Click to Listen Dr. Lauren Costine will be appearing on the Kim Pagano Show this Saturday March 5th, between 2-3pm PST on KVTA 1590 Listen to the interview, click the play button below. “Have you heard about the Kim Pagano Show? She is all about the brighter side of life, and the brighter side of recovery! Tune in for my interview on 1590 … Read More
From Match and OkCupid to Skout and Scruff, social dating apps offer 32 flavors of matchmaking—and then some. Right now, gay men are prowling Grindr for no-strings insta hook-ups. Jewish singles are browsing JDate for cute boyfriend material with cultural overlap. The rest of the known universe is hard at work critiquing Tinder’s infinite parade of flattering selfies. Dattch, an … Read More
Ten years ago the first edition of Cruise Control: Understanding Sex Addiction in Gay Men was published in response to what I viewed as a meaningful missing puzzle piece for gay men to learn and grow. At that time there were few if any self-help books specific to gay men. Thus, gay men had to interpret their challenges and experiences … Read More
Come to open mic night at Blu Elefant Cafe near USC on Feb 27th, from 5p-8pm. Don’t miss Dr. Lauren Costine as she discusses her new book at 6pm, Lesbian Love Addiction: Understanding the Urge to Merge and How to Heal When Things Go Wrong.
10 Things You Can Do to Love Yourself on Valentine’s Day Whether you are single or partnered up, your relationship with yourself is the key to a fulfilling life. The truth is, you are the person you spend the most time with! Giving yourself the care and attention you need and deserve will help to restore your valuable inner resources, … Read More
Nurse Reveals The Top 5 Regrets People Make On Their Deathbed For many years I worked in palliative care. My patients were those who had gone home to die. Some incredibly special times were shared. I was with them for the last three to twelve weeks of their lives. People grow a lot when they are faced with their own … Read More