Entries by ejvind

Feedback from a client

Please enjoy this recent feedback from a client of mine: “This man is genius- a God-send, yet, I don’t know exactly what he believes about God sending anything. Being in counseling with him was a pivotal turning point in my life. It saved me from the thinking patterns that were to be my own version […]

Peace

“Inner Peace begins the moment you choose not to allow another person or event to control your emotions.” That includes your own inner family 🙂

Dr. Weiss sleeps through Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Weiss was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Tennessee Association for Marriage and Family Therapy on February 22 at the TAMFT Annual Conference. He has been a devoted member of the organization, serving on the board and conducting presentations. So here’s the story: I have been a devoted member of the Tennessee Association […]

The impact of music on my life

The Story The impact of music on my life.   I am 71 years old and have been a psychotherapist for the better part of those years.  Music has been an important, in fact, pivotal part of my life since conception.  My father, Sid Weiss, was a world-class jazz bass player.  He played with Artie […]

About perspective

The definition of a miracle is ‘a shift in perception that brings you peace. It is to see something anew in such a way that you achieve a greater sense of well-being and peace. You are in a crowd. A man steps on your foot and it hurts. You become angry at the clumsy person. […]

“Where the wild things are”

In this 2 part interview Bill Moyers interviews Maurice Sendak on “Where the Wild Things Are” (2004) It is truly one of the best interviews I’ve ever seen. http://www.pbs.org/now/arts/sendak.html

Questions and Answers – keeping an open heart?

“Relationships are the best seminar in town “ Sondra Ray, founder of Loving Relationships Training Here is a question from a client married to a consistently relapsing alcoholic husband, frustrated after years of marital therapy. Regarding the practical day-to-day experience of open-hearted compassion: Dear Dr. Weiss, “ How do you keep an open heart to […]

Dr. Weiss at BlogTalkRadio

Listen to the “I Am Well” show featuring Dr. Mark Weiss speaking about IFS and other therapies. The sound is really bad the first 5 minutes, so please skip forward. Blog Talk Radio Interview with Dr. Mark Weiss

Steve Jobs speaks at Stanford

Having become one of the most succesful and influential people in the world – think iMac, iPod, iPad, Steve Jobs – gives a commencement speach to the students of Stanford. Steve never finished College, recommends the search for happiness in everyday life and remember that every day can be your last. Watch the entire speach […]