Category Archives: Micky’s Articles

These articles are written or referenced by Micky O’Leary, Ph.D.

Holiday Bill of Rights – Part 2

The holidays can be fun, but they also can be a source of great stress — and no wonder. The holidays are often depicted as a magical time when people reconcile and dreams come true. How Can You Deal With … Continue reading

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The Coming Out Stages

by Micky O’Leary, PhD The coming out process is best described as the internal and external experiences which accompany a person’s recognition of, or shift in, their sexual orientation. Researchers who have studied the coming out process have identified stages … Continue reading

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The Coming Out Process

Claiming Your True Self “Coming Out” is an expression that can take several different meanings, depending on the context. At a most fundamental level, it signifies the act of becoming public or known. In some cases, it can mean announcing … Continue reading

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Write From The Heart

Dr. Micky O’Leary The Christmas that I was 10 years old, I received my first diary. It was white leather, with gold lettering and its very own lock and key. I remember looking at its lined pages, one for each … Continue reading

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