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Dr. Heather Lofton featured in Women's Health Magazine

Heather C. Lofton, Ph.D.
• March 26, 2019

It's not always easy to distinguish true love from a controlling relationship. In fact, "a lot of signs of a controlling partner can be highly romanticised in the beginning of the relationship," says Heather Lofton, PhD, a therapist at The Family Institute at Northwestern University.

Read this article for warning signs to be aware of and what to do about them.

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Heather C. Lofton, Ph.D.


Dr. Lofton is an integrative therapist, well-versed in addressing mental health concerns among individual adults and couples from diverse racial ethnic backgrounds, socioeconomic statuses, religious beliefs and sexual orientations. Her specialty areas of treatment are women's health issues and professional women with depression, anxiety and work-life balance concerns. Dr.