Dan Gottlieb wrote a weekly mental-health column, On Healing, for the Philadelphia Inquirer for 15 years. He has decided to take a break from writing his column, but you can view the entire archive collection here.
Recently I had dinner with a friend who raised the following provocative question: “Whatever you think about Kobe Bryant, President Bush, the war in Iraq – what
Several years ago, Consumer Reports devoted an entire issue to the subject of psychotherapy. It published a study that found that, overall, psychotherapy works. But finding
I recently received a letter from a man who described living in a “very lonely marriage” for almost two decades. Because his wife apparently had been withdrawn
As we celebrate the anniversary of our Constitution, think about what the document actually is: words. They are words that shaped this nation. Words can also destroy a
Dear Dan, I am in my 50s and have been married to the same person for most of my adult life. We have a very good relationship now after some major rough times early on. We
Dear Sam, This is the third column I have written to you. The first was three years ago on the event of your birth. Since that time, you have become one of the most beautiful
My last column addressed the issue of anxiety management in this anxious world. One recommendation was to identify your demons and learn to tolerate them. A woman wrote me
Everybody seems to be worried about anxiety. A recent article in the Wall Street Journal suggests that although our risk has been greatly diminished over the years, anxiety
I am 17 years old and lately my biggest problem is dealing with death. Family members and friends’ family members are passing away frequently lately. It makes me think
I was supposed to be living out a boyhood dream attending the Phillies’ spring training in Clearwater, Fla. I was supposed to be soaking up rays and watching new
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