1. Book Review: Splitting: Protecting Yourself While Divorcing Someone with Borderline or Narcissistic Personality Disorder

    Are you ending a marriage or long term relationship with someone who has Borderline or Narcissistic Personality Disorder?  If so, here are some of my thoughts about a book that you might find helpful. Spitting: Protecting Yourself While Divorcing Someone with Borderline or Narcissistic Personality Disorder (2011) was written by Bill Eddy, LCSW, JD, and Randi Kreger.  It appears to h…Read More

  2. Interview: How to Set Boundaries in Relationships

    I was recently interviewed by a writer from eHow.com about boundaries in relationships.  You can find the full interview here: How to Set Boundaries in Relationships - Steven J. Hanley Ph.D. The interview covers: A general discussion about boundaries in marriages and other romantic relationships The importance of having healthy boundaries Tips on setting and maintaing boundaries How to identify a…Read More

  3. Clement Freud (Sigmund’s Grandson) Tells a Joke

    I am as much a student of history as I am psychology.  I enjoy learning about the lives and stories of famous psychologists and their families.  Here, the grandson of the father of psychoanalysis tells a short, hilarious, and mildly vulgar joke.  Enjoy: Clement Freud (1924 - 2009) was the grandson of Sigmund Freud (1856 - 1939), the founder of psychoanalysis and by many accounts of talking ther…Read More

  4. Cereal and Psychotherapy

    Psychotherapy is like a cereal box. Look at the Shredded Wheat or Corn Flakes box you poured your breakfast from this morning.  There is a good chance that somewhere, in tiny print, you’ll see the words “enlarged to show texture.”  This is done to highlight the cereal’s delicious nooks and crannies without falsely advertising the box’s contents. The process of psychotherapy can be view…Read More

  5. FREE 15 Min Telephone Consultation with our Psychologist in Southfield, MI

    Are you looking for a reliable and trustworthy psychologist in Southfield, MI? If so, look no further than Steven J. Hanley Ph.D Clinical Psychologist. Dr. Hanley has the experience and empathy to provide you with the counseling you need.  He is also able to provide marriage and couples counseling or family and individual therapy. When you decide what you need from Steven J. Hanley Ph.D Clini…Read More

  6. Gender Wage Gap

    Gender Wage Gap Hurts More Than Women's Wallets Odds are about 100% that you are a woman, you know a woman, or your mother was a woman.  Whichever the case, this is important, so listen up. There is a well documented “Gender Wage Gap” in the United States.  Statistics show that women, on average, are paid significantly less than their male counterparts in the workforce.  In 1963 women earne…Read More

  7. Gender Wage Gap

    Gender Wage Gap Hurts More Than Women's Wallets Odds are about 100% that you are a woman, you know a woman, or your mother was a woman.  Whichever the case, this is important, so listen up. There is a well documented “Gender Wage Gap” in the United States.  Statistics show that women, on average, are paid significantly less than their male counterparts in the workforce.  In 1963 women earne…Read More

  8. Quiz: Who Is Your Psychology Soul Mate?

    Who Is Your Psychology Soul Mate?  Take this quiz to find out which famous person in the history of psychology you are most like. Share your results with friends and see how well they match up! Complete the quiz and you’ll have a chance to win a “Psychology 101″ resource kit. It includes a college level introductory psychology textbook as well as other psychology related items.    …Read More

  9. Save your Relationship with Marriage and Couples Counseling in Southfield, MI

    Has your marriage become more of a chore than an enjoyable part of your life?  If so, it may be time to consult Dr. Hanley.  He is well trained and experienced in marriage and couples counseling in Southfield, MI.  There is no shame in coming to Dr. Hanley about the problems that you are encountering in your once exciting marriage. Though many couples lose their relational spark, Dr. Hanley ca…Read More

  10. Be a Better You!

    Check out this video about some of the ways you might benefit from psychotherapy!…Read More