For Mother’s Day: Ma Barker and the Ideal Ma

Herbert Hoover was largely responsible for spreading the idea that Ma Barker was a ruthless and intelligent planner of robberies…

Ask Dr. Conte: How Can I Lose My Anger Before I Lose My Fiancée?

Dr. Conte, How can I stop my anger toward people? I am engaged to my girlfriend and I do not…

5 Quick Tips for Handling the Anger You Have Toward Family

Here’s a profound statement: Families don’t always get along. Let’s make that statement more personal: Sometimes your family angers you.…

How We See the World

There was once a monarch in ancient China who met and fell in love with the most beautiful woman of…

Ask Dr. Conte: My Longterm Relationship Was Based on A Lie – What Do I Do Now?

Dr. Conte, How does one re-group after being in a relationship many years, only to find out that it has…

Ask Dr. Conte: I Think My Lashing Out Has Cost Me My Relationship – What Can I Do?

Dr. Conte, I have a dire situation that has made my relationship crumble. I never opened up to her or told…

Ask Dr. Conte: Do You Have Any Advice for Coping with My Mother’s Schizophrenia?

(Names have been changed for privacy.) Dr. Conte, I need advice on how to deal with my mom, who has…

Be as Smart as a Pigeon: Knowing When Not to Follow Your Leaders

A recent study demonstrated that flock leaders who attempted to give their fellow pigeons incorrect information about the direction of…

Watch Out for Emotional Vampires!

An emotional vampire is not a clinical term. Still, I bet you’ve encountered some along the way. Emotional vampires have…

VIDEO: How to Have a Successful Long-Term Relationship

Advice from a couple who has been together for nearly 20 years… Had a blast doing this with my wife…