Relationship

Tips and Tools

What’s the secret to a happy life? The research says it’s your relationships! But how do you create the connection, joy and ease you crave? The secret is to think about your relationships in a whole new way. Read on for science-based education and actionable tools to make all your relationships the best they’ve ever been (especially the one with yourself).

HOW TO REBUILD INTIMACY WITH YOUR PARTNER AFTER HAVING KIDS

HOW TO REBUILD INTIMACY WITH YOUR PARTNER AFTER HAVING KIDS

When they say that everything changes after you have kids, they’re right, but it doesn’t have to mean that things have to get worse! Your relationship after children is different, and there are some things to do and think to not only safeguard your relationship, but...

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HOW TO HANDLE AGGRESSIVE OR CONFRONTATIONAL PEOPLE

HOW TO HANDLE AGGRESSIVE OR CONFRONTATIONAL PEOPLE

Whether it’s a coworker, friend, parent, or partner, dealing with people who are aggressive or confrontational is exhausting. They try to bulldoze, argue or dominate, which leaves you feeling inadequate, frustrated, upset, or resentful. But all that’s going to change...

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Closure: What it Really is and How to Get it

Closure: What it Really is and How to Get it

So many of my clients come to therapy looking for some type of closure. From breakups to being fired to getting over childhood trauma, it’s a common human condition to look for endings or bad events to be explained and wrapped up so you can move on. But can you ever...

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FIVE GOALS EVERY COUPLE SHOULD SET

FIVE GOALS EVERY COUPLE SHOULD SET

You’ve always got two choices to make in your relationship: evolve and grow or repeat and stay stuck in old patterns. Don’t wait until after the holidays, the first of next month, or the first of next year to set goals. If your relationship doesn’t feel the way you...

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IS IT EVER A GOOD IDEA TO GET BACK TOGETHER WITH YOUR EX?

IS IT EVER A GOOD IDEA TO GET BACK TOGETHER WITH YOUR EX?

The marriage of Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck has given broken hearts the world over hope that maybe, this time, it could work out with their ex. But despite their seeming success (it’s still early days, after all), is it a good idea for you to get back together with...

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