Love Is In the Air

By Dr. Diane Lass – a Clinical Psychologist with a Private Practice in Ocean Beach and Palm Desert Or is it? Valentine’s Day brings about different emotions for different people. Emotions can range from romantic, exciting and fun at one range of the spectrum to […]

Raising Awareness

By Dr. Diane Lass October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, which greatly impacts our families, friends and our communities. Many people do not realize that Domestic Violence effects 1 out of 4 families and has nothing to do with race, intelligence, income or culture. Raising […]

Love is in the Air

By Dr. Diane Lass Good morning! I am so excited! Brenna Vega, owner of Sunset Cliffs Living Magazine has honored me with the opportunity to write an article in each monthly issue – February’s being the first! Thank you Brenna – such an honor. You […]

Empty Nest

By Dr. Diane Lass Many of my friends, clients and family members have had concerns about or are suffering from feelings around empty nests. Children grow up, go onto college or one way or another move out of the home to pursue their lives. Most […]

Letting Go

By Dr. Diane Lass All┬ásorts of things come to my mind when I think of letting go. Letting go of the past, letting go of relationships, dreams, ideas, people we have lost, businesses and aspirations to name of few. Letting go can bring about many […]

Walking into Uncertainty

By. Dr. Diane Lass Most of us are not comfortable walking into situations where we feel uncertain or walking into the unknown. Reality is, if we can avoid those situations, we do, but many times we have no choice in the matter. We start new […]