iOS app Android app


To an Available December: A Plea to Every Human Being

John Duffy, Psy.D. | Posted 12.06.2016 | Healthy Living
John Duffy, Psy.D.

Enough of this bullshit. Everyone take a giant step back for a moment. And let's agree, just for now, that we've had enough. Enough with this harsh,...

The Impact of Marriage Equality We're Not Discussing, But Should

John Duffy, Psy.D. | Posted 07.02.2016 | Queer Voices
John Duffy, Psy.D.

For the majority of us, our loves and attractions are actually celebrated, from crushes to dates to proms to weddings. And we don't really need to give it a thought. There is a wild emotional divide between private shame and public celebration, and it is critical.

Parenting the Long Game

John Duffy, Psy.D. | Posted 06.20.2015 | Parents
John Duffy, Psy.D.

If you zoom in on a graph, you might see volatility, moment-to-moment, day-to-day. But when you step way, way back, zoom all the way out, the long game might very well be smooth. Your child's life is the whole graph, the long game.

Does Connectivity Mean Availability?

Jacob Morgan | Posted 04.19.2015 | Business
Jacob Morgan

In this episode of The Future in 5 I talk about some strategies that employees and managers can use to help make sure that connectivity and availability aren't muddled together.

What I Would Do If I Could Rewrite My Family's History

John Duffy, Psy.D. | Posted 06.12.2014 | Fifty
John Duffy, Psy.D.

Today is my father's birthday. He would have turned 84 years old today, had he survived beyond the way-too-impossibly-young age of 68. Though it's closing in on two decades since I last shared my day with him, road-tripped with him, or swam with him out to that little sand bar in the Gulf of Mexico, I can still hear his voice.

Eyes Up: Breaking the Worry Habit

John Duffy, Psy.D. | Posted 05.28.2014 | Healthy Living
John Duffy, Psy.D.

I am finding that most of us cannot articulate the nature of our worry. For many, we worry that we're going to be afraid. We worry about worry. Worry and fear become the muddy ruts of habit, our baseline before the day begins.

Foster the Big Moment: A Parent's Mandate

John Duffy, Psy.D. | Posted 04.13.2014 | Parents
John Duffy, Psy.D.

As my wife Julie and I approached the pool, I was filled with anticipation and no small degree of bittersweet dread. This was the end of an era for George, and for us. I did not want to be the dad doubled over and bawling, yet that knot in my chest just kept growing.

Weekly Meditations for Healthy Sex (July 5-11)

Alexandra Katehakis, M.F.T. | Posted 09.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Alexandra Katehakis, M.F.T.

Even momentarily concentrating on healthy solutions rewires psychological patterns to receive and share healthy sexual love in the present. Here are three meditations with the themes of core beliefs, availability, and virginity for you to ponder and practice this week.

Always On... Always Good?

Elizabeth Krupka | Posted 05.08.2013 | Technology
Elizabeth Krupka

Disconnectivity (from technology) anxiety is an actual disorder now. Reread that before you go on please. People actually have anxiety over unanswered texts messages or a few hours away from a little piece of plastic.

Sink or Swim: Businesses Must Overcome 'Generational Divide' to Deliver Availability

Nelson Phillips | Posted 12.22.2012 | Business
Nelson Phillips

The failure to adapt to new ways of working and 24/7 availability will have a direct impact on a business's bottom line, as both customers and top employees look to jump ship to more dynamic organizations.

How Can Our Legal System Better Handle Divorces?

Henry Gornbein | Posted 05.05.2012 | Divorce
Henry Gornbein

Divorces are one of the most traumatic, gut-wrenching experiences that anyone can go through in a lifetime. I have thought about this a lot over the years and would like to make some suggestions on how we can do a better job as lawyers and judges, especially in high conflict cases.

9 Companies That Can't Keep Their Products On The Shelves

24/7 Wall Street | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

By 24/7 Wall Street: It is not unusual for companies with highly successful products to run out of inventory. Oftentimes, companies scramble at the la...