Feeling like you can’t trust your partner? Have you turned into a detective, and spend all of your spare time checking up on your lover? Here are some reflections on why you should turn in your detective badge and focus on you.
About Natalie Jones
Dr. Natalie Jones, PsyD., LPCC is a licensed psychotherapist who specializes in working with professional Black women who have been in emotionally and psychologically abusive relationships with narcissists, African American mental health issues, as well as with individuals who were previously incarcerated. Dr. Jones has a podcast called A Date with Darkness Podcast, which specializes in providing education and tips on healing from narcissistic abuse in relationships. Dr. Jones received her masters in clinical counseling psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, IL, and her doctorate in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology in San Francisco, CA. Dr. Jones has also written blogs for the Mind Journal, Therapy for Black Girls, Peskind Law Firm, and PsychCentral. Dr. Jones has also made several television appearances including Fox News Sacramento, and TV One’s For My Man. Contact: https://www.drnataliejones.com
Entries by Natalie Jones
If you were abused as a child, you may find that you engage in behaviors that are not beneficial to you or your relationships as an adult. Here are some things that you may be doing which could be reeking havoc on your life.
Do you suspect that the relationship that you are in is dysfunctional or abusive, but you can’t quite put your finger on what’s happening? Here are some suggestions that can help you to determine whether or not you are in a relationship with a narcissist.
Do you dread going home to visit your family during the holidays? Do you put yourself through stress and financial debt just to be around people that get under your skin? Here are some of the reasons why you put yourself through this torture every year.
Did you just find out that your partner was cheating on you in the worst possible way? Are you struggling with trying to figure out how to manage all of your mixed emotions and determining what your next step should be? Here are some tips that can help you with this difficult time.
Is this is a difficult time of the year for you because your mother isn’t here? Or maybe, you have a mother that gave birth to you, but isn’t emotionally involved in your life. Here are some tips that can help you get through this holiday this year, and the following years to come.
Do you have a partner, who refuses to go to work, despite the countless arguments you have about money? Do you feel that your partner is being selfish, and not taking your needs into consideration? Do you still feel manipulated by your partner and continue to empathize with their needs more than your own which keeps the dysfunctional cycle of your relationship going? Here are some tips that you can follow when your partner, refuses to put the needs of the relationship first or get a job.
Did you just find out that your partner cheated on you? Have trouble deciding what the next move should be or how you should handle the stressful situation? Here are some tips to help you navigate through this stressful situation
Do you struggle with having the blues during the holidays? Don’t fret because you are not alone. Here are some tips to help you understand why you struggle, and to help you overcome the holiday blues!
Do you feel like you struggle with being anxious? Here is a blog in which I offer general tips to manage your anxiety!