Patti Carmalt-Vener


Stories by Patti Carmalt-Vener

Breaking the Shell

Therapy can help people with dependent personality disorder develop healthy relationships

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 08/14/2014
Transferring trauma

Perceptions of others can be skewed by too much emotional baggage from childhood

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 08/07/2014
Separation Anxiety

A foster son headed for college fears leaving the best home he ever had

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 07/31/2014
Being You

Parents must understand children are all unique beings with a unique purpose

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 07/24/2014
Learning to Live With It

Part of growing up is coping with the awkward choices of loved ones

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 07/17/2014
Wolves at the Door

Dream may be metaphors for how you really feel about your life

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 07/10/2014
Proceed With Caution

A new mate must respect her partner’s relationships with their kids and family members

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 07/03/2014
Wedding Day Jitters

Style Advice is fine, but it’s best to let your inner beauty shine on that big day

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 06/25/2014
Same old story

Try to understand how the past may be interfering with your present life

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 06/19/2014
In search of self-control

An unruly toddler needs guidance free from a parent’s transferred childhood emotions

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 06/12/2014
Staying focused

Concentrate on the task at hand and your talent and knowledge will come to the forefront

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 06/05/2014
Pain in the offing

There really is no easy way to leave your lover  

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 05/29/2014
What do you want?

Be fair but firm with squatting father and sibling

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 05/15/2014
Another story

Anger at a friend’s inappropriate behavior could be triggered by past events

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 05/08/2014
Drawing strength

Art therapy allows children to mirror life experiences and express their inner feelings

Author Patti Carmalt-Vener Date 04/30/2014