Posts tagged ‘communication’

Choose Your Valentine’s Day Gifts Wisely

February 8, 2020 at 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)

An Introvert’s Guide to the Holiday Season.

December 10, 2019 at 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 at 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 at 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 at 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 at 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)

Honey I’m Home!

June 17, 2019 at 3:17 pm

What is the first thing you do when you walk in the door after work? How about when your significant other walks in the door? I regularly ask the couples I work with how they greet each other... (more)