Archive for the ‘Relationships’ Category

Tips for Creating a Happy Marriage

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Marriage is difficult, and couples often find themselves drifting apart after spending several years together. If you are looking for ways to grow closer to your spouse or to bring a little more happiness to your marriage, then you may want to study other happily married couples. Here are a few habits of happy couples […]

Ending a Toxic Relationship

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

It can be difficult to finally acknowledge that you are in a toxic relationship, but it can be even harder to break away from it. Whether it is a poor friendship or a broken romantic relationship, you will need a great deal of courage to finally step away. Here are some tips that will help […]

Questions to Ask Before Marriage

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Despite the many opportunities to connect and communicate in today’s society, it can still be difficult to determine whether you and the person you are dating will be compatible during marriage. While you may have enjoyable conversations and look forward to spending time in one another’s company, you may neglect to address certain topics that […]

Reconnecting as a Couple After Having Children

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Many couples find that their relationship changes once they have children. They struggle with feeling as though they are no longer important or valued, and they may feel as though the relationship has been pushed aside by the day-to-day struggles of raising children. If you and your partner are feeling as though you are drifting […]

Signs of a Thriving Romantic Relationship

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

When you are in the middle of a romantic relationship, it can be hard to tell if it is one that will last and stay strong over time. It is easy to get caught up in the whirlwind and decide to ignore the red flags that indicate that something is wrong, and this can cause […]

Improving the Balance in a Manipulative Friendship

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Friends are valuable, and your healthy relationships can contribute to your overall well-being. However, you may find that some friends tend to take more than they give, and they may be master manipulators. If you think that you are in a manipulative friendship, then you need to think carefully about whether the relationship is beneficial. […]

Would Your Marriage Benefit from Counseling?

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

If you are struggling in your marriage, you may be considering separation or divorce. While 50 percent of marriages end in divorce, there may be some things that you can do to rebuild your relationship as a married couple. In some cases, the repairs can be done on your own, but it may be beneficial […]

The Link Between Affection and Stress

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

Stress is everywhere, and each person copes with it differently. Some people seem to be able to go through life without worrying excessively or sweating about little details. Others experience a great deal of emotional distress whenever they encounter the changes and problems of life. There are many factors that determine how a person responds […]

How to Make Divorce Easier for the Family

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

If you are going through a divorce, then you know how difficult it is for everybody involved. You may be having trouble sorting through and coping with your own emotions, and it can be difficult to understand what your spouse and children are feeling. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to make the […]

Loving Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Patients with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) have challenged many mental health professionals. These patients are often considered to be difficult to work with, which means that many of them are left without the help they need in order to live healthy and fulfilling lives. This lack of assistance also means that their loved ones are […]