Excerpted from BIFF: A Discussion on HCPs

© 2013 By Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. Lack of Self-Awareness The hardest thing to “get” about HCPs is that they lack an awareness of how they contribute to their own problems. They honestly view other people as causing the way they feel and the way they act. “She makes me feel this way.” “He made […]

Book Excerpt: Why Politicians are Divorcing Themselves from Their Professional Partners

© 2012 By Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. As a result of this continued polarization, some of the reasonable politicians – the people who could work together – are no longer trying to stay in office, but are divorcing themselves from their professional partners. Olympia Snowe, Maine’s retiring US senator, announced Friday that her reelection campaign […]

Hostile Election Talk Risks Permanent “Splitting”

© 2012 By Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. and Don Saposnek, Ph.D The glut of on-going hostile comments in national, state and local elections these days has reached a new low. Let’s not argue over whose fault it is – it’s everyone’s fault who participates. But, what’s the harm? After all, won’t it be over in […]