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3 Simple Communication Shifts That Deepen Intimacy & Connection

When we project our interpretation of reality onto others, there is an increased possibility for confusion in a relationship. But we can avoid this....

Amelia Broughton
August 2 2017

The Nonnegotiable Quality Every Woman Should Demand In Her Partner

Yes, the man of your dreams does exist. Here's how to recognize him.

Daniel Dowling
August 1 2017

Are Open Marriages The Future Of Relationships?

Is the ideal of an open relationship as much a fantasy as an idealized monogamous marriage?

4 Steps To Forgiving Those Who've Hurt You (Even When It Seems Impossible)

"Forgiveness means that you are willing to cancel the debt you feel someone owes to you, to surrender the hurt that you feel, and make peace with...

The Practice That Helped Me Leave An Abusive Relationship When Nothing Else Could

"In a healthy relationship, there's a balance of power. With emotional abuse, the scales are tipped. It started slowly. I lost my confidence little by...

Alex Alder
July 24 2017

6 Things You Need To Know Today (July 21, 2017)

All the wellness news you need to know, including the real reason dogs are so friendly, guilty pleasures, and scary news statistics on plastic.

10 Signs You're Ready To Leave Your Abusive Relationship: A Therapist Explains

Like most people, I’d always told myself, "I will never stay with someone who abuses me." But the truth was, when I found myself in that situation, I...

Perpetua Neo, DClinPsy
July 20 2017

The One Thing That Turns Ordinary Sex Into Extraordinary Lovemaking

"The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same."

Wendy Strgar
July 15 2017

How Much Sex Are Real Couples Actually Having?

"I think I'm really lucky that I have a partner who has seen my body go through some crazy contortions through pregnancy, childbirth, post-pregnancy,...

Leigh Weingus
July 13 2017

10 Reasons You're Not Enjoying Sex

"Women take sex and they turn it into art." —Louis CK

Bez Stone
July 11 2017

Why Holding On To Past Relationships Is The Worst Thing You Can Do For Yourself, Period

"I had anxiety about the decision, naturally—severing ties with my past and obliterating a huge comfort zone. But I had a future to step in to. I had...

Daniel Dowling
July 6 2017