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The Many Faces Of Shame

My experiences through the years as a therapist have taught me clearly and without a doubt that our society’s mental health public enemy number one is SHAME. Shame has many faces-self-loathing, never feeling good enough, having an inward sense of being dirty, feeling the need to be perfect at all times, feeling evil to the […]

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Acting Badly in Marriage

People sometimes act badly. Ok, you already knew that. But why do they act so badly? Are they miserable, rotten wastes of human flesh? Are they sinful wretches determined to rebel against God? Are they cheating bastards who need public shame and perhaps a golf club taken to their heads? Do they rage? Are they […]

ARTICLES Mark Smith, LCSW

The King’s Speech Mirrors Majestic Therapy

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] I saw ‘The King’s Speech’ last night and it has me all stirred up. It is easily my choice for Best Picture this year. What I loved about the movie was the beautifully warm relationship between the King, played by Colin Firth (who WILL win Best […]