Joan Childs: I HATE THE MAN I LOVE: A Conscious Relationship is Your Key to Success

    Joan Childs, LCSW, has been in clinical private practice as a psychotherapist since 1978, specializing in couple's therapy. In addition, she is an expert in Codependency, Inner Child Work, Original Pain Work, and Second Stage Recovery. Joan is also an author, writing THE MYTH OF THE MAIDEN: On Being a Woman and WHY

Chocolate for Valentine’s Day.. Why is Chocolate the most popular sweet treat?

  Even without going into the history of the relation of Valentine’s Day and the chocolates, it’s easy to understand why chocolate is the favorite way to express love on Valentine’s Day. There is an allure to chocolate that in essence is exotically romantic, it’s simply an edible declaration of love that makes the recipients