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Connecting with other Generations

Connecting with other Generations

Sam Louie, MA May 5, 2010 Comments Off

More so than ever before, I believe the chasm between adults and the younger generation has never been wider. We have a generation of young people who were born with the Internet and do

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Developing Friends Outside Your Race

Developing Friends Outside Your Race

Sam Louie, MA April 21, 2010 Comments Off

Our Asian culture is a part of our identity that gives us a sense of pride and should be embraced. But when does it go too far? When does it restrict our desire for

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Abandonment

Abandonment

Sam Louie, MA April 7, 2010 1

Abandonment can happen to anyone. You can be single, married, divorced, come from a nurturing home or a dysfunctional one. The key issue in abandonment is honestly looking at loss. It can be a

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Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders

Sam Louie, MA March 17, 2010 Comments Off

It’s estimated that as many as 10 million women and 1 million men are battling with an eating disorder such as anorexia or bulimia, according to the National Eating Disorder Association. Millions more are

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Self-Esteem on the Job

Self-Esteem on the Job

Sam Louie, MA March 3, 2010 Comments Off

Healthy self-esteem is sorely lacking among many Asian Americans. While some can try and hide behind their careers, wealth, beauty, family connections, or accomplishments, its become apparent that our culture has done a poor

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Finding the Fire

Finding the Fire

Sam Louie, MA February 17, 2010 Comments Off

You may be married. You may have kids. You may have been together for some time. In any case, you can’t seem to find the fire in your romance anymore. What can you do?

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The Mating Game

The Mating Game

Sam Louie, MA February 3, 2010 Comments Off

Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. – Aristotle Dating is hard enough as it is but dating in an Asian American context is made even more difficult because of our

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Who Am I?

Who Am I?

Sam Louie, MA January 21, 2010 1

“To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.” -Soren Kierkegaard/Danish Philosopher The challenge of life is in the hard work of discovering ourselves. The question, “Who am

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Happy New Year, Happy ‘You’ Year!

Happy New Year, Happy ‘You’ Year!

Sam Louie, MA January 6, 2010 Comments Off

“Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in

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“In Session” with Dr. Sam

“In Session” with Dr. Sam

Sam Louie, MA December 16, 2009 2

The holidays are upon us and it’s my first holiday season back in Seattle where I can celebrate Thanksgiving, Christmas, and the New Year with my family since I left more than 12 years

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