7 07, 2017

The Power of Perspective

By | 2017-07-27T16:44:14+00:00 July 7th, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Emotional Addiction, Forgiveness, Personal Growth|1 Comment

Cycling can be a wonderful experience‑going down a hill or when the wind is at your back.  However, if you are pedaling uphill or against the wind, cycling can be much less enjoyable.  The perspective of going two different directions can give the experience a world of difference. I have found this to be [...]

7 12, 2016

The Emotional Affair

By | 2017-07-29T23:00:27+00:00 December 7th, 2016|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Emotional Addiction, Intimacy Anorexia, Marriage|0 Comments

Most often when one thinks of an affair or cheating, the assumption is that a spouse or partner has committed a sex act with someone outside their marriage.  However, this is not always the case.  Cheating [7 Signs of a Cheating Spouse] can take many forms, as I have written about in previous blogs.  The [...]

2 03, 2016

The Female Intimacy Anorexic

By | 2017-03-06T02:06:28+00:00 March 2nd, 2016|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Communication, Emotional Addiction, Intimacy Anorexia, Marriage, Offended Addiction, Sex Addiction|0 Comments

Intimacy anorexia is a very real and difficult condition to treat, regardless if you accept it or not. It cannot be found in the Diagnostic & Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) but neither can sex addiction. We all knew alcoholism did not exist for decades until it officially made the cut in the DSM. [...]

25 02, 2016

Women Lie Too

By | 2017-03-06T02:05:20+00:00 February 25th, 2016|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Disclosure, Emotional Addiction, Intimacy Anorexia, Marriage, Polygraphs, Sex Addiction|0 Comments

In my last article, I wrote about why men lie. But guess what? Single and married women lie too. However, women lie differently in that they remove the truth from themselves unlike men who remove themselves from the truth. Women can have big lies like men. Women can also have secrets regarding their past or [...]

5 02, 2016

Social Media, Narcissism and Millennials

By | 2017-03-08T01:27:26+00:00 February 5th, 2016|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Emotional Addiction, Intimacy Anorexia, Men's Issues, Offended Addiction, Sex Addiction|1 Comment

I joined social media a little late outside the bell curve of its popularity. Nevertheless, I quickly reconnected with hundreds of friends, family and classmates I had lost touch with. It was really cool. I don’t exactly remember my first post or thoughts, but I was amused, happy, yet concerned to think that all my [...]

7 01, 2016

Codependency Addiction…A Seductress of Society

By | 2017-03-08T01:41:16+00:00 January 7th, 2016|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Emotional Addiction, Offended Addiction|1 Comment

So what does political correctness, lying, dishonesty, half-truths, anxiety, depression, comparison, offense, anger, bitterness, resentment as well as many other negative emotions and behaviors all have in common?   They are all forms of…codependency.   Even though I don’t like the word codependency since it is overly used in recovery and in therapy, I have found that [...]