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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

How To Protect Your Heart When You're Attracted To The 'Bad Boy' Type

Some people are just more attracted to thrill than to security. Here's what to do about it.

Weena Cullins, LCMFT
September 26 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