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Don't Hold Someone Else's Bag

Don’t Hold Someone Else’s Bag

Despite what this title would suggest, this is not a warning from the TSA or Metro (see something, say something). It’s not folks’ actual bags that I’m concerned about, but their emotional ones. And I’m ...
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Your Brain is Rigged

Many of us have been there. Seemingly stuck in a relationship that is decidedly unhealthy, carried along on a roller coaster of emotions, and finding ourselves having great difficulty walking away. Some of you may ...
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Give Up With Grace

Giving Up with Grace

One of the most important skills I’ve learned as a therapist is how to give up. I know, that sounds discouraging, but stick with me here. It turns out giving up successfully can be an ...
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how not to be the wicked stepparent

How Not To Be the Wicked Stepparent

Recently, I finished Helen Oyeyemi’s book Boy, Snow, Bird, which, among other important themes, updates the fairy tales to show how a woman with no prior ill intent can find herself in the role of ...
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Featured TV Appearances

Esther Boykin offers tips on managing back-to-school anxiety with Good Morning Washington

Esther Boykin talks sex scandals with Shawn Yancy and Jim Lokay of fox 5 DC

Esther Boykin on Let's Talk Live

Recurring Features & Contributions:

Esther Boykin of Group Therapy Associates column in Posh Seven magazine

Esther Boykin of Group Therapy Associates column in
Esther Boykin and Erica Turner of Group Therapy Associates guest posts in
Therapists of Group Therapy Associates in Haymarket Lifestyle magazine

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