Don Paglia | Marriage and Family Counseling. Constellations Workshops

How to Rate Your Relationship

In this age of disposable items, most of us want to know if our relationships have to be discarded after a short while, or is there some way of telling early on in a relationship whether or not it has the ability to become a lasting and enduring one? Basically, there are only two reasons […]

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When couples can’t communicate well

  “I know you believe you understand what you think I said, but I’m not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.”                                                                                     Unknown

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True Leaders Avoid Quick Fix Solutions

by DonPaglia Our leaders are working under an increasing level of anxiety.  They face difficult questions like: How can they motivate people?  How can they do more with less?  How can they better balance their lives?  How can they create change? How can they reduce stress in the work place? The more questions, the more […]

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Sports as a Leadership Metaphor

Sports permeate our organizational language with metaphors spilling over into the everyday business-speak. Whether we’re going out to “beat the other guys” or we say we “struck out” or “hit a home run” or “we’re pumped up” and going to “give it our best shot” we speak this language as though we’re in the major […]

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Seriously, Business Needs a Sense of Humor

“There is something tragically wrong with those who see business as un-fun. They cut off the possibility of creativity and imagination” Well-run businesses do well in economically good times and bad times. They tend to hire more employees in either market. The stock market is no indicator to slart a business, build up one, or […]

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Data Junkies and the Fallacy of Expertise

Back in 201 A.D. the amount of data that existed in the world would fit on one shelf in your library.Today, data that is available to leaders is so huge that it stresses our biggest mainframes. Every time a new bit of information is conceived, it can immediately cross-pollinate with all existing data and double  […]

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Premarital Counseling

Going from either seriously dating or engagement to marriage requires you making the most important commitment of your life. And while your love for each other seems exciting and fresh, you may be wondering or still deciding whether this is the right decision. You know one thing for sure; you want to go into marriage […]

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Professional Speaking and Seminars

Don has given more than numerous presentations, seminars and workshops and has worked with individuals, engaged couples, married couples, families, clergy, religious and professional groups, nationally and world wide over the past 35 years. View Client List Don’s talks are engaging, informative, enjoyable and entertaining. Don has an ability to customize each talk for his […]

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Finding a well-qualified counselor

Q: Why is it important to find a well-qualified counselor? A: Finding a well-qualified counselor, especially on who is marriage friendly, when your relationship is suffering can be challenging and sometimes even overwhelming. It might be outright hazardous to have a therapist who lacks the training and experience to work with couples, as opposed to […]

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Silliness

• “I’m going to give you a little advice. There’s a force in the universe that makes things happen. And all you have to do is get in touch with it, stop thinking, let things happen, and be the ball.” Ty Webb, Caddyshack • “No matter where you go, there you are.” – Buckaroo Banzai, […]

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