Blog

I'm Not Retiring – And You Can't Make Me

I just don’t see myself being uninvolved with humanity, retiring and starting a rock band or inadvertently breaking things around the house while trying to be handy. Source: Psych Today

How To Feel Better About Yourself

When you are feeling personal pain, or are in an uncomfortable emotional place, it can be easy to get stuck. What most may fail to do in those critical moments is change them. Source: Psych Today

Toxic Relationships

Being with a toxic person can be physically, as well as emotionally, depleting. I have watched people deteriorate physically after being in an unhealthy relationship for too long. Negative people can suck the life right out of you, which is why they are sometimes called “emotional vampires.” There is more than one kind of toxic behavior: people can be passive-aggressive,...[ read more ]

10 Ways to Find Happiness

Finding Happiness Sometimes the quest for happiness can be as confounding as Indiana Jones looking for lost treasure. Just when you think you have a clue, some giant boulder comes rolling toward you. Here are some tips to help you find some joy. 1. Reach out to others. You may have good people in your life but have been out...[ read more ]

Forgiving Your Parents

Several big-time baseball stars were recently suspended for using performance- enhancing drugs. One of the most famous blamed his choices on the fact that his father left the family when he was quite young. I am sure this had a negative effect on his life, but you can’t blame your adult decisions on your parents, whether they were there for...[ read more ]

10 Reasons to C.O.M.P.R.O.M.I.S.E. in Your Relationship

Compromise is not a hard lesson once you realize the gifts that come from it. Learning to work together will make your relationship and your life a better place to be. Source: Psych Today

Money & Emotions

It’s hard to be dispassionate about money, but it’s the best way to get this issue solved. Source: Psych Today

Affection and Emotional Support

C.S. Lewis once said, “Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.” Source: Psych Today

The 6 D’s of Relationship Destruction

These actions can tear your relationship apart. If they have become part of how you relate to each other, you will have significant problems sooner or later. Source: Psych Today

10 Reasons You Need a Pet in Your Life

If you want more love in your life, consider a pet. I know not everybody is an animal lover, but if you think you might be, don’t deprive yourself of this wonderful gift. Source: Psych Today



32129 Lindero Canyon, Suite 210
Westlake Village, CA 91361

Barton@BartonGoldsmith.com
(818) 521-2922





Follow me on Twitter

Got Questions?
Send a Message!