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12 Ridiculous Myths About Couples Therapy That Could Save Your Relationship (If You Stop Believing Them)

Surprisingly, the number one thing couples seek couples therapy for — and break up over — is not something as scandlous as an unsatisfying sex life… 1,619 more words

Marital Gymnastics

Some of my best childhood memories are associated with gymnastics.  I can’t think of anything I enjoyed more than flying through the air to complete some type of handspring, flip or aerial.  1,615 more words

Marriage And Family Therapy

Could I Be Unintentionally Hijacking My Work with Couples?

Authors: Jessica ChenFeng and Aimee Galick

There were probably many times when we hijacked our therapy with couples.  We are both marriage and family therapists (MFTs) and had been seeing clients for a few years before we joined the Socio-Emotional Relationship Therapy (SERT) research group at Loma Linda University as doctoral students.  1,016 more words

Couples

Look, Baby...Baby...Baby...Baby...Baby...Baby...Baby...Baby...I Love You. Isn't That Enough?

I wonder if there’s a polygamist out there with seven girlfriends and commitment issues, each one giving him an ultimatum that ends with the phrase, “I’m not getting any younger.” 24 more words

Thoughts

Thursday Relationship Quote

“Some people leave a marriage literally, by divorcing. Others do so by leading parallel lives together.” (John Gottman)

Quotes On Relationship

Courage to do right by you and your current partner

*I wrote this for a client last year. I don’t know if I still have the ownership to this piece, but I know I still have the rights to claim the heart behind the work and to relinquish it forever. 1,140 more words

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