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Marriage Advice

The Problem With "The Nice Guy"

Amy Begel | Posted 10.20.2016 | Women
Amy Begel

One fascinating aspect of my work as a couples/ family therapist is that it gives me an intimate view into the current cultural dynamics of couples. For the last twenty or so years, over half the couples I see contain the "nice guy" with his frustrated wife.

How To Apologize And Mean It

Winifred M. Reilly | Posted 10.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Winifred M. Reilly

Consider this. We all make mistakes, but there's no reason for your apology to be a mistake of its own.

Therapists Tell Couples To Ignore This Common Marriage Advice

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 10.07.2016 | Divorce

Word to the wise (or couples who want to stay married): Just because certain relationship advice is popular doesn’t mean it’s worth applying to yo...

3 Foolproof Habits To Keep Your Marriage Happy And Strong

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 10.06.2016 | Weddings
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

Wouldn't you agree that in any long-term committed marriage/relationship, the one constant that remains the same is change? Learn 3 foolproof ways you...

Brad or Angelina? How No One Wins the Blame Game

Nika Kabiri | Posted 09.22.2016 | Divorce
Nika Kabiri

So it's over. The love-affair-turned-celebrity-marriage-for-the-ages between Angelina and Brad has run its course. And the only thing I want to know is: who blew it?

Communication Tools to Help Your Marriage/Relationship

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 09.22.2016 | Business
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

Isn't it a relief to know that you can learn how to communicate better in your marriage/relationship? Watch this video where I share 3 communication tools that will help you stop fighting in your marriage.

3 Basic Choices To Empower Our Relationships

Mario & Diane Cloutier | Posted 09.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Mario & Diane Cloutier

When it comes to our relationships, we seriously think that we have to be very cautious about the subtle effects of the "endless choices society" we live in. We think it's time for all of us to make basic choices that will empower the relationships we cherish.

The Emotional Turmoil Of Learning Your Spouse Is Transgender

Suzannah Galland | Posted 09.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Suzannah Galland

There is perhaps nothing more painful than mourning the loss of a loved one who is still living. A loved one who is no longer recognizable. No longer ...

Are You Headed for Divorce? Turn The Car Around!

Dr. Debra Campbell | Posted 09.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Debra Campbell

Get support. Be proud for the rest of your days of how you handled things during such a difficult time in your lives. Focus on growth and learning so that there will be less chance of repeating the mistakes of the past.

9 Long-Term Couples Who Can Teach Us A Thing Or Two About Love

The Huffington Post | Carolin Lehmann | Posted 09.14.2016 | Weddings

Much ado is made about wedding photos ― and to their credit, they are often cherished for a lifetime. But the fun doesn’t have to end there. These...

When One Bed Partner Is Trying To Read And The Other Is Trying To Sleep

Paul C. Rosenblatt | Posted 09.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Paul C. Rosenblatt

In some couples I interviewed for my Two in a Bed book, both partners often read in their shared bed before going to sleep. But it was more common for only one partner to read in bed before falling asleep, and in that there could be problems.

The "Needy Woman"/Detached Guy Couple: It's Not What It Seems

Amy Begel | Posted 09.06.2016 | Women
Amy Begel

It was hard to guage the state of Nora and Charles' relationship when they first sat down on the couch. ( An initial glimpse into a couple's energy often says a lot about where things are at). I hadn't seen them for several months due to traveling and other scheduling issues.

5 Things Newlyweds Should Consider Before Opening A Joint Account

Credit Karma | Posted 09.02.2016 | Weddings
Credit Karma

By Louis DeNicola, Content Writer at Credit Karma You’ve tied the knot and are happily married. Congratulations! Now that you’ve decided to share ...

It's Time To Raise The White Flag If THIS Is Happening In Your Relationship

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 09.01.2016 | Fifty
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

Long-term relationships and marriages are bound to go through peaks and valleys, but if you're enduring months, years and even decades of criticism from your lover or spouse, you're in trouble.

How 10 Couples Stay Madly In Love After Many Years

BRIDES | Posted 09.01.2016 | Weddings

For BRIDES, by Jillian Kramer. You’re madly in love now, with your wedding on the horizon and your whole life together in front of you. But, afte...

Stonewalling Your Spouse

Dr. Ichak Kalderon Adizes | Posted 08.31.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Ichak Kalderon Adizes

You probably heard the joke that before getting married a woman should go and pray at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. Why? To train herself to talk ...

How Your Marriage Can Survive And Thrive After Infidelity

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 08.23.2016 | Divorce
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

Wouldn't you be incredibly relieved to know your marriage cannot only survive, but actually thrive, following the pain of infidelity? Watch this video where I share three tips on what YOU can do to survive infidelity!

How to Respond to Loneliness in Marriage

Maria Rodale | Posted 08.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Pam Fullerton, psychotherapist and writer In my last article, I touched upon loneliness in marriage. When I married my husband as a ...

Why I'm Following My Grandmother's Advice To Never Marry

Anne-So W. | Posted 08.22.2016 | Women
Anne-So W.

Yes, I am one of those women who does not want to get married. This is nothing new. Even as a child, I never dreamed of a beautiful white dress, a charming prince, or a sparkling ring. The fact that my parents divorced only confirmed my opinion.

4 Principles To Help You Become A Power Couple

Mario & Diane Cloutier | Posted 08.18.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mario & Diane Cloutier

When we first fall in love, sparks are in the air! An incredible fireworks that only two people get to see... But many wonder, how do you keep it goin...

'My Husband Cheated And Won't Have Sex With Me, Should I Stay?'

Samantha Rodman PhD | Posted 08.17.2016 | Divorce
Samantha Rodman PhD

Divorce can suck, but sexless marriages with narcissists suck worse.

3 Ways To Save A Relationship If You're Terrible Communicators | Emma Haak | Posted 08.17.2016 | OWN

1. Get It Half Right When Disagreements Come UpYou can be petty, defensive, completely incapable of communicating how hurt you are, but as long you ca...

Before You Say 'I Do,' Have The Money Talk

Rani St. Pucchi | Posted 08.12.2016 | Weddings
Rani St. Pucchi

Having had these discussions early on will radically transform your relationship and forge an even stronger tie with your loved one. It proves that you are not marrying each other for their money and that your intentions are to grow together and nurture a meaningful life with each other.

How To Get Your Narcissistic Partner To Listen To You

Greg Kushnick, Psy.D. | Posted 08.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Greg Kushnick, Psy.D.

I'm going to share a two-pronged approach for getting your message through to a person with narcissistic tendencies.

10 Little Things You Can Do Today To Improve Your Marriage

The Huffington Post | Carolin Lehmann | Posted 08.11.2016 | Weddings

Marriage takes work ― that’s a fact. It’s about putting in the effort every single day to build a meaningful and lasting relationship. But it do...