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5 Little-Known Secrets From Social Neuroscience that Can Help You Manage COVID Stress

What is Social Neuroscience? Social neuroscience is a cross-disciplinary area of research. It’s more of a“hard science”; examining how genetic, cellular, hormonal, and neurologic pathways

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How Some Gay Male Couples are Thriving During COVID-19…a Conversation With Rick Miller

Gay Male Couples and the COVID Lockdown My colleague Rick Miller is an important thought leader in couples therapy. Rick is a social worker in private practice in Boston and on Cape Cod in Massachusetts.

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The American Divorce Rate and Occupations…the Science of Toxic Jobs

Toxic Careers, Declining Industries, and Strained Marriages Pre-COVID Research from 2015 reminds us that career choices have a significant impact on our marital satisfaction. In 2015, statistician

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Couples, COVID, and Cheating

I asked my colleague Michele Weiner Davis what she has been thinking about lately, and she kindly offered me this updated guest blogpost. Couples, COVID, and Cheating Because of COVID-19, couples all

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Is COVID-19 Contributing to a Measurable Rise in Virtual Affairs?

Infidelity in Lockdown…Are Virtual Affairs on the Rise? Evidence on the mental health implications of the pandemic lockdown has been mounting. The more we are stressed by COVID-19, the more we seek

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Alarming COVID-19 Divorce Rates From an Unlikely Source…

COVID-19 Divorce Rates From an Unlikely Source LegalTemplates is an online service that sells do-it-yourself legal templates for court fillings. Recently, they’ve claimed to have uncovered some “data-driven

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How to Deal With Triggers From Infidelity…10 Essential Tips

How to Deal With Triggers From Infidelity…a New Paradigm If you’re wondering how to deal with triggers from infidelity, here are 10 essential tips from neuroscience and science-based couples

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What is a Covenant Marriage?

What is Covenant Marriage? Covenant Marriage is a form of marriage characterized by a set of specific agreements; marriage is a lifetime contract, grounds for divorce are limited and agreed upon in advance,

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10 Serious Signs That Your Marriage is Dying

You’re Talking to the Partner In Your Head…and Not With Your Real Partner… When a marriage is dying, we spend more time with the partner in our head. Then the problem-saturated narrative

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What Percentage of Marriages Survive Infidelity?

What Percentage of Marriages Survive Infidelity? If you’re struggling with infidelity in your marriage you may want to know…what percentage of marriages survive infidelity? What percentage

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