191 Items Tagged

toxic relationships

Stop Defensive Behavior With These Psychiatrist-Approved Questions

The next time you're feeling defensive, you might want to take a look within.

Amy Bloch, M.D.
November 28 2019

We Each Have A Shadow Self & It Could Be Sabotaging Your Relationship

The parts of ourselves we don't acknowledge can still influence our behavior.

Marci Moberg, M.S.
November 22 2019

Can Jealousy In A Relationship Be A Sign Of Narcissism? New Study Digs In

Narcissism and jealousy are a bad mix in a relationship. Here's why.

Kelly Gonsalves
November 12 2019

7 Signs You're In A Codependent Relationship & Why It's Unhealthy

Codependency can sometimes feel like a healthy relationship because it feels good. But it's not.

Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
October 10 2019

4 Signs You're Addicted to Relationship Drama (And What To Do)

Do you miss the emotional intensity sometimes—or even crave it?

Kevin Gilliland, Psy.D.
August 26 2019

Fantasy Bonds: The Problem With Loving Someone For Their 'Potential'

"I see the good inside them" is often a way to ignore red flags.

Elizabeth Earnshaw, LMFT
August 18 2019

Well Read: 5 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down This August

A long-awaited book of essays, a novel about female friendship, a shockingly honest memoir about marriage, and more!

Liz Moody
August 2 2019

Do You Have Toxic Family Members? Here Are Some Ways To Deal With Them

Family relationships are complicated, and every situation is different.

Sherrie Campbell, Ph.D.
April 28 2019