Blog Articles | Los Angeles Psychotherapist Dr. Bill Cloke - Part 5

June 24, 2016

What is Transformation?

We rode past the horse ranches, the fields of corn, cabbage, orange and walnut trees. We crossed the one paved street and shagged in and out of the wash, eucalyptus trees and shrubs to the road that led up into…
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July 29, 2016

How to Make Marriage Last

With so many marriages going up in flames many people are turned off by the whole idea of it. How can it last for a lifetime? What makes some marriages last and yet others fall apart at the seams? Many…
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September 20, 2016

Success and Failure

Do you have trouble completing tasks on time? Are you afraid to try new things because you are afraid to fail at them? Are you self critical and a perfectionist? Do you use the word should and what if a…
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December 13, 2016

In Praise Of Altruism

“Altruism is a benevolent state of mind. To be altruistic is to be concerned about the fate of all those around us and to wish them well. This should be done together with the determination to act for their benefit.…
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February 26, 2017

The Importance of Intimacy in a Relationship

"The married are those who have taken the terrible risk of intimacy and, having taken it, know life without intimacy to be impossible." - Carolyn Heilbrun For most of us, the word intimate conjures up romantic images of candlelit dinners,…
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March 29, 2017

How to Stay Sane In An Insane World

"When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on". - Franklin Roosevelt The news is not what it used to be, remember the little things like war, disasters and overall bad news. Those were…
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