• Dr. Sean’s Blog

  • Late-night thoughts on creativity and electronics

    Some random thoughts for you. Tomorrow marks the start of the three weeks between the end of my school year and that of my children's. It is the most distraction-free time of the year for me, so I

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    How two homeless celebrities changed the way I view the world

    I've had the privilege of meeting two celebrities. Two homeless celebrities. The first was a man I spent several hours with in the middle of a cold, rainy night in the middle of the Appalachian

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    Contentment

    August 17, 2015
    Contentment

    As a marriage and family therapist, I’m often asked how I’m able to hear so many difficult things day after day. Truth is, while seeing the hidden side of people’s lives can be challenging at

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    Empathy

    August 14, 2015
    Empathy

    In grad school, when I first started seeing clients, I found it hard to be nonjudgmental. Naturally, the more judgmental I was, the less effective I was as a therapist. A supervisor helped me with

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