D'Arienzo Psychology Blog

Coping with Coronavirus Anxiety

Posted by: Dr. Justin D'Arienzo, Psy.D., ABPP

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a lot of uncertainty. Despite the uncertainty, Americans have come together during unprecedented times. Understanding how we think, feel, and behave when faced with a significant crisis like a pandemic that challenges global social order is crucial if we want to avoid past mistakes and effectively work together as a global people using kindness, reason, science, and technology to eradicate this disease. This article discusses the psychological phases of fear and panic, stigma and moralizing, and calls to action that move in sometimes messy and destructive waves.

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How to Handle an Angry Employee

Happy Employees are retained employees

Posted by: Dr. Justin D'Arienzo, Psy.D., ABPP

Many people believe that angry employees are a negative thing. In this article, we discuss how to handle an angry employee. Despite common beliefs, anger can be a catalyst for some of the most transformational conversations in the workplace. Click here to read more about how anger outbursts can be a good thing.

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Engaged? Should I Be Getting Married?

Posted by: Dr. Justin D'Arienzo, Psy.D., ABPP

Are you recently engaged? Have you been asking yourself if you should be getting married? Dr. D’Arienzo explains two predictive factors that lead to marital success. Click here to find out if you should be getting married and to learn more about our premarital course.

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Relationship Saving 30 Minute Rule for Effective Communication

Posted by: Dr. Justin D'Arienzo, Psy.D., ABPP

What is the Relationship Saving 30 Minute Rule for Effective Communication? If you do not have effective communication skills, you and your partner might be entering into a fight or flight each time you try to discuss sensitive issues. In this article, Dr. D’Arienzo discusses the saving rule for effective communication. Learn proper self management and save your love today!

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Talking to Teens About Mental Health

Posted by: Dr. Justin D'Arienzo, Psy.D., ABPP

On November 1, 2019, Dr. D’Arienzo spoke to the 400 male high school students at the Bolles School in Jacksonville, Florida. The topic was mental health and how to talk to a friend that is experiencing psychological problems. Dr. D’Arienzo also outlined how to identify psychological problems within yourself, and how to understand our personality profiles. Click here to learn more.

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Relationship Coach

Posted by: Dr. Justin D'Arienzo, Psy.D., ABPP

Do you need help in your current relationship? Jenny Lehman is our Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Relationship Coach. Lehman is dedicated to helping couples overcome obstacles in their relationships. Click here to learn more about relationship coaching.

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Teaching Young Adults about Success and Failure

Teaching success and emotional control

Posted by: Jenny Lehman

Author:Jenny Lehman, LCSW, is a psychotherapist with D’Arienzo Psychological Group, a Psychology Practice treating children, teenagers, and adults in Jacksonville, Florida. As a psychotherapist, I have had the privilege of seeing many individuals at their most vulnerable time. These experiences have given me a unique opportunity to observe the current mental health status of certain […]

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Dr. D’Arienzo in Glamour Magazine, November 2017

Posted by: Dr. Justin D'Arienzo, Psy.D., ABPP

Dr. D’Arienzo was featured in an issue of Glamour Magazine in November 2017. This article discusses the nuances of going ‘Instagram official’ in today’s dating culture. Dr. D’Arienzo suggests waiting until a ‘consistent pattern of togetherness solidifies’ before you and your partner go Instagram official.

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Dr. D’Arienzo, Guest Speaker at Ponte Vedra Diversified Garden Club

Posted by: Dr. Justin D'Arienzo, Psy.D., ABPP

Dr. D’Arienzo had the pleasure of speaking with two Ponte Vedra Garden Clubs this week about Life Coaching and being a practicing Psychologist. Special thanks to Irene Lazarra for the invitation and coordinating these events. These lovely ladies learned their Meyers-Briggs profile, life coaching skills and elements of positive psychology to optimize their lives. All […]

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Dr. D’s Parent Association Seminar, SJEDS, about building strong, confident and resilient children

Posted by: Dr. Justin D'Arienzo, Psy.D., ABPP

“The Science Behind Building Strong, Confident, and Resilient Children. The Truth About Grit” Parent Association Annual Seminar, San Jose Episcopal Day School, October 4, 2016. I have included my presentation and the Grit Assessment. You are welcome to use the material provided. Please credit me if appropriate as you would want to be credited in […]

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