“Mitigating the Trauma of the Divorce Process The Good Karma Divorce” “Blaming locks us into a mode whose primary focus is the determination of fault and the allocation of guilt. It is impossible to blame and resolve simultaneously.” Michele Lowrance, an author, national speaker and Judge, will be presenting her groundbreaking psychological observations and recommendations for mitigating […]
My latest video on codependency, 4 Stages of Codependency Recovery, outlines steps of the recovery process.
The Dance between Codependents and Narcissists Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC, CSAT Candidate We therapists live for moments when everything “clicks” and our client arrives at an understanding that, until that moment, had eluded him. There is nothing more rewarding than when a well-placed analogy or metaphor creates the breakthrough moment. When spot-on, the resulting […]
“If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.” ― John von Neumann Mr. Glover, my high school algebra teacher, who failed me, would be so proud. Despite my life-long adversarial relationship with math, I surprisingly rely on it to describe both healthy and […]
Covert narcissists are masters of disguise – successful actors, humanitarians, politicians, clergy members, and even psychotherapists who are beloved and appreciated, but are secretly selfish, calculating, controlling, angry and vindictive. Covert narcissists create an illusion of selflessness while gaining from their elevated status. Although they share similar basic traits with the overt narcissist, i.e., the […]
The History of the Term, “Codependency” Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC To quote William Shakespeare, “What’s in a name?” Well, Mr. Shakespeare, in the mental health field, quite a bit! Correctly labeling mental health disorders is powerfully important to the person in their pursuit of seeking help to overcome their problems. Even with the potential […]
On TV Again! The Taylor Baldwin Show is on San Diego’s U-T TV Network I will be taping a 30 minute interview with Taylor Baldwin on December 13th. The Taylor Baldwin Show is on the U-T TV network, and my host has several health and beauty products on the market, and can be seen in […]
LOVE ADDICTION, CODEPENDENCY AND INTERNET DATING Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC Author of the Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us For the love addict and codependent, Internet dating sites are the crack cocaine of romantic exploration. Although the love addict consciously wants true and everlasting love, they are drawn to the […]