What's New with Kathleen
Check out this interview with me on For Her, an elegant fashion and lifestyle magazine for the modern, style-conscious woman.
Getting real about dating and relationships on this interview. Stay tuned and check back, the link is coming soon so you can tune in.
Relationship experts, yes that’s me – reveal four common couple problems, and how you (yes, you!) can fix them yourself.
“What if you are the only one that wants to work on things? Fixing a relationship is hard to do without all the players involved. But don’t give up…”
You an read the full article by CLICKING HERE
Featured in Coto de Caza Magazine, in this issue I share the importance of honoring Grandparents.
In this workshop series, Kathleen Mates-Youngman M.A., LMFT, author and couples specialist will share with you her proven strategies in succeeding with couples where you may have failed before. This approach focuses on bringing the individual’s struggles- abuse as a child, depression, lack of empathy, and so on- to the surface to breakthrough and heal the couple’s relationship wounds.
Kathleen will breakdown the therapeutic process into early, middle and late stage treatment, and will teach interventions and home assignments specific to each stage that you can use with couples.
Now available on DVD or Audio CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE
Honored to endorse this excellent new book by Barry McCarthy PhD…and to be in such good company!
My review… “An excellent resource! As therapists we often focus on helping couples improve sexual functioning, yet Barry McCarthy explains that the real struggle is inhibited sexual desire. Focusing on desire as the core component of healthy sexuality, McCarthy delivers brilliant guidelines and exercises to help couples integrate intimacy and eroticism into their sexual style.”
leading a seminar where will explore the creative process, and how to move through the inevitable emotional blocks, open up to the possibilities in life, and create connection with yourself, others, and the universe along the way.
My quarterly contribution to the Coto de Caza Magazine this summer has me reflecting on parenthood.
Kathleen Mates-Youngman, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, is our guest on the show this week. Kathleen shares about her struggle with anxiety and panic attacks and how that has helped shape her heart as a therapist. She also talks about Schema Therapy in breaking negative thought patterns and her book on helping couples connect and love one another daily. Push the play button above to listen to the show or use the links below to listen on iTunes or Stitcher Radio.
You can listen to the full podcast by CLICKING HERE.