Self

It’s hard for me to know if I view myself in the same way that others view me, especially when I can’t rely on others to tell me if I need to work on certain aspects of my personality.
– Who Am I?

It’s hard for me to know if I view myself in the same way that others view me, especially when I can’t rely on others to tell me if I need to work on certain aspects of my personality.<br>– Who Am I?

Dear Dr. Faizal, How do I know if my perception of myself is accurate? In Canadian society, people aren’t brutally honest with others because there is such an emphasis on manners and politeness. It’s hard for me to know if I view myself in the same way that others view…

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Relationships

Four months ago, my boyfriend of three years and I moved in together. It’s going really well but I’m finding that his habits are starting to annoy me.
– Use a plate please

Four months ago, my boyfriend of three years and I moved in together. It’s going really well but I’m finding that his habits are starting to annoy me.<br>– Use a plate please

Dear Dr. Faizal, Four months ago, my boyfriend of three years and I moved in together. It’s going really well but I’m finding that his habits are starting to annoy me. I feel like I’m being intolerant because they’re just little things, but they’re driving me crazy! For example, we’ll…

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Family

My 14-year-old daughter’s friend often has depression and suicidal thoughts. It becomes very hard for us as parents to be able to support our daughter and to know how to react in some situations.
– Confused Mom

My 14-year-old daughter’s friend often has depression and suicidal thoughts. It becomes very hard for us as parents to be able to support our daughter and to know how to react in some situations.<br>– Confused Mom

Dear Dr. Faizal, My 14-year-old daughter has a friend who often has depression and suicidal thoughts. It becomes very hard for us as parents to be able to support our daughter and to know how to react in some situations. How can my husband and I assess if a depressed…

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