Category Archives: Psychology Today

New Psychology Today Blog from Dr. Eli Sheff on Choice in Polyamorous Relationships

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My newest blog on Psychology Today examines the role that choice plays in polyamory and other forms of consensual non-monogamy, focusing on consent, self-responsibility, and mutual reliance.

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Polyphobia, Prejudice, & Discrimination: New Psychology Today Blog from Dr. Eli Sheff

 

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In my most recent blog on Psychology Today I explore the experiences that polyamorous folks report with prejudice and discrimination.

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-polyamorists-next-door/201707/polyphobia

 

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Children in Polyamorous Families Part 2 on Psychology Today

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The second in my blog series on kids in polyamorous families just went up today — you can find it at https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-polyamorists-next-door/201704/children-in-polyamorous-families-part-2

 

 

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Children in Polyamorous Families Pt. 1, Psych Today Blog by Dr. Eli Sheff

 

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My most recent post on Psychology Today is the first in a series on children in polyamorous families and focuses on their age-dependent experiences and three reasons these kids seem to be in such good shape.

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-polyamorists-next-door/201704/children-in-polyamorous-families-part-1

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Aging in Polyamorous Families: New Post on Psychology Today

 

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The first in a two part series, my newest post on Psychology Today explores aging in polyamorous families.  You can find it at https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-polyamorists-next-door/201701/aging-in-polyamorous-families

 

 

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Not Trusting the Happy, Dr. Eli Sheff’s New Blog on Psychology Today

 

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My new blog on Psychology Today explores the reasons people might have a difficult time relaxing in to a happy polyamorous situation.

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-polyamorists-next-door/201611/not-trusting-the-happy

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New Psychology Today blog on Commitment in Polyamorous Relationships

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In my most recent blog on Psychology Today, I explore four types of commitment in polyamorous relationships. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-polyamorists-next-door/201610/four-types-commitment-in-polyamorous-relationships?#_=_

 

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