About Dr. Ed Reitman
E. Edward Reitman, or “Dr. Ed”, as he is affectionately referred to by many of his patients, has been a practicing clinical psychologist for over 40 years. He has not only maintained a large, successful private practice, but is well known in Houston, Texas (the fourth largest city in the U.S.) As a media personality, he is frequently asked by the major network television stations to comment on the psychological implications and effects of current news events, both on the community and on individuals alike. Click here to read more...


Recent article from 2/27/2015
Too frightened to feel good
God was very kind to Arlene. She’s tall, slim, attractive, and most of all, extremely bright with an engaging personality. But as generous as he was with her appearance and personality, the childhood he endowed her with was quite the opposite. Her father left home when she was nine years old. She recalls her parents’ relationship as one of constant conflict. Whatever her father did, it was never enough. As a result, he sought out other women, spent little time at home, and eventually filed for divorce. Arlene’s mother, saw it as just one more hurt added to the numerous others she had experienced in her life. In her eyes, the world was a disappointing hurtful place, which accounted for her repeated dismissal from jobs, rejection by men, and estrangement from friends. She felt everyone was out to get her, but the truth be known, she was her own worst enemy. Finally, she ended up living in a trailer behind her parents’ home, with her daughter. Click here to read the rest of the article
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