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Relationship Rut

The Proven Way To Get Out Of Your Relationship Rut

Mara Karpel, Ph.D. | Posted 10.23.2016 | Fifty
Mara Karpel, Ph.D.

During times like these it's too easy to take out such tension on those closest to us or to set unrealistic expectations on friends, family, and/or our partner to take away our discomfort. But, this only creates increased strain in our relationships, leading the way to more pain and separation.

4 Simple Ways To Reconnect With Your Partner

OWN | Posted 05.20.2015 | OWN

Even the strongest relationships can run into a rut. Whether you've been with your partner for months or decades, these four tips that experts shared ...

How To Reboot When You're Stuck In A Rut

OWN | Posted 11.03.2014 | OWN

Have you been stuck in the same lane for longer than you'd like to admit? If your career is on a path to nowhere or your relationship is in a rut, ren...

3 Ways To Get Out Of Your Relationship Rut

Posted 03.12.2015 | OWN

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes -- routine. Behold three ways to change your point of view -- and get out of a rut. By Alexandr...

The 'Million-Dollar Question' All Happy Couples Ask

OWN | Posted 07.25.2014 | OWN

In a relationship rut? It's only natural, Dr. Alexandra H. Solomon, a clinical psychologist at the Family Institute at Northwestern University says. "...

4 Keys To Getting Yourself Out Of A Funk

Posted 09.09.2013 | OWN

By Robin Hilmantel Exercise slumps, relationship ruts, and overall mental funks happen to the best of us. But while getting stuck is inevitable, ...

How To Get Out of A Relationship Rut, From Dr. Pepper Schwartz (WATCH)

Posted 08.16.2013 | Home

Love and relationship expert Dr. Pepper Schwartz told me how to get out of a relationship rut when we met on Mondays With Marlo. Get away, try new pos...