About Dr. Liz

I specialize in treating people who have trust issues due to growing up with toxic parents. Perhaps the parents were addicted, perhaps they weren't. Most of them have a personality disorder, often Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD), which limited them in parenting you well, parenting you the way every child deserves to be parented.

Telling the Truth – 9 Steps

9 Steps to Telling the Truth To continue with our Couples Series, this week we're talking about how to be more honest in your relationship. If you missed last week's, you can read Why People Lie in Relationships. Most people struggle with telling the truth from time to time. But when someone starts telling bigger lies or [...]

By |2020-06-17T19:52:58-04:00June 30th, 2020|Anxiety, BPD, Couples Counseling|Comments Off on Telling the Truth – 9 Steps
  • This a BIG question, but there are answers. In fact, there are whole books written about this topic. Most of them center on affairs, but one I read recently talked about both affairs and lying in general.

Why people Lie in Relationships

Why people Lie in Relationships This a BIG question, but there are answers. In fact, there are whole books written about this topic. Most of them center on affairs, but one I read recently talked about both affairs and lying in general. It's called, "Tell me No Lies" by Ellyn Bader and Pete Pearson. They [...]

By |2020-06-17T13:31:22-04:00June 26th, 2020|Anxiety, BPD, Couples Counseling|Comments Off on Why people Lie in Relationships
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The #1 Myth of Couples Counseling

The #1 Myth of Couples Counseling The last newsletter talked about One Myth About Couples. If you missed it, you can Read it Here. This one focuses on the #1 Myth of Couples Counseling . . . That you BOTH have to go to therapy! Maybe this isn't the "official" #1 Myth, but it's up there. So [...]

By |2020-06-17T11:04:53-04:00June 18th, 2020|Couples Counseling|Comments Off on The #1 Myth of Couples Counseling
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One Myth about Couples

One Myth about Couples With everyone locked up together, tensions between partners are running pretty high. Even if you normally get along, conflict is creeping in. One common myth is that you should feel good about your partner most of the time, even during quarantine. This gets played out in your head like, "Geez, we're [...]

By |2020-06-17T10:56:40-04:00June 17th, 2020|Couples Counseling|Comments Off on One Myth about Couples
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The Stages of Coupleship

The Stages of Coupleship I have extensive training in Couple Therapy. Only about 15% of therapists have any training at all in couples therapy or counseling, so do your research before hiring one! I have Level 1 training in Gottman Couples Therapy and completed the year-long training from the Couples Institute in California. Couples, and [...]

By |2020-06-17T10:54:28-04:00May 26th, 2020|Couples Counseling, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Stages of Coupleship