November 2017

 

The Pros and Cons of Older/Younger Relationships

Posted by Michael Dale Kimmel in lgbt

In my psychotherapy practice, I often assist lesbian couples where one of the women is significantly older than her partner. Last month, one of these women asked me: “Why don’t you write a column about age differences in lesbian relationships and how to handle them?”…

Panic Attacks, PTSD and Me

Posted by Michael Dale Kimmel in Columns

When clients ask me, “Why did you become a therapist?”, my usual response is: “If you knew my childhood history, you’d understand.” According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in five Americans has been sexually molested as a child; one in four…