Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I have food cravings all the time – for chocolate, for burgers at my favorite restaurant, for chips, for wine – the list goes on and on. It happens mostly in the evening, afte...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I’m very upset that my daughters (ages 10 & 11) don’t seem to want to spend any time with me. Their mother and I divorced when they were young (5&6). I was in a bad way back t...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jun 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I have a simple probably very common problem – insomnia. I just can’t seem to fall asleep easily. My mind races for a long time after I’d like to be sleeping. It’s not unusual...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this holiday weekend. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column.) Dear Dr. Norquist:    I am writing to you, Dr. Norquist, because no one els...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I’ve been in therapy for a while. It’s been helpful learning why I have the problems that I have, but I can’t seem to change. I still feel the same, mostly irritable and depre...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
May 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    This has been the worst couple of years of my life. My husband lost his job. I work for a bank that is being acquired by another bank, and things have been incredibly stressfu...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
May 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: My husband gets mad at me if I want to spend time with a friend. He says I don’t have enough time for him. If I do spend time with a friend, he complains that everyone else is mo...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    Now that I look back at it, I’ve spent my whole life trying to do the right thing – first to please my mother and father, then to please my teachers and get good grades. When ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    Sorry for asking such a trivial question when others are struggling with much more severe problems. I know you’ve written on this topic before, but unfortunately, I didn’t sav...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I am a very religious person. I feel very lost with regard to what I should be doing with my life. I’ve been asking God, praying for direction, but I haven’t received any answ...