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Happy Couples Focus on These Fights
Part of the Why Do Couples Fight SeriesWhat Kind of Arguing Do Happy Couples Tend Focus on Most?Dr. John Gottman's[...]
Chronic Illness and Marriage Problems
Chronic Illness and Marriage Problems Chronic illness and marriage problems are increasingly on the radar of medical researchers. It's an[...]
5 Money Problems in a Marriage that are Top Predictors of Divorce
Money Problems in a Marriage Revised 12/19/19 The way you handle money problems in a marriage is the number 1[...]
3 Powerful Ideas To Share When You Have an Unfixable Relationship
The Unfixable Relationship Revised 12/25/19 Do you think you 're in an unfixable relationship? At Couples Therapy Inc., we have[...]
What to Do When the Honeymoon Phase Wears Off
When the Honeymoon Phase Wears Off When the honeymoon phase wears off...how will you know? And what can you do[...]
8 Essential Guidelines to Marriage Arguments
This article is part of the Why Couples Fight Series8 Approaches to Marital ArgumentsFair Fighting in marriage is an essential skill.[...]
11 Toxic Behaviors That Will Gradually Become Bigger Marital Issues
Toxic Behaviors Will Gradually Become Bigger Marital Issues 9/22/19 We all have marital issues. Some seem to come out of[...]
10 Critical Signs That Couples Therapy is Long Overdue
Is Couples Therapy Long Overdue For Your Marriage? Revised on April 30, 2019. Maybe, for you, couples therapy is long[...]
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 abuse IS not synonymous with domestic violence.[...]
4 Wonderful Ways to Stop Feeling Lonely in Marriage
Are You Lonely In Marriage? Revised 12/20/19 Kelly was so lonely in her marriage with Ned. The sex had stopped.[...]
Schema Focused Therapy and Relationship Deficits
Schema Focused Therapy and Relationship Deficits Schema Focused Therapy was developed by Jeffrey E. Young for use in the treatment of personality[...]
Domestic Violence 101
Domestic Violence 101 Domestic Violence? I'm in an abusive relationship? By now you've figured out that you are in an[...]
How to Bicker with Skill
How To Bicker With Skill Revised 1/6/20 We've lost the art of bickering. What does bickering mean? Do you know[...]
The Problem of Contempt in Marriage
This article is part of the Why Couples Fight SeriesWhat is Contempt?Contempt in Relationships is the Worst of the Four HorsemenContempt,[...]
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 Failed Marriages John Gottman's Why Marriages Succeed or Fail is one of Dr. John Gottman's most accessible and relevant[...]
The Unfortunate Secret of the Wealthy Divorcee
Wealthy Divorcees and the Remarriage Gender Gap Revised 1/4/20 Divorce doesn't knock us all down. But when it comes to[...]