Archive for fear

New Age Woman Wants To Pay!

Question: As a new age woman, I would love to pay when on a date.  I also prefer to drive (for safety purposes and convenience) but don’t want to make the guy feel like a woman.  How can I find a balance of being equal and not emasculating.

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Getting Over Fear of Rejection

Question: Ms. Pratt, I’m 40 and have never had a girlfriend/wife. I was in therapy , in which we have found the underlying issue for me is I grew up in an abusive household (father physically, verbally abused mother) so it’s hard for me to deal with unwanted adrenaline. Like your client, my fear of rejection is staggering. Not sure I’m the same as your client but I have Social Anxiety so bad it’s hard for me to be around people at all. Can you please talk about some techniques to deal with unwanted adrenaline and how to get over fear of rejection?? Thanks in advance.

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Lesson from the Fear of Rejection

The paralyzing fear of rejection keeps us from taking chances, experiencing what the universe has to offer, and creating the most amazing moments from the most obscure opportunities.

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My boyfriend’s messaging strange women


Question: Do you have any idea why a man would start instant messaging strange woman after being in a five year relationship. Said he was “stupid” and wasn’t physical with anybody. I guess you can say I have trust issues.

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How can I take care of my child and be intimate with my husband?


Question: My husband and I are the proud parents of a beautiful little girl. She is my world. I don’t know what I would do without her. I can’t seem to do anything without thinking about her, worrying about her, and wanting to make sure she is ok. I am consumed by her. I know that I can’t seem to do anything about it, which is starting to cause problems in the intimacy department. I don’t want to have sex because I feel I won’t be able to get to her if she needs me. I might not hear her. I sleep in the nursery every night because I am so worried about her. My husband is trying to be understanding but I know that his patience is wearing thin.
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