14 Relationship Principles to Live A Successful Relationship

Each relationship combines two individual stories to coauthor a new relationship story. The implicit contracts authored by each party in a relationship become unspoken assumptions that can...

Ending Infidelity: 5 Reasons To Breakup With a Married Man

There might be a lot of questions you have about ending a relationship with a married man is something that can be answered easily: 1.) Yes, you must...

10 Crucial and Surprising Steps to Build Trust in a Relationship

1. Be predictable. When do seeds of suspicion emerge? When one begins to think, What's up? Why is he doing that? He's never done that before. That...

The Pros And Cons Of Long Distance Relationships

If you were to ask a few people around you right now about long distance relationships, they will tell you that they are the worst thing anyone...

10 Signs of a Healthy Relationship

"My parents had a very good relationship," I often hear my clients say. "What do you mean by good?" I ask. "They didn't fight. They spent a lot of...

The 5 Most Important Things In A Relationship

Like so many people, F. had suffered an emotionally deprived childhood. She tried to make sense of that world more or less unsupported. When I asked her...

Three Basic Tools for Conflict Resolution

Conflict happens in all relationships. The conflict maybe as simple as "I want Chinese for lunch and you want Mexican" or so complicated that the only way...

3 Sure-Fire Relationship Killers

When couples get married they never think they will be among those who get divorced. Yet a hefty percentage of marriages do end in divorce, so some...

My Ex Won’t Talk to Me – What Can I Do?

Texts, phone calls, social media... your ex was a huge part of your everyday life. But now that he's suddenly gone? You miss and want him more...