Relationship Jazz Articles

Welcome To Relationship Jazz – New Weekly Noblesville Daily Times Column

Jazz – according to the Encarta World Dictionary, the word can mean a lot of different things. All of them, I would contend, could be applied to the understanding of relationships. It can mean (1) “beautiful, sensual syncopated rhythms and spontaneous musical improvisations”. Relationally that would be the magical moments of connection, communication and raw […]

Angie Capretti Non-Featured Articles

Process Emotions Better Now – Angie Capretti

There are two common errors when processing emotions. Error One: the experience of negative or painful emotion triggers a lower level or maladaptive defense mechanism that shuts down the processing and bottles, or represses the emotion. This can take the form of invulnerability, denial, distraction, withdrawal, avoidance, escape into fantasy, numbing oneself, cutting off emotionally […]