5 Ways to Improve Your Marriage

Maybe your marriage is going through a difficult time. Or, perhaps your relationship is, for all intents and purposes, pretty near to perfect. In either case, there are surely ways you can work to improve your marriage. Just like even the happiest person would never turn down the chance to better their life, even a …

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4 Ways to Foster a Stronger Relationship Through Communication

In any type of relationship, communication is crucial. However, this is true nowhere more than in marriage. You and your spouse will avoid countless marital problems by simply learning to communicate clearly and effectively. These communication skills don’t happen overnight, though. On the contrary, it takes plenty of thought, hard work, and, in many cases, …

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4 Ways to Create Physical Intimacy in Your Marriage

There’s a reason that you hear tell of the honeymoon phase in a marriage or relationship—and that there’s a more challenging period to come after. Inevitably, every marriage can use a boost to its levels of intimacy, both physical and otherwise. However, it isn’t always clear how to do just that. Sometimes, you even need …

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The Surprising Things Happy Couples Do Every Day

Whether you’re in couples therapy or just gathering relationship advice from friends, family members, and various corners of the internet, there’s a lot that goes into a happy, healthy relationship. Fortunately, both the years of research a psychologist has behind their expertise and the anecdotal evidence of married couples around the world agree on a …

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Reconnect With Your Spouse with Love Languages

Are you familiar with the concept of love languages? Coined by Gary Chapman, Ph.D. in his book, The Five Love Languages, this premise focuses on a fact that may seem to be commonsensical: people give and receive love and affection in different ways. Chapman explains that there are five of these love languages, with an …

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5 Reasons Why Couples Counseling Is Right For You

For any long-term relationship, you’re sure to receive a lot of relationship advice, a lot of which will be unsolicited. However, there are times where you may want to seek out some sort of relationship advice, such as through couples counseling. If you and your true love are struggling, you might wonder if an LCSW, …

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5 Relationship Tips to Get Your Marriage On Track

There’s no shortage of reasons why your marriage could run off the tracks but, no matter what the root of the problem, it’s got one undeniable frustration: Your relationship is suffering. While disagreements are to be expected in any healthy relationship, the truth is that many married couples go through tough times due to more …

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3 Tips to Make Your Marriage Stronger

In a happy relationship or one that could use some work, there’s nothing wrong with increasing the intimacy or strengthening your marriage. After all, any married couple can benefit from a little more spark. Newlyweds or long-time spouses can find reasons and ways to build this strength.  Before you determine how to make your marriage …

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5 Challenges Couples Face When Going Through Therapy

By the time you and your spouse or partner decided to try couples therapy, you‘d likely faced your fair share of challenges. Even still, counseling itself can come with a wide array of challenges, some of which you’ve been better prepared for than others. It’s hard to deny that the intervention and relationship advice offered …

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8 Signs Your Marriage Needs Couples Therapy

Marriage is no easy task, which is why approximately 40% to 50% of couples divorce. If you’re married, you might experience times when your relationship seems stagnant, dull, or even bad. When these times occur, you can ignore the issues and let your marriage fade and worsen, or you can do something about it. One of the best …

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