Why Do Opposites Attract? Codependents & Narcissists. Continuum of Self Theory (of the Human Magnet Syndrome)

EXPLAINING WHY OPPOSITES ATTRACT by Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC, CSAT Click Here for the Original Article on Counseling Today’s Website         The most potent of love potions, “romantic chemistry,” draws lovers into a trancelike experience that results in a steamy dance of infatuation, intrigue and sexual desire. Romantic chemistry, or the […]

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“The Surgeon General’s Warning.” Excerpt from Upcoming book The Codependency Cure – My Second Book – A Sample From it. Ross Rosenberg

CHAPTER 1: THE “SURGEON GENERAL’S WARNING”   “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure.  There is no end to the adventurers we can have, if only we seek them with our eyes open.”  Iawarharla Nehru  Before presenting the instructions of my Observe Don’t Absorb Technique, I am morally […]

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The Codependency Pyramid. Understanding the Linear Progression of Trauma.

    This graphic is included in my training Reversing the Human Magnet Syndrome: Codependency and Trauma Recovery and will be in my upcoming book, The Codependency Cure: Reversing the Human Magnet Syndrome.  Its purpose is to demonstrate that codependency is really a symptom of more foundational issues.  Moreover, to resolve codependency, one’s core trauma […]

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Introduction: The Codependency Cure: Reversing the Human Magnet Syndrome (Submitted with Book Proposal)

INTRODUCTION TO ROSS ROSENBERG’S THE “HUMAN MAGNET SYNDROME” (HMS) One would think that after the sweat and toil of writing my first book, the second one would flow freely and easily.  After all, I have been ruminating about it since 1988 – the beginning of my psychotherapy career.  Actually, to be completely honest, I began […]

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Online Infidelity: Identifying, and Dealing with, Cyber Affairs. Jen Weigel/Chicago Tribune Interviews Ross Rosenberg

Online Infidelity: Identifying, and Dealing with Cyber Affairs By Jenniffer Weigel – Chicago Tribune I was co-hosting a company-sponsored discussion last fall, open to the public, about coping with divorce. A member of the audience shared with the group that he had discovered his wife was involved in a cyber affair. “Is that considered cheating?” he asked […]

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Expert Panel Discussion w/ Harville Hendrix, Ross Rosenberg, Helen Hunt, Jamie Turndoff and Tracy B. Richards

This is a YourTango Experts production.  It is comprised of six short videos that were shot with Harville Hendrix, his wife Helen Hunt, Tracy B Richards and Jamie Turndorf.  I cannot say enough about the honor of being a part of this project!  I cannot emphasize enough how wonderful of experience this was for me. Being […]

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Ross Rosenberg – The Illinois Counseling Association’s Outstanding Professional Counseling Publication Award

Ross Rosenberg, LCPC, CADC, CSAT Candidate is the recipient of The 2014 Wendell S. Dysinger Award: Outstanding Professional Counseling Publication Established by ICA in 1983 to honor and recognize the professional counseling contributions made by Dr.Wendell S. Dysinger, one of ICA’s founders. The outstanding professional counseling publication award is given to person(s) for an outstanding published […]

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