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3 Ways To Pull Yourself Together After A Split

Wendy Keller | Posted 04.23.2015 | Divorce
Wendy Keller

Life can be rich, full and delightful -- with or without that partner. But you have to put in the effort. After the initial roiling emotions subside a little, try the following three steps to help you get your self back together.

The No-Nonsense Quote That Helped Me Get Through Divorce

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 04.15.2015 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

5 Steps To Finally Forgiving Your Ex

Sheri Meyers | Posted 04.09.2015 | Divorce
Sheri Meyers

As a marriage and family therapist, many of the clients who come to see me have remained single for years after a breakup, unhappy and bitterly convinced that there were "no good people" out there.

Why Are Emotionally Unavailable Men So Damn Desirable? 5 Reasons

Jill P. Weber, Ph.D. | Posted 04.07.2015 | Women
Jill P. Weber, Ph.D.

No matter how shiny a new prospect appears, the only way to discover men who will feel comfortable, kind, funny and warm toward you is through real-to-life interactions with those who consistently show they actually want to get to know you.

Let This Breakup Flowchart Tell You How To Get Over Your Ex

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 04.07.2015 | Comedy

"It just wasn't meant to be." Thanks ... that's helpful. Use all the flowery sayings and uplifting expressions you want, but getting over an ex isn...

Should You Break Up With Your High School SO Before College?

| Posted 04.06.2015 | Teen

To LDR or to not LDR? That is the question. And it’s one that many soon-to-be collegiettes in relationships have to start asking themselves as high ...

5 Ironclad Rules For Getting Through Your Breakup

Phoebe Fox | Posted 04.05.2015 | Women
Phoebe Fox

Even if we're not in love, it can be hard to walk away from something, however imperfect, when loneliness is the other option. If you're beginning to realize the relationship you're in is headed for a dead end, here are a few tips to help get you through the worst of it.

What We Learn From Break-Ups

Barrett Pall | Posted 03.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Barrett Pall

While break-ups are one of the hardest times in our lives, they're also a time to realize who you really are, so keep your head up, buttercup.

Breaking Up And Moving On Is As Natural To Us As Falling In Love

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 03.31.2015 | Science

We know that humans are wired to fall in love, but are we also built to break up? Love is what evolutionary psychologists call a human universal -...

Repeat This To Yourself When You're Feeling Down About Divorce

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 03.25.2015 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

A Pragmatist's Guide To Coming Out Stronger After Divorce

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 03.12.2015 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

How to Deal With Heartbreak

Jen Glantz | Posted 04.14.2015 | Women
Jen Glantz

Heartbreak is so terribly unnatural. Therefore, I imagine, there's no real cure or real trick to pull yourself out of it. I think the only way to get over it is to first simply sulk in it.

An Open Letter To Any Woman Who Thinks She Stayed In A Bad Relationship For Too Long

Akirah Robinson | Posted 04.14.2015 | Women
Akirah Robinson

You may have stayed because you loved him, but you eventually got out because you love yourself. It doesn't matter if it took a little longer than you wish. Better late than never, my friend.

Lessons Learned From a Broken Heart

Mary Pritchard | Posted 04.08.2015 | Women
Mary Pritchard

My heart broke when my father died; it broke again when I got divorced -- not by my ex, but by my own self-criticism about my failed marriage; and here I am again. Third time's the charm and with this broken heart I feel as though I've learned more than I did from the first two.

Drug-Addict Couple Breaks Up To Save Themselves

Posted 02.04.2015 | Dr. Phil

Paige and Brandon are both addicted to heroin and living in a motel where they shoot up up to six times a day. Watch their story here. Paige's pare...

WATCH: How To Know When To Move On From Your Relationship

Matthew J. Dempsey | Posted 04.05.2015 | Gay Voices
Matthew J. Dempsey

2015-02-03-ScreenShot20150203at4.00.04AMsmall.jpgIn my latest video on relationships, I speak about how to effectively figure out when it's time to move on from a relationship and how to do it in the name of love. I describe how we can know where our stuff ends and our partner's begins, as well as the unique challenges that can come up for gay men when it comes to drawing the distinction.

How to Get Over Abandonment -- a Fast Track

Susan Anderson | Posted 03.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Susan Anderson

When something triggers our primal abandonment pain -- like a breakup, getting fired or rejected by school admissions, or dissed by a friend -- it can...

When Life Is Better Without The Person You Loved

Lexi Herrick | Posted 03.29.2015 | Women
Lexi Herrick

It's not that you stop missing them all together. It's not that you don't ever long for the sound of their laugh. It's not that you forget what it felt like to love them. It's just that you remember what it feels like to love yourself.

Here's How To Literally Cut Your Ex Out Of Your Life After Divorce

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 01.20.2015 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

How to Tell If You're in the Wrong Relationship

Lisa Firestone | Posted 03.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Lisa Firestone

I'm a big believer in relationships. I don't often encounter couples for whom I think the outlook is hopeless. Granted, some relationships are bad for...

How to Break up With Everyone!

Stephanie D. Lewis | Posted 03.18.2015 | Comedy
Stephanie D. Lewis

It's true -- good help is so hard to find. But does that mean we need to stay monogamous for the rest of our lives with the people we pay? I needed to get braver at getting rid of the inadequate individuals I paid good money to -- so I kept a little journal to see where I had gone wrong.

Blame Free Breaking Up

Sheri Meyers | Posted 03.18.2015 | Divorce
Sheri Meyers

Who says that breaking up and divorce has to be arduous, painful, blame-filled, heartbreaking and full of struggle?

Turns Out Weddings Have Nothing to Do With Marriage

Katie Tandy | Posted 03.17.2015 | Weddings
Katie Tandy

Despite what I am about to detail, I am decidedly not above the proverbial wedding fantasy. Like every American female I've ever known, met, read, or heard of, my whole being has been white-washed in wedding-dom.

How to Organize Your Ex Out of Your Life

Em & Lo | Posted 03.09.2015 | Women
Em & Lo

Once you have reduced the contents of your home to only those objects that don't depress you, organize the sh*t out of them.

10 Hopes I Have For Past Loves

Lexi Herrick | Posted 03.09.2015 | Women
Lexi Herrick

Only love will set you free. Forgiving hearts soften, and want what is best for everyone, especially those who at one time brought them great happiness. How can we know real love until we let go of hatred?