3 Important Ways That Your Couples Therapist Relationship is Unique

The couples therapist relationship is complex because your couples therapist has a unique and important role. Choose carefully. The therapeutic alliance is the most important factor in couples therapy.

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Choosing a Life Partner…Science…or Sexy Story?

Choosing a life partner is an important decision.  Recent research claims that while men and women are very different in what they are looking for, they are similar in one fundamental way in that they

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3 Top Reasons to Leave a Marriage

Couples therapists hear all kinds of reasons to leave a marriage. But a new research study by Professor Samantha Joel says that while 23 separate reasons were given by study participants, 3 dominant issues

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7 Ways Your Depressed Husband Shows Up In Couples Therapy

Your Depressed Husband and Couples Therapy We have been studying men like your depressed husband in couples therapy for more than twenty years. Many researchers now believe that a depressed husband acts

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The Problem with Fake Therapy Review Sites

Don’t you love the internet? It’s fabulous to look up a subject and find lots of great information. But it’s also unregulated, meaning that there is a lot of misinformation, phony data,

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Personality Change after Bariatric Surgery and Marital Conflict

Personality Change After Bariatric Surgery Personality change after bariatric surgery is a fact, and marital conflict is often the result. After bariatric surgery, hormone levels dramatically shift, and

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Is There Hope For My Marriage After Separation?

The Lure of Separation. Most Online Advice is Totally Wrong. Is there hope for my marriage after separation? I hear that question a lot. And in this post I’m going to take you deep into the science

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11 Toxic Behaviors That Will Gradually Become Bigger Marital Issues

Toxic Behaviors Will Gradually Become Bigger Marital Issues We all have marital issues. Some seem to come out of nowhere; an emotional affair, financial infidelity, or discovering that your partner has

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15 Amazing Questions to Ask Before You Get Married

15 Amazing Research-Based Relationship Questions to Ask Before You Get Married. We all want to know the best questions to ask before you get married. Everyone wants to decide, and not slide into marriage. The

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11 Proven Secrets for Second Marriage Success

11 Proven Secrets for Second Marriage Success There are proven secrets for second marriage success. Research has uncovered them. The USA is the country with both the overall highest rate of divorce. But

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