Navigating Tough Conversations During Thanksgiving Dinner

November 24, 2023

Navigating potentially tense conversations during Thanksgiving, relationship expert Curtis Morley suggests embracing genuine kindness, emphasizing that 'nice' can be a deceptive facade compared to the authenticity of 'kind.' By addressing the proverbial elephant in the room and adopting these principles, Thanksgiving gatherings can shift from potential chaos to moments of authentic connection and understanding.


How to handle conflict, difficult subjects at the Thanksgiving dinner table

November 22, 2023

FOX 13 News - In all seriousness, relationship expert Curtis Morley said avoiding conflict for the goal of a “perfect” holiday can actually create more tension.

He wants everyone to remember the purpose of Thursday: it’s about being thankful for the person sitting across from you despite the differences.


Communicating and Enforcing Boundaries

November 17, 2023

A 'Communication Intelligence - The Newsletter' article written by Michael Toebe.

In this article, three professionals share insights about the importance of boundaries. Curtis Morley shares, "It is brave and kind to set boundaries." 


'You're not your emotions': Safe2Feel conference teaches emotional intelligence

November 4, 2023

Presented by, Counterfeit Emotions and Vibeonix, the Safe 2 Feel workshops gave an opportunity for people of all ages to learn and discuss emotional intelligence. 

The workshops included discussions about how to recognize and handle emotions, as well as how to allow emotions to move through you. 


How to Remove the 'Elephant' from Holiday Gatherings

November 2, 2023

KUTV — There's an elephant in the room at most holiday gatherings but no one knows how to bring it up or address it.

Curtis Morley, founder of 'Counterfeit Emotions' shared some principles to remove that elephant out of your holiday gatherings.

He discussed the topic with Kari just in time for the holiday season.


Collin Plume Podcast with Curtis J. Morley

October 17, 2023

In business, family life, friendships, and any other aspect of life, it's crucial to be aware of your emotions. Curtis has a discussion about how important it is to know the difference between a counterfeit emotion and an authentic emotion. 





Unmasking the Counterfeit Emotions with Curtis J. Morley

September 22, 2023

Curtis reveals a profound insight: virtually every genuine emotion has a deceptive counterfeit, with the exception of peace. These counterfeit emotions, expert mimics of their authentic counterparts, misguide us and sow chaos in our lives. By acquiring the skill to identify these impostors, we can liberate ourselves from their grasp, unlocking a life of authenticity and satisfaction.


'It's OK to feel,' says Utah Entrepreneur during Suicide Prevention Month

September 18, 2023

Curtis Morley, spurred by the tragic loss of his friend to suicide, has launched Counterfeit Emotions to foster a healthier relationship with emotions and combat suicide rates in the region. In light of September being Suicide Prevention Month, Morley emphasizes the importance of emotional resilience and accessible resources. He advocates for acknowledging and processing deep emotions.


The Silent Struggle: Suicide Awareness and Prevention

September 15, 2023

A reminder of the silent epidemic we face: the emotional pandemic. We've masked more than just our smiles - we've veiled our hearts, leading to a surge in suicides. The antidote lies in genuine connection. Learn the power of distinguishing between authentic and counterfeit emotions, particularly guilt versus shame. Guilt, a force for connection and repair, is our beacon out of the darkness of suicidal ideation. Reach out for support; you're never alone in your struggles. 


Part Three - Faith vs. Fear. Plus a discussion on Peace.

September 6, 2023

The Flameless Fireside Podcast features Curtis for the third part of this series. An insightful discussion on Faith vs. Fear, two emotions that seem like opposites, however, are more similar than you'd think. Learn more about the only emotion that does not have a counterfeit - Peace.


Part Two - Power vs. Control

August 30, 2023

The Flameless Fireside Podcast again welcomes Curtis for Part two of a three-part series on Counterfeit Emotions. Power vs. Control. We can take hold of our individual power through understanding where our stewardship lies. Avoid the illusion of control. 


Part One - Love vs. Lust

August 23, 2023

The Flameless Fireside Podcast welcomes Curtis Morley to speak about the differences of Love vs. Lust. Understanding the differences is crucial in cultivating meaningful relationships. Discover how you can dig deeper beyond the surface-level to be more authentic.


Entrepreneurs Are Struggling With Mental Health. It Doesn't Have to Be This Way.

December 26, 2021

The article discusses the rising mental health pandemic, worsened by COVID-19, and points out that while people focus on physical health, mental health issues are escalating. It urges seeking help, reframing fears, and fostering a supportive community to normalize mental health discussions and prompt action.