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About Valentino Therapy

Psychotherapist (California Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist), artist, animal lover, SF Giants fan...I write mostly about daily life and psychology matters, concerns and disorders and how to get help or help yourself. I write about life and often laugh at it but I also write about very serious matters that affect our lives. I'm a psychotherapist (Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist) with a speciality in addiction, anxiety, depression, achievement, relationships and several other areas, which is work I particularly enjoy but the nature of it requires that I also enjoy other creative and physical pursuits. Personal: I love animals beyond a reasonable measure (reptiles excluded).

Habits of the Rich that Mimic Good Mental Health Habits.

Habits of the Rich that Mimic Good Mental Health Habits. I saw an article about Thomas C. Corley, titled  “17 Habits of Self-Made Millionaires”, who spent 5 years studying 177 self-made rich people. I don’t know why it took him 5 … Continue reading

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Anxiety Self Test

Anxiety Self Test So many people these days are suffering from undiagnosed anxiety or are continually anxious, cranky, tired, etc. and don’t know why. It might be anxiety which is often fairly easy to treat holistically, medically or psychologically. There … Continue reading

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Research shows that CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) is the fastest and most effective for the conditions most of us deal with today – being unkind to ourselves and inviting negative, constant thinking to sabotage our happiness. A … Continue reading

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How You Attach to Others and Why

How You Attach to Others and Why Why is an attachment style important? Attachment refers to the way in which you relate to other people. Your style of attachment was formed at the very beginning of your life, during your … Continue reading

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How to Calm Down

How to Calm Down We upset ourselves, often daily and cause anxiety that is unnecessary. And then we usually act in ways that make it worse, which then leads to needing to make justifications. It erodes the quality of our … Continue reading

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Can Sauna Use Help With Health?

Can Sauna Use Help With Health? What About Infrared Saunas? From ancient times we’ve known that our bodies use sweat to get rid of toxins, which many cultures also identified with cleansing and purification rituals. Can it help with everyday … Continue reading

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Make Your Life Worth It

Why not make your life worth living? Otherwise, what are we all doing here? You have the opportunity to make this day, or this week special. What would that look like? What would you need to change or do? Are … Continue reading

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