Questions about relationships, marriage, healthy and unhealthy communication, intimacy, physical and verbal abuse.
I have been a therapist in private practice and hospital settings for over 30 years.
College of Mental Health Counseling
MA in European history MSW in clinical social work
Get her to agree that if she does not stop assaulting you that you can call the police. The police may not arrest her but they will start a file, and then you can report it each time she does it. If she
Sometimes a person will not leave permanently until several attempts. Make a plan to leave with leaving contact information for him to find you. Leave while he is away. Make your plans in detail: where
My suggestion is to use the following structure: 1. Hhave meeting in which you and you husband create a written numbered list of your issues. 2. Then each choose an issue that is most important. 3
Your mother is an alcoholic. Have a calm discussion when she is sober. Get her agreement to stop drinking altogether. Also, it is important to agree on consequences including she will go to AA meetings
To keep the playing field even, both of you should make a commitment to never get physical with person or property in a fight or when angry AND also to never engage in name-calling. Yes, I think counseling
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