As the weather gets colder and the days get darker, people look for comfort in a lot of ways. One way is to “cuff” a new hookup, to help keep you warm. Depending on how you look at it and what you’re looking for, cuffing season can be a blessing—or your worst nightmare. Here’s everything […]
Parent-child relationships are often fraught with drama—particularly in the teenage years. But for some, like those raised by narcissistic parents, the implications can be more serious and lasting. According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, people with narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) will have at least 55% of the most common narcissistic traits, including entitlement and […]
If your relationship hasn’t been feeling the same lately, you might be wondering if it’s time to call it quits. But no relationship comes without challenges, so how do you know when it’s really over? We spoke with psychotherapist Megan Bruneau, M.A., and psychoanalyst Babita Spinelli, L.P., about how to know when a relationship is over. Whether you’re thinking […]
One could make the argument there are two kinds of people: those who enjoy being single—and those who really don’t. If you fall into the second category, single life may sting, particularly when it seems everyone in your life is coupled up. But being single can be a blessing, if you let it.