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10 Things You Should NEVER Say To Someone After A Breakup

Not sure what to say to somebody going through a tough breakup? Here are the 10 things you want to avoid and more comforting things to say instead.

Ann Brasco, MSW
March 13 2017

This Is How You Know You're In An Abusive Relationship

"Your partner might not fit the stereotype of an abuser any more than you fit the stereotype of an 'abused partner,' but that doesn't matter. It can...

Jill Cory
October 23 2016

5 Ways To Move On From A Heart-Wrenching Breakup

A how-to guide for dealing with heartbreak, for those of us who understand that breakups often lead to breakthroughs.

Monica Parikh
October 10 2016

14 Foolproof Ways To Get Over A Heart-Wrenching Breakup

Your Rx for those moments that getting out of bed and facing the world just seems impossible.

Shannon Kaiser
June 24 2016

A Foolproof 3-Step Plan For Healing A Broken Heart, Fast

When we allow ourselves to feel the discomfort, we heal faster and more elegantly.

Emily Fletcher
April 26 2016

How To Heal From Heartbreak & Conquer Your Fear Of Abandonment

Clinging to memories, doubts, or questions about the people who have abandoned us won’t bring us peace. Certain questions might never be answered. The...

Tazeen Mohsin Imran
February 24 2016

7 Signs You're With The Wrong Partner

You wanna know if you're with the right partner, you have to start with knowing why you want to be in a relationship at all. And when it comes down to...

Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
February 11 2016

8 Mantras To Help You Recover From A Breakup

Your lowest moments are your biggest opportunities for growth. Here are eight mantras to help you transition into this new, beautiful phase in your...

David Zulberg
February 1 2016

My 10-Year Marriage Ended. And Then I Started Dating Again ...

I woke up suddenly, feeling disoriented, knowing something was horribly, horribly wrong. I couldn't breathe. My chest was heavy, my head was fuzzy...

Julie Morey
January 26 2016

6 Subtle Signs Your Relationship Is Becoming Abusive

If you think you might be in an abusive relationship, you can get help. Don’t suffer in silence.

Sajan Devshi
December 22 2015

6 Signs You're Arguing With A Psychopath

Here are 6 warning signs that the person you're arguing with is a psychopath and it's time to disengage.

Jackson Mackenzie
September 25 2015

Why We Should All Celebrate Our Breakups + How To Do It

When performance artists Marina Abramovic and Ulay (Uwe Laysiepen) ended their 12 years as lovers and artistic partners, they honored the occasion by...

3 Questions To Ask Before Ending Your Relationship

Studies show that only 38% of those married in America describe themselves as happily so. Apparently, we don’t call it quits all that easily.

5 Behaviors You Should Avoid After A Breakup

Allow yourself to grieve and experience heartbreak. But, don’t get stuck in this sadness.

Monica Parikh
August 27 2015

When Temporary Separation From Your Partner Is A Good Thing

The fact is, sometimes we remain stuck in our painful relationships because we think we have to know for sure whether we’re staying in the marriage or...

Sharon Pope
August 21 2015

10 Ways To Break Up Like A Decent Human Being

“Ghosting” has become the new buzzword to describe ending a relationship by giving or getting the silent treatment. Even The New York Times covered...

Ora Nadrich
August 17 2015

10 Reasons It's Great To Be Single (Even If It's Not What You Want)

Two months after my ex-husband’s sudden disappearance, I wrote the following in my journal: It is the quiet times that are painful. As long as I’m at...

Monica Parikh
August 16 2015