The “Golden Rule” of the Helping Professions. Moods Magazine Article by Ross Rosenberg

The “Golden Rule” of the Helping Professions.  Moods Magazine Article by Ross Rosenberg View the article on Moods Magazine’s Website Adapted from the book, The Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt us By Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC It is a common belief within the mental health field that a psychotherapist’s competence […]

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My Favorite 12-Step Acronyms

CLASSIC 12-STEP ACRONYMS DENIAL = Don’t Even Notice I am Lying ANGER = Allowing yourself to Not Get Everything in Recovery BIG BOOK = Believing In God Beats Our Old Knowledge DETACH = Don’t Even Think About Changing Him/Her HALT = Hungry, Angry, Lonely, Tired TIME = Things I Must Earn LIFE = Living in […]

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Excerpts from the Human Magnet Syndrome

Excerpts from the Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us By Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC “What felt so right, so perfect, would remain that way for no longer than a few months. Despite the rapturous beginning of our supposed soul-mate experience, the relationship would inevitably crash and burn. The hot flames […]

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