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Brad Kennington
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Brad Kennington, LMFT, LPC is the executive director and chief operating officer for Cedar Springs Austin, an eating disorder treatment center in Austin, Texas. Brad also maintains a small private practice where he supervises post-graduate interns and provides relationship therapy to individuals and couples.

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Relationship Boundaries: Separate but Equal

(15) Comments | Posted October 12, 2013 | 8:00 AM

There is no shortage of books and experts (legitimate or self-appointed) that espouse the secrets to having a healthy relationship. They are quick to highlight better communication, hotter sex, shared values and managing conflict as the characteristics of a successful couple. And although these are certainly necessary components to coupling...

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Christianity and Gay Marriage: The Right Has It Wrong

(26) Comments | Posted July 22, 2013 | 8:24 PM

It has been nearly a month since the Supreme Court decided to strike down Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the federal government's legal discrimination against gays and lesbians, and I still find myself unsettled by the reaction from some in our society, especially those who call...

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Shaming Gay Men

(11) Comments | Posted May 9, 2013 | 11:28 AM

Through a constant bombardment of bigotry, our culture continues to shame gay men into feeling less than. These messages of intolerance and hate have many sources in our society -- government, faith communities, corporations. Sadly, only eleven states, now including Delaware, allow gay men to marry the person...

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