Why Friending Your Ex on Facebook May be More Hazardous to Your Marriage Than You Think

*While this article is focused on Facebook use, because it’s such a popular medium for online connection, this really applies to any connection, technology-assisted or otherwise. About a decade ago, when Facebook was still new and Apple was just rolling out its first iphone, I was among the group of people who thought it was […]

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Mistress, Thy Name is Smartphone

Here’s a scenario I have seen play out in therapy with several iterations: I was carefully listening to a client in a marital  session when her partner suddenly picked up his phone.  My eyes widened at him as if to communicate, “Great—that just set you back at least an entire therapy session—that’s going to cost […]

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