Couples Communication: Tips on How to Take a Time Out, Calm a Heated Argument, and Increase Sexual Intimacy Later!

Relationships are not easy all the time. When you live with a person every day emotions can run hot. When we’re in such a hot emotional state and in an argument with our partner, it’s not so much fun. It’s hard to have a reasonable, calm, understanding, productive discussion under these emotional conditions. You will… Read More »

Anxiety: Three Tips for a Deeper Relationship Through Marriage Counseling.

Are you suspicious about your partner being unfaithful, or loving someone else? Do you need a lot of reassurance that things are ok? Do you get impulsive and quickly jump to conclusions? You (and your partner if they do this too) may have some normal ANXIETY issues. Marriage counseling can help. Significance of anxiety Anxiety… Read More »

Reflective Listening and Fair Fighting in Marriage Counseling for Improved Communication

Do you find yourself fighting all the time, or avoiding subjects with your partner that could cause conflict? What about not saying anything because the subject is too emotional? These common issues can be solved through reflective listening: a way to hear, understand, and empathize with each other. Tips for Reflective Listening and Fair Fighting… Read More »

Baby Boomer Intimacy and Marital Therapy: Three Tips for Loving Well and Preventing Divorce for Seniors.

Senior sex can be a wonderful way to promote health and have a deep emotional experience. Baby boomer intimacy can also present its challenges, which can feel insurmountable. Try to keep an open mind, to better understand the three tips below for loving well, improving intimacy, and preventing divorce. Tip One: Enjoy the purpose of… Read More »

Marriage Counseling: Go Beyond Codependency and Low Self-Esteem for Increased Sexual Intimacy.

Depending on your partner too much? Lost your self in your relationship? Controlling or being controlled too much? These are common issues that walk in my office that need not reduce your desire for better sexual intimacy! From a normal marital “knot” of anger, fear of aloneness, over-reliance, and inadequacy, learn from marital counseling how… Read More »