What to do when you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident

Essential steps to take if involved in motor vehicle accident? 1. When asked how you’re feeling, don’t take the socially expected way out by saying “Fine”. Fine can be misunderstood as a diagnosis and opposing counsel may use it against you. TELL THE TRUTH “I don’t...
The Impact of Divorce

The Impact of Divorce

The 50 percent statistic of all marriages ending in divorce is misleading, if not wrong. For every two marriages that occurred in the 1990s, there was one divorce.

10 Suggestions for Overcoming a Season of Sorrows

10 Suggestions for Overcoming a Season of Sorrows

Abusive political rhetoric, D.C. shooting and wounding of a congressman, a truck attack and deaths in Barcelona, Charlottesville and NYC, Hurricanes Harvey, Irma & Maria, sexual assaults by Weinstein and multiple others, admissions by survivors @#metoo, an ambush in Niger, shootings in New York City, Sutherland Springs, Tehama County California, and at the Egyptian Mosque, all while suffering through a cacophony of inflammatory tweets.  As I write this, I lament over this series of tragedies, one after another, and no doubt more to come. What are we to make of it all?

Clergy Sexual Abuse and the impact on Victims

Clergy Sexual Abuse and the impact on Victims

Recent news releases have identified another clergy member as having been abusive to one or more members of their congregation. Although it would be ill-advised to condemn someone in the court of public opinion when the facts or a jury of one’s peers has not found the...