Dan Trathen DMin, PhD Clinical Psychologist & Certified Business & Life Coach

Safe Friends

Ralph Waldo Emerson said, “God evidently does not intend us all to be rich, or powerful, or great, but he does intend us all to be friends.” Being a friend means that you commit yourself to a growing, two-way relationship. It is through transparent, honest, open, trusting, and vulnerable relationships that we develop friendships. George […]

Golden Rules of Friendship

By Daniel W. Trathen, D. Min. Ph. D.

Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “The only way to have a friend is to be one.” I have encountered people who were discouragement because they didn’t have friends. They felt sorry for themselves because they were not sought out by others and were afraid of taking the […]