Stronger Together Blog

Teletherapy: Different yet still effective

March 22, 2020 6:07 pm

I’m usually open to new ideas, searching for ways to improve and grow intellectually and emotionally, and in search of new adventures.  Just ask my husband. He has a few stories to tell about the many things I’ve... (more)

Choose Your Valentine’s Day Gifts Wisely

February 8, 2020 7:54 pm

Valentine’s day is just a week away. If it has caught you by surprise again this year, or if you are merely at a loss for how to express your feelings, consider your partner’s love language. What are... (more)

Relationship Resolutions for 2020

December 17, 2019 7:27 pm

New Year’s resolutions can be stressful.We commit to big changes, and almost always experience equally big let-downs when we fail to follow through.  Since none of us need more stress in our lives or in our relationships, here’s... (more)

An Introvert’s Guide to the Holiday Season.

December 10, 2019 7:16 pm

For many Americans, this is a very busy time of year. In between all of the holidays and travel, breaks from school and work, and obligations with family, friends, and coworkers, it can be difficult to not get... (more)

I don’t want to fight!

November 19, 2019 3:52 pm

Conflict avoidance is a common and destructive pattern in relationships. Don’t get me wrong, not wanting to fight is not a bad thing. But the way many people go about it can lead to bigger problems and, yes,... (more)

Face Your Relationship Fears this Halloween Season

October 22, 2019 3:08 pm

Have you ever been hesitant to tell your partner they have hurt your feelings? Or felt rejected after making a bid for connection that wasn’t reciprocated or even acknowledged? Is it hard for you to admit when you... (more)

Fall Relationship Check-In

September 13, 2019 2:19 pm

Reconnect and Strategize To Finish the Year Strong Each year, as Labor Day comes around, I find myself feeling like a new year is starting. Yes, according to the calendar, we change to a new year on December... (more)

If You FEEL Something, SAY Something

August 6, 2019 7:42 pm

Something If you feel something, say something I’ve been noticing a theme in my conversations with couples recently. I think it’s safe to say that many of us are familiar with the minor disagreements with our partners about... (more)