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  1. Relationship Talking Points: Speak Your Spouse's Language

    General Relationship Discussion
    A colleague sent this out on our therapist listserv and I always find it fascinating how neuroscience backs up what we know and maybe even joke about with regards to different communication styles between men and women. Hope you find it helpful. Relationship Talking Points: How to Speak Your...
  2. Should I initiate communication during the separation?

    Coping with Infidelity
    My wife have been together for nine years and married for three of those. We recently separated. The context There is a never ending cycle of blame so it is difficult for me to pinpoint the starting point. In general, for me, it was more about my perceived observation that she tends to want to...
  3. Reboot the Love Life - Success Stories

    Sex in Marriage
    I have a dry marriage and I see there are lots of others on these blogs who suffer the same. I don't want to leave my wonderful partner, but I really cannot live another 20 years without a love life. So I need tips - more than ideas, though. I would like people to post success stories here. Give...
  4. Communicating with a defensive husband?

    The Ladies' Lounge
    There is a lot of background to my husband's way of communicating the way he does...but in short: His father had some pretty nasty depression issues when my hubby was growing up, and anything that went wrong was automatically my hubby's fault....Now that he's grown (well, he's 24) the minute I...