Licensed Supervision for Counselors
Peer Consultation for Licensed Psychotherapists
Enhance your understanding of empathy — see my original training video A Wormhole Named Desire.
Transform Emotional Pain into Power Guided by Love!
Empathy Limits: Muddler, Meanie, Selfie
A muddle is a mixture. A friend said to me: “I get it – a ‘muddler’, but who are those other characters?” A ‘muddler’ could be fundamentalist, a ‘believer’; or be flexible, an ‘experimenter’. A sociopath is someone who is just plain mean. The ‘meanie’ manipulates and bullies without remorse. An extreme narcissist is very self-centered. The ‘selfie’ can have feelings for others, but these evaporate when frustrated. Recognition of these characters helps resolve ambivalence. Vulnerable caring is a fool’s errand when the other person is a ‘meanie’ or a ‘selfie’.
You are ready to move forward!
Individual Counseling and Relationship Counseling each provide a safe environment for you to talk about things that matter.
We build on your strengths to achieve personal growth.
Individual Therapy and Relationship Therapy are for adults coping with anxiety, depression, relationship problems, past trauma, as well as grief. You have benefited from prior efforts, and you want to address matters that reappear.
Victor Bloomberg, LCSW - Lic. LCS 15746
Office: 5252 Balboa Avenue, Suite 803, San Diego, CA 92117
Mail: P.O. Box 3483, San Diego, CA 92163