Being able to communicate with each other is probably the most important skill we all must develop in order to have relationships that work. Communication is the number one issue my clients cite as their reason for entering counseling and therapy with me. I have many tools to help you to develop this critical skill.
OK, So The Honeymoon Is Over. Now What?
When the honeymoon is over, many couples part ways with varying degrees of loss. They may just be deciding to leave rather than learn how to stay! If this is a relationship worth having, isn’t it worth fighting for?
Is Tele-Therapy For You?
Have you considered meeting with a counselor or therapist online? Read on.
Checked Out? Why You Need To Check In.
If you want good relationships, you must be checked in. Checking in means giving your important person the right message.
Relationship Repair: A How-To Guide
Damage has been done. Do you know how to repair? Read on.
Relationship Expectations; Are Yours Realistic?
Our modern culture sets marriage up for failure by creating unrealistic expectations. What are your expectations? How do you handle it if you are disappointed?
Speaking To Your Partner In A Loving Way
In your relationship with your partner, it is critical to the health and well being of both people that partners speak with respect, politeness, and yes, love. Even when people are arguing and times are tough, learning how to choose safe, respectful, loving and effective ways to communicate is critical.
Confrontation; Avoid or EngageWhen you are unhappy about something your special person is doing or saying, do you speak out? Many people don’t. It isn’t just that they wait until the right time, or pick their battles. They don’t say anything. Sometimes they steam in silence,...
Breaking Up; When It Just Can’t Be Fixed
Sometimes one person is reluctant to enter couples therapy because they aren’t sure they will remain in the relationship but they also aren’t sure they want to break up. Therapy can help move a couple out of that “stuck” place.
Communication; Notes From a Marriage Counselor
Better communication will improve your marriage. Here’s an important tip!
Couples Counseling – Make The Most of It
Counseling is a significant investment. Learn how to make the best use of it!