8 Articles by Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT

Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT

A Psychologist's Top Tips For Beating Chronic Stress

You don't have to just "ride it out." Here are a psychologist's productive strategies for fighting chronic stress.

Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT
June 10 2017

Having "A Song" Can Help Save A Rocky Relationship. Here's Why

"A shared song can be more powerful than a negative experience. Here are three ways you and your partner can use music to reignite your loving...

Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT
November 2 2016

4 Daily Connection-Building Rituals That'll Transform Your Relationship

Starting, ending, and punctuating your day with moments dedicated to connection can make a huge difference in the happiness and stability of your...

Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT
June 26 2016

3 Skills That Will Make You Better At Attracting The Right Partner

We might call Sherlock Holmes an early adopter — in the West, anyway — of the practice of mindfulness in everyday affairs. For more than a century,...

Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT
January 12 2016

Keep Choosing Toxic Partners? Read This

When Cinda fell in love with Bob, she didn’t bother taking him to meet her parents because she already knew they would disapprove. Bob was 20 years...

Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT
December 23 2015

How To Keep Falling In Love With Your Partner (Over & Over Again)

We fall in love at close proximity. I mean real love, not the imagined kind that some can conjure up through fantasy or at a distance, or that is...

Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT
December 1 2015

What It Actually Means To Be An Emotionally Available Partner

Philosophers have written extensively about the basic questions facing all human beings: Who am I? Where did I come from, and where will I go after I...

Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT
February 27 2015