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When the Honeymoon Phase Wears Off…How You’ll Know…and What to Do
How Do You Know When the Honeymoon Phase Wears Off? When the honeymoon phase wears off in your relationship...how will[...]
8 Essential Guidelines for Fair Fighting in Marriage
Fair Fighting in marriage is an essential skill. In this post, I'd like to spell out 8 essential guidelines for[...]
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;[...]
10 Critical Signs That Couples Therapy is Long Overdue
Maybe couples therapy is long overdue. Is couples therapy something that's on your mind? Here are 11 critical signs that[...]
13 Best Ways to Show Respect in Marriage
What is Respect in Marriage? Respect in marriage is one of the most important determinators of marital health and resilience.[...]
14 Important Ways to Spot an Emotionally Abusive Relationship
The Emotionally Abusive Relationship Emotionally abusive relationships can be hard to spot. Emotionally abusive relationships are not synonymous with domestic[...]
4 Wonderful Ways to Cure Loneliness in Marriage
What Is Loneliness In Marriage? Why do we have an epidemic of loneliness in marriage? Research from Global health giant[...]
7 Great Ways to Shut Down Your Nagging Wife
Do you have a nagging wife? All men do. It's a real pain, isn't it? I mean, why can't they[...]
Relationship Deficits and Schema
Relationship Deficits arise from issues or schemas. Here are a list of the schemas and their corresponding relationship deficits: Abandonment/Instability:[...]
Domestic Violence 101
Domestic Violence 101 Domestic Violence? Me? By now you've figured out that you are in an abusive relationship. And you're[...]
How to Bicker with Skill
How To Bicker With Skill Do you know how to bicker with skill? With all this science-based couples therapy floating[...]
The Problem of Contempt in Relationships
Contempt in Relationships is the Worst of the Four Horsemen In previous posts, I have elaborated on four marital behaviors[...]
Gottman Research Describes 5 Kinds of Couples
Gottman's Research...Which Couple are You? Dr. John Gottman has been conducted research on couples for over 40 years. As a[...]
What the Research says About Why Marriages Fail
Research on Why Marriages Fail John Gottman's Why Marriages Succeed or Fail is one of Dr. John Gottman's most accessible and[...]
12 Lies About Marriage That May Surprise You
1. Marriage is about Love. It's Not a Legal Document. Ok. At Couples Therapy Inc. we like love too. But[...]
The Unfortunate Secret of the Wealthy Divorcee
Divorce doesn't knock us all down. But research reveals a growing gender gap in remarriage rates for the wealthy divorced.[...]
Cobra Husbands
Cobra Husbands There are two distinct types of men who physically and emotionally abuse their wives. According to Neil Jacobson,[...]
Pitbull Husbands
Pitbull Husbands In their seminal work on domestic violence, “When Men Batter Women, New Insights into Ending Abusive Relationships.” Drs.[...]