70 Articles by Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT

5 Lessons From Yoga To Help You Process Unthinkable Tragedy

More than trying to make sense of what is senseless, more than clichés that try to explain the unexplainable, our commitment to being present is what...

Linda Carroll, M.S., LMFT
October 4 2017

The Psychological Reason You Get Defensive (Hint: It's Not A Character Flaw)

If you're a defensive person, are you doomed to drive people away with your defensiveness forever? If you're in a relationship with a defensive...

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT
September 29 2017

The One Thing Guaranteed To Turn Your Goals Into Reality

This is how you turn your inspiration into reality.

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT
October 31 2016

How To Make Your Relationship Feel Brand-New (No Matter How Long You've Been Together)

"Novelty adds satisfaction to relationships and can reignite passion. You may find it unexpectedly invigorating—and just plain fun."

Linda Carroll, M.S., LMFT
October 17 2016

The Difference Between Love & Limerence: A Therapist Explains

Next time you fall head over heels for someone you barely know, ask yourself if it's love of limerence. Here's how to tell the difference.

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT
September 30 2016

The Secret To Conflict Resolution That Could Save Your Relationship

"All of us can — and must — learn how to restore openness and to reconnect."

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT
September 22 2016

The Single Most Destructive Factor In Your Relationship + How To Face It Head On

"Conflict happens without intention; like falling in love, it is outside our control. It’s what we do next that determines the future of the...

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT
September 7 2016

5 Factors To Evaluate Before Choosing A Life Partner

Here are five clues that will help you find out whether or not someone has the qualities to go the distance.

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT
September 5 2016

4 Things To Do Before You Give Up On A Relationship

"When you're at an ebb and feeling miserable is not the time to make a decision. Although this probably goes against our instincts, there is a good...

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT
August 29 2016

5 Easy Ways To Destroy A Great Relationship (And What To Do Instead)

"We are all on our own inner journey. When we can balance the need to be with the need to grow our own unique self, we have much more richness and...

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT
August 23 2016

The Real Reason You Can't Communicate With Your Partner

To expect you to see the world the same way I do is a huge challenge. We get exasperated, because underneath our point of view lies the question “Why...

Breath Awareness Might Be The Ultimate Source Of Wisdom: 4 Ways To Tap Into It

Life doesn’t come with a “road map,” so to speak. But we get clues along the way, by external signs, mental responses, and physical cues. The Greek...

Why Every Couple Eventually Falls Out Of Love + How To Re-create The Feeling

We've always been fascinated by the idea that "falling in love" is not necessarily the same thing as "staying in love." In her book, Love Cycles: The...

Linda Carroll, M.S. LMFT
January 6 2016