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7 Research-Based Principles for Making Marriage Work

In The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work, written with Nan Silver, renowned clinical psychologist and marriage researcher John Gottman, Ph.D, reveals

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We were married for 10 years and lonelier than ever – then THIS happened and changed everything | Fox News

Sometimes it can creep into our lives with an unwelcome stealth. I would never have conceived that I could be surrounded by a husband, kids, and friends, and yet still feel its clutches suffocating my heart. But there I was, married 10 years, two kids, bu

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Will My Ex Move On If I Use No Contact?

Will your ex move on if you use the no contact rule after a breakup? Find out if using the no contact rule will get your ex back or push them away.

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5 Reasons You Shouldn't Panic After A Breakup

When you panic, you allow fear to dictate your reaction and you end up pushing them away even more.

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Mental Health Counseling for Heartbreak - Online Psychology Degrees

Mental Health Counseling and Coaching for Broken Heart Syndrome also known as Takotsubo cardiomyopathy or stress-cardiomyopathy

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Should You Play Hard To Get With Guys? Playing head games like “hard to get” will just make it hard to get a man. #love #thestruggleisreal

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How Long Before My Ex Moves On?

So you have been broken up with, which sounds only slightly better than saying you have been “dumped,” and you want to know how much time you have to g

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3 Stress Sources And How To Reduce or Eliminate Them | My Organized Lifestyle

Yes, stress is a part of life, but that doesn’t mean we can’t make an effort to reduce the amount of stress in our lives for our quality of life and quality of health (both mentally and physically). Here are three common sources of stress and

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Interview With Breakup Coach Lee

Interview With Breakup Coach Lee by Staff.- - -Coach Lee, as he’s known, is somewhat of a real-life “Hitch.” In case you haven’t seen the movie, Hitch, ...

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How To Avoid A Breakup Before You Even Date - Future Marriage University

[The following is a guest post from Coach Lee, a new acquaintance of mine who helps people get their ex-girl/boyfriend...

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Been Dumped? 3 Questions For This Real-Life ‘Hitch’ Who Can Help You Get Your Ex Back!

Breakups hurt because the rug has been pulled out from under us. We had been giving our heart to someone and we thought they…

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You *Can* Get Your Ex Back … If You’re Willing to Do This

You’ve just been dumped by the love of your life. You can’t stop crying, shaking and pleading for a magic potion to help you win their love back. Is that even a possibility? 

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My Ex Boyfriend or Girlfriend Says They Want Space or Time

What does it mean when an ex boyfriend or ex girlfriend says they want space or time? Coach Lee explains what you should do when your ex wants space or time apart.

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Will My Ex Forget About Me During No Contact Or Move On?

Will your ex forget about you during no contact? That is the most common question during coaching. People worry their ex will forget about them and want to know how to get an ex back that has moved on during no contact. I can tell you the opposite is usua

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Does No Contact Work To Get An Ex Back?

Does the no contact rule work to get an ex back? Coach Lee explains how the no contact rule works to retract your ex boyfriend or ex girlfriend.

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How To Break Up With Someone Without Hurting Them

How to break up with someone without hurting them or being a jerk. So you want to break up with someone but want to hurt them as little as possible? This article will show you the best way to break up with someone so that they start the healing process an

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How Many Times Should I Take My Ex Back?

How many times should you take your ex back after a breakup? Should you take your ex back for a third time when they keep leaving you and coming back. When should I not take my ex back anymore?

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What Kind of Person Should I Date

What kind of person should I date? What makes good boyfriend or girlfriend material? Should I try to get my ex back or find someone who is better and wants to be with me? This article will help you figure out the type of person you should be with romantic

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Why Did My Boyfriend Cheat On Me?

Why did your boyfriend cheat on you? You probably fear it has something to do with you and think that if he wanted you more that your boyfriend wouldn’t have cheated. While it says more about your boyfriend for cheating, it’s impossible for you to be

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What To Do When Your Boyfriend (Or Girlfriend) Breaks Up With You

What to do if you when your boyfriend breaks up with you or when your girlfriend breaks up with you. If you have just been dumped by your girlfriend or boyfriend and you want to get back together with them, I can help you know what to do and say to get th

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Texts To Get Your Ex Back

Are you looking for a special text to get your ex back? Maybe some words you can text him or her that will have them instantly want to get back together with you right now? If your boyfriend or girlfriend broke up with you and you are wanting to know what

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How To Make Your Ex Miss You

How to make your ex miss you fast and want to get together with you. Your ex has to miss you to want to come back to you or why would they want you back? This article shows you how to make your ex miss you badly enough to contact you to reconcile and help

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What To Do When Your Ex Contacts You During No Contact

What to do if your ex contacts you during no contact. If your ex texts you during no contact this is what you should say to them in order to preserve your power and keep them missing you. It is important that you respond this way when your ex boyfriend or

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Should I Text My Ex?

