Couples

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Here you can read about various aspects of coupled relationships: conflict, emotional connection, trust, communication, sex, finances, etc.


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Perpetual Problems

Marriage and couples counselor Trey Duckett discusses recurring relationship conflict and what to do about it.

Is your relationship suffering from gridlocked, escalating conflict?

If so, you may be worried about the health and future of your relationship. And for good reason! Contentious, gridlocked conflict often includes criticism, defensiveness, stonewalling, and even contempt. These four elements have been forebodingly dubbed the “four horseman of the apocalypse” by relationship experts Drs. John and Julie Gottman of The Gottman Institute—because they […]

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Warning Signs Of Abusive Relationships

    View original WNDU story Lindsay Stone came to my office for an interview on camera about abusive relationships. She put together a two-part story on a dramatic love triangle that captured the public’s attention. It was an excellent opportunity to share some important information about patterns of abuse and the very high risk […]