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Difficulty Making Friends

How to Make Friends on the Rapid 7 Metro: The Problems and Perks of Being a Weirdo

Ryan Chapin Mach | Posted 07.01.2014 | Los Angeles
Ryan Chapin Mach

Generally, there's not a lot of behavior that will faze the people on the Rapid 7 to Santa Monica, but on my commute home the other day, they proved something I'd long suspected: everybody hates a loud talker.

Why It's Hard To Make Friends When You're Married

www.salon.com | Posted 05.30.2013 | Weddings

“Want to jack off together some time?” our friend August said to my husband, Jeff, one night over the phone. He invited Jeff to masturbate with hi...

12 Tips For Making New Friends At Any Age

Marlo Thomas | Posted 07.14.2013 | MarloThomas
Marlo Thomas

As an adult, it can be hard to meet new people and start new relationships -- especially after a divorce, after the kids are grown, after being laid off or becoming a widow. But it may not be as hard as you think to make new friends in mid-life and beyond.

Making New Friends After 50, From Dr. Gail Saltz (WATCH)

Posted 08.15.2013 | MarloThomas

It's not always easy to make friends when your children are grown! When psychiatrist Dr. Gail Saltz joined me on Mondays With Marlo, she advised women...

How To Get Over Shyness, From Tony Robbins (WATCH)

Posted 09.04.2013 | MarloThomas

Peak performance strategist Tony Robbins gives advice to a viewer who is having a hard time making friends at work. var src_url="http://pshared.5m...

Dealing With Holiday Office Party Anxiety

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 02.18.2012 | Women
Dr. Irene S. Levine

I want to go to a workplace party this Christmas, but the idea of standing in a crowded room on my own fills me with dread.

My Son Has Trouble Making Friends

Posted 11.14.2011 | Parents

Dear Susan, My son, who just started the 3rd grade, is at a new school this year and isn’t doing very well. How do you encourage a child to not e...

6 Ways To Help Your Child Develop Better Friendships

Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D.

I'm getting a lot of flack about friends lately. Kids are complaining they don't have any. Parents are concerned their children don't have enough, or have too many disagreements with the ones they do have.

How To Help Your Child Make Friends

Darryl Sollerh | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Darryl Sollerh

A parent who attempts to intervene too much can soon find themselves feeling as helpless and disconnected as their child. So what can help?

When anxiety looms over a close friendship

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Dear Irene, I am a college sophomore and have had relatively few close friendships. I'm okay with not having a lot, but have always wanted...