Love and Relationships

Relationships 101

Dr. Beth Erickson

Relationships 101 – Building Better Marriages, and Understanding Identity Confusion

First, Dr. Beth Erickson ( spoke with Dr. Priscilla Hunt ( and Dr. Greg Hunt who have been successfully married for 35 years. They shared some of their success secrets, the primary ones being to maintain their individuality and learn relationship skills. Then Jackie O’Neal (
shared her struggle with her own identity development because of her family’s and her birth country’s expectation that she deny her Indian and African slave heritage. Their silence inculcated shame and low self-worth in her.