As a relationship therapist, there is a question I get asked a lot about cohabitation in both a personal and professional setting: “Is it a good idea for my boyfriend/girlfriend and I to move in together, even though we aren’t […]
You know that exciting and passionate time in the beginning of a relationship called “the Honeymoon Phase?” They are always on your mind. You can’t find anything wrong with them! They seem to be absolutely perfect. Even seeing an incoming […]
5 Things You Should Consider Before Marriage. Whether you are dating or already engaged, all couples can build stronger relationships by focusing on these 5 things. Have the big conversations first. Know each other's families, attachment histories and styles, and the most important stories (good and bad). Know that marriage isn't a magic wand to make your relationship better. Marriage isn't about happiness - it's about growth and never-ending opportunities for intimacy. Be friends always - first and foremost.
Why do couples wait to get the help they need? For most people, it’s because they are afraid of some negative outcome. But, what if those fears are based on common couples counseling myths? We want to dispel these myths […]
Do you need Premarital Counseling? Getting engaged and planning a wedding can be great fun and bring you closer as a couple. However, there’s nothing magical about engagement or the wedding that makes your relationship 100% perfect. Engaged couples, just like married couples, can […]