Mel Schwartz, LCSW

#065: Tear Off Your Personality Masks

The Possibility Podcast with Mel Schwartz episode 064 reveals the hidden personality waiting behind our everyday masks. Listen to learn how to reveal your true self!

#050: Turn Small Talk into Real Talk

Episode 50 of the Possibility Podcast with Mel Schwartz offers lessons on the value of turning small talk into real talk for human connection.

#042: A Radical Rethinking of Relationships with Harville Hendrix and Dr. Helen LaKelly Hunt

In episode 042 of the Possibility Podcast with Mel Schwartz, Mel shares a lively conversation with Harville Hendrix and Dr. Helen LaKelly Hunt participatory, evolving relationships.

#035: Men Who Cry at Movies

Episode 036 of the Possibility Podcast with Mel Schwartz features an observation of Mel’s: Men who cry at movies rarely do so over personal matters. Listen to discover why this is, and what it means.

#015: The Moment That Changed My Life

In this episode Mel shares a personal life-altering experience that both challenged his identity and yet also provided an opportunity for his deeper growth. He… Continue reading #015: The Moment That Changed My Life

Being Heard: Breaking Through the Impasse

In my last post, Silence: A Relationship Killer, we explored the ruinous consequences that intentional silence has on relationships. Silence is antithetical to healthy communicating.… Continue reading Being Heard: Breaking Through the Impasse

Self Esteem or Other Esteem?

In my previous article, Self-Esteem: A Missed Diagnosis, I proposed that a devaluation of one’s self lies at the heart of most psychological and emotional… Continue reading Self Esteem or Other Esteem?

Who Am I?

This question — asked so often — suggests that there is actually a plausible answer. Almost as if our identity were a fixed thing. People… Continue reading Who Am I?