Emotional neglect in a marriage can be seen as anything the affected partner says that it is. It works in the same fashion as, to quote Dr Frank Pittman in his first book, Private Lies, (infidelity is … [Read more...] about What Is Emotional Neglect in a Marriage?
Sexuality in stepfamilies is different than in biological families because people of different sexes who are not related are living together. It is also different because the family begins with … [Read more...] about Sexuality in Stepfamilies
We are living in a new age in this country. People used to discuss their political differences openly. Now, these differences have become highly emotional. Friends and family members have become … [Read more...] about Can Political Differences Ruin a Marriage?
It is often the case that grandparents are afraid for their children to remarry. They want their happiness but fear the loss of their grandchildren through remarriage. By: Susan Adams, M. … [Read more...] about Tips For Grandparents In Step Children
By: Susan Adams, M. Ed. What About Remarrying After A Divorce? Remarriage may seem unlikely shortly after you divorce. Actually, 75% of women and 80% of men do remarry--usually within 5 years. Of … [Read more...] about What About Remarriage? When You Are Divorced?
Tips To Have Healthy Communication With Your Ex-Spouse Keep the topic of conversation on the business items or the children. Don't respond to unreasonable demands Use 'I" statements. If you want to … [Read more...] about Tips for Communication for Ex-Spouses
Webster defines « turmoil » as « a state of great disturbance, confusion, or uncertainty « . Imagine living that way—even in these times, It could be concluded that our world is now in turmoil. Issues … [Read more...] about Imagine a Relationship That is Turmoil Free What Would it Take?
We are all living in close quarters as we continue to avoid large gatherings and many work from home. With the decreased personal space it is easier to annoy each other. How we handle those … [Read more...] about How To End Pandemic Fights With Your Spouse
I am getting a number of calls from partners who are suffering from too much togetherness! Many are depressed and or highly anxious. For some, alcohol is an issue where it wasn’t prior to … [Read more...] about How To Avoid À Divorce During The Coronavirus Pandemic
It is very difficult to live with someone who is depressed. Knowing the cause of the depression makes it somewhat easier. Living with someone who is chronically unhappy makes the whole family … [Read more...] about How Do I Manage When My Spouse Is Depressed?