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Being Human

Jun 14, 2022

Welcome to Episode 78 of the Being Human Podcast: Dating Well, w/ Dr. Mario Sacasa

This week, Dr. Greg welcomes friend and colleague Dr. Mario Sacasa to the show for a conversation centered around the challenges of dating in our modern day!

Topics of discussion include discernment in dating, developmental stages of a relationship, healthy boundaries, learning from rejection, and red flags to watch out for to avoid a narcissistic partner. 

Discussed in this episode:

  • Reasons why dating in our modern day has become so difficult; 
  • Dating as an act of discernment; 
  • Developmental process of a relationship (five stages of a relationship); 
  • How to know when a relationship has potential, and red flags to watch out for while on a date;
  • The importance of appropriate emotional and physical boundaries when dating; 
  • Dr. Greg’s personal experiences in dating and how he met his wife;
  • Being open to the experience of learning from rejection;
  • How to view dating as an opportunity for personal growth and development of the virtue of courage. 

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