Tag Archives: Balanced Masculinity

Understanding Trauma Can Make Your Life Better

At the Institute for the Prevention and Treatment of Mascupathy, and in our clinical practices, we work to help men identify and grow the positive aspects of their masculinity and, at the same time, alleviate the debilitating and destructive parts of conventional manhood. We often find that childhood or adult traumas have exacerbated our clients’ […]

Programs for Relational and Sexual Health

Building sexual integrity.  Healing minds and hearts. Randy Flood and Charlie Donaldson have for many years provided treatment for men who struggle with sexual addiction and the use of pornography.  Randy’s program at the Men’s Resource Center, Transformations Toward a Healthy Sexuality, and Charlie’s protocol, the Specialized Program for Relational Health, use this six-part treatment […]

DSM Finally Acknowledges Matters of the Heart

Most therapists are pretty unhappy with the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual. We don’t like to be pigeon-holed into pathologizing our clients with disorders that meet DSM criteria for insurance purposes. We also find that DSM omits huge problems such as sexual addiction and the use of pornography, while including arcane and relatively […]

I See Good Men

So much of the news we hear about men is bad; whether it’s domestic violence or sexual abuse perpetrated by well-known athletes or performers, massacres of the innocent by fanatics, political in-fighting and partisanship, exaggeration and pontification by news readers and on-air celebrities, or teachers run amok. It seems that we can find news of […]

1000s Hear About Mascupathy and Male Socialization

Events and circumstances of the last few months have given thousands of listeners the opportunity to hear Randy Flood speak about mascupathy and male socialization. His recent appearances/interviews include: 411 Teen with Dr. Liz Holifield – WFSU broadcasts out of Tallahassee, Florida. Dr. Holifield’s guests provide insights into topics of concern to adolescents such as […]