Divorce Recovery, Early Dating, & Transition Relationships: Shift Happens – Or at Least It Should!

You just got (or are getting) a divorce. You are ending a relationship that, at the end, was more negative than positivity. It is a good thing. However, divorce also breaks our perception of the world and injures us emotionally. Literally, divorce leaves us. The message of divorce with our heads and our future in … Read more

Intimate Relationships Forged in the Fire – How to Develop Close Friendships in the Heat of Conflict

No matter how close and intimate a relationship is, there is always a chance for conflict. In fact, the strongest friendship is the one that is well tested in the fire of personal conflict. This article discusses how to get through the struggle to build closer, more intimate friendships in life. In the land of … Read more

Relationships: Is It Normal For Someone To Shut Down If Their Partner Is Not Responsive?

At the beginning of a relationship, one may find that their partner is fair or extremely sensitive. This means that this person will listen to whatever they want to say, stop doing certain things if they are negatively impacted, and be open to feedback, among other things. In other words, anyone will feel seen and … Read more

Teen Relationships

Before I start talking about teenage relationships I think I will have to give an explanation. Many people when they think of the word relationship automatically equate it to love or sex. According to the general definition of a relationship, it is a relationship between two or more elements and these elements can be anything … Read more

5 Stages of Committed Relationships

have you ever wondered: Why is our relationship so difficult? Things were very right when we first met – what happened? Most likely, the answer is that you have left the first phase of your relationship, and moved to another. But can it really be that easy? Yes! Most people understand that relationships grow and … Read more