A progressive, rational, logical, evidence-based point of view on religion, science, psychology, politics, and social issues. And a psychologist’s exploration … Continue reading “I would rather live with unanswered questions than unquestioned answers.” Valerie Tarico.com
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I never voted for John McCain. I did not agree with most of the political policies he advocated. However, he … Continue reading We Are Better Than This
I really like a comment by Dr. Valerie Tarico in a recent article: “Today some devout Catholics and quiver-full … Continue reading Birth Control and Gluttony
Trauma in childhood often causes life-long harm. During more than forty years as a clinical psychologist, I worked with many … Continue reading An ACE for Trump is not a good thing
Reducing violence in America is difficult and complex. We have to face facts to make progress. We have more guns … Continue reading Vanquishing Violence
Although violence throughout the world has decreased over several centuries, in America it remains so prevalent that we may take … Continue reading The Secret Source of American Violence