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The highlighted items below are links to brief articles I have written. Each describes my approach to some of the problems and concerns I deal with in my practice. I invite you to click on one or more of these links to learn more about my approach to these issues.

Marriage Counseling

Ten Unlikely Facts of Married Life

Dr. Barry A. Bass, Ph.D.

Ten Unlikely Facts of Married Life

Instead of learning from the marital success of others, couples tend to use their own “good common sense” to deal with the problems that arise in their marriage. Although helpful in certain aspects of life, everyday common sense, or what some label “conventional wisdom,” is not particularly useful when dealing with relationship or marital issues.

For example, conventional wisdom has it that most problems ...

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