If you are asking, "Should I text my ex," here are considerations if you want them back. Don't text your ex when trying to get your ex back. You can mess things up by texting them so it's best to avoid it except in the ways I show in this articl

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Should You Date During No Contact?

Should you date during no contact to make your ex feel jealous? Will dating during no contact work to get your ex back and make them feel jealous? Coach Lee answers that question in this article.

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How Long Does It Take To Get My Ex Back?

How long does it take to get an ex back or how long does it take for an ex to come back to you? You worry that your ex boyfriend or ex girlfriend is slipping through your fingers. You fear that if you can't get them back right now, that you will lose

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Is This Breakup A Test From Your Ex? (And How To Pass It)

This breakup could be your ex testing you even if they don't realize that they are doing it. The way you respond to the breakup will be looked back on by your ex when they are considering whether to get back together with you or not. In this way, the

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Will He Miss Me If I Leave Him Alone? Will He Come Back If I leave Him Alone?

Will he miss me if I leave him alone? Will he come back if I leave him alone? Those are common questions I receive on coaching calls and I'm going to answer them in this article. It's important for you to know that by giving him his space, you l

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Is No Contact A Game?

Is no contact a game? Is using the no contact rule playing a mind game with your ex? Is it mature to use the no contact rule after a breakup to get your ex back?

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Does The No Contact Rule Work On Men?

Does the no contact rule work on men and will it work to get your boyfriend back? Coach Lee explains in this article.

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Radio Silence To Get Your Ex Back -

Radio Silence to get your ex back and radio silence versus no contact. A comparison of the two strategies to get an ex back after a breakup.

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Did No Contact Not Work If Your Ex Hasn’t Contacted You?

If my ex does not contact me during no contact, does that mean the no contact rule does not work? Breakup coach and author Coach Lee answers this question.

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What To Do When You Are Ghosted

Here is what to do when you are ghosted by a boyfriend or girlfriend. Being “Ghosted” or ghosting is a term people use to refer to a covert and immature way of breaking up with someone where the person simply stops responding to you. Rather than tell

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Marriage Grows Easier In Old Age; Couples Fight Less, Laugh More - Study Finds

Ever feel like your marriage is losing its luster and all the romance is being replaced with petty bickering? Don't worry, there's light -- and lightheartedness -- at the end of the tunnel.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Why ‘The One’ Is a New and Stressful Concept

Couples therapist Esther Perel outlines why the modern cultural idea of “a good marriage” is both new and unprecedented: rules have given way to choices, which comes with their own set of issues.

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Using Cellphone For Work At Home Can Damage Marriage, Both Spouses' Careers - Study Finds

Business should apparently never be mixed with pleasure -- if it involves your cellphone. A recent study finds that using a mobile device at home for work purposes not only causes strain on a marriage, but it can also be damaging to both spouses' work li

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Five Considerations You Should Know Before Remarrying

Remarriages for people over 55 are on the rise. Here are some things to consider before taking a second trip down the aisle.

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The Surprising Keys to a Long-Lasting Relationship | Psychology Today

If you could read into the future of your relationship, what might you predict? New research shows the surprising role of conflict in predicting your relationship's longevity.

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The Best Time to Get Help for Your Relationship | Psychology Today

Most couples wait too long to get help. Unnecessary suffering occurs in secrecy and isolation when you are too embarrassed to ask for assistance...

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Marriage is (literally) good for the heart: study

Even if marriage is sometimes more a bed of nails than roses, living into old age with a partner may help ward off heart disease and stroke, researchers said Tuesday. A sweeping survey of research conducted over the last two decades covering more than tw

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Texas teen was beaten, had hot cooking oil poured on her after refusing arranged marriage: police | Fox News

Parents of a Texas high school student who was reported missing in late January had abused their daughter after she refused an arranged marriage, leading her to run away from home until she was found in mid-March, police said.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Marriage advice from experts who are married

We asked four couples in which both partners are relationship experts to share marriage advice based on what has worked best for them.

Psychology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Top 4 Health Benefits of Marriage - Dr. Axe

While marriage brings challenges, science consistently shows that it's great for your health in certain ways. Here are the top health benefits of marriage.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

The One Daily Talk That Will Benefit Your Marriage

Changing your approach to an end-of-the-day talk can ensure to help both you and your partner unwind.

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You Don’t Have to Be Rich to Have an Emotionally Wealthy Marriage

Plus, five science-based ways to create a wealth of love and passion in your relationship.

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Four Rules for a Great Sex Talk with your Partner

How many times have you thought if you could just communicate about sex, it would get better, but instead talking seems to make it worse?

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Why Meaning May Be The Key To Making It In Marriage

Northwestern close relationships psychologist Eli Finkel on why meaning makes love last.

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The Secret Reason That Sex Is So Good for Your Relationship

It’s almost a given that couples with good relationships are more likely to enjoy sex with each other. New research shows why sex has such a positive impact.

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6 Essential Traits of Healthy Intimate Relationships

Healthy relationships require effort -- and that's a large part of what makes them so rewarding.

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The Key to Happy Relationships

Discover yourself through your relationships. When you look back at the relationships in your life and imagine them as catalysts for self –reflection, and, thus, for knowledge and understanding, do you have a clear vision of the lessons of each one?

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Your choice of a life partner is no accident

Study uses DNA to discern people’s preferences in mates, and suggests how such choices shape our genomes

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4 Things People In Good Relationships Understand

Not every relationship is built to last, but here are the 4 laws that every good relationship must have.

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Psychology of Love: 10 Studies Every Lover Should Know

Tweet Share 0 Pocket Pinterest 0 LinkedIn 0 Email Psychology of love: Brain map of love, the role of kissing, how couples come to look similar, what kills a relationship and more… “Love does not consist in gazing at each

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What Men Secretly Want Review [by James Bauer] - Her Aspiration

Like many of you, I have had many romantic relationships during the years. While I knew from the start that some of them wouldn’t have worked, I was also left with a broken heart and many questions by a few “Mister Rights”.It is very likely that you

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The New Science of Single People -- Science of Us

Now that single people are such a big share of the population, maybe social scientists will stop ignoring them.

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The Power of Fantasy in a Relationship

Sexual fantasies can improve a relationship, new studies show; researchers add a caveat: It is best to fantasize about your partner.

Advice & Self-Help | Couples and Relationship Support

Why You Will Marry the Wrong Person

Embrace a philosophy of pessimism. Every human will disappoint you, and you’ll do the same to them.

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Navigating Relationships: A Multidimensional Perspective - Audio Interview

Dr. Eleanor dynamically combines the spiritual with the scientific in her life and work. After receiving her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1971, Eleanor recognized her talents as psychic intuitive and began integrating spirituality and holistic

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When Friends Are 'Like Family'

The comfort of a close bond can sometimes morph into the restraints of bondage.

Psychology | Relationships

13 Questions to Ask Before Getting Married

There are certain intimate and awkward topics couples should discuss before the wedding — unless you prefer to be surprised years later.

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13 Questions to Ask Before Getting Married

There are certain intimate and awkward topics couples should discuss before the wedding — unless you prefer to be surprised years later.

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A Slow-Motion Demise, a Fast-Forward Repair

As her own marriage crumbles, a sister plays matchmaker for her divorced younger brother.

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Navigating Relationships: A Multidimensional Perspective

Beyond Human Design - Expand the depths of your true nature

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What Keeps Couples Happy Long Term

A large, new study on sexual satisfaction finds happy long-term couples share certain habits.

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Look Ahead: Four Steps to Better Relationships in the New Year

How to meet people, share a hobby, have more sex with your partner and answers to other reader questions.

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A Computer That Can Hear a Marriage in Trouble

Researchers try to harness technology to help therapists better help struggling couples.

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Love Advice After 32 Years of Marriage

My parents may be at fault for me romanticizing love. Last week, they celebrated their 32nd anniversary. Because sadly, that is much different than the modern love story of today, I asked them, separately how they've made it work this long.

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Whatever You Do, Stop Sliding In(to) Marriage

There is no magic bullet when it comes to committed relationships. But if we know how to build a good foundation, success and happiness are much more likely to happen. The worst we can do is sliding into a type of relationship that is doomed. Take a stanc

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Love Advice After 32 Years of Marriage

My parents may be at fault for me romanticizing love. Last week, they celebrated their 32nd anniversary. Because sadly, that is much different than the modern love story of today, I asked them, separately how they've made it work this long.

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Alleged JP Morgan Chase Memo Tells Employees the Word 'Wife' Insults LGBT Coworkers

Employees are being told “to help create an environment for open and honest dialogue.” The document notes descriptors such as “wife” and “boyfriend” are frowned upon, