1. Alone on Valentine’s Day – How to start dating_Answer

    Well that is the $64,000 dollar question. We have control over lots of aspects of our lives, but love doesn’t seem to be one of them. Valentine’s Day just happens to be a day that is symbolic of romantic love to many people. In real life, most Valentine’s Days don’t live up to people’s exp…Read More

  2. Pets over people – What is the right balance_Question

    Dr. Beth, I have always had pets in my life. When I was a kid, I had dogs, hamsters, a snake and cats at various times. Since I have been on my own (I am in my mid-20s), I have continued to have pets. Right now my family includes 2 dogs and 3 cats. My friends think I am weird because I put the needs…Read More

  3. Sexual Abuse in the family – How to handle it_Answer

    Families exist along a broad range of healthiness and unhealthiness. Some people are fortunate to come from families where the parents have a healthy (but not necessarily perfect!) relationship and raise their children with a strong sense of safety and of their own value as people. Some families hav…Read More

  4. Life Transitions_Answer

    We all know that our sense of identity and our priorities shift as we move through various life stages.  Some of these transitions are fairly gradual and we just live our way into the next stage of life with minimal muss and fuss.  Other transitions are rapid, even precipitous. Going through puber…Read More

  5. Life Transitions_Question

    Dr. Beth, I am confused by some of the changes I am going through. I turned 50 last November and ever since then I feel somehow ungrounded, like I don’t know who I am or what my priorities are. They seem to be shifting dramatically. I used to be focused on being a parent and wanting to achieve a l…Read More

  6. Generation Conflicts_Mother/Daugher Relationship_Answer

    A variety of factors can influence adult children’s reactions to your grandparenting style. Three elements tend to influence these reactions. This first is the differences in each child’s personality; the second is each one’s personal history in relation to your mother-daughter relationship, a…Read More

  7. How to find a therapist_Question

    Dr. Beth, I am the having some problems in my life and they have been going on for a couple of years. Recently they seem to be getting worse. I’m not against getting help but how do I go about finding a therapist?…Read More

  8. The Therapy You Need Offered By Dr. Firestein

    Dr Beth Firestein has been in this business for over 25 years, she is a highly qualified psychotherapists located in Loveland,CO. She has worked with many individuals in various ways overcoming troubled areas.  Dr. Beth Firestein loffers holistic psychotherapy to her patients. For more nformatio…Read More

  9. You CAN Beat Depression!

    Sometimes it just feels like no one gets it. You just sink deeper and deeper, wondering if anyone would even notice if you were gone. The important thing to remember is that you aren't alone and someone does care wholeheartedly. One person especially has the knowledge to help you pull through what…Read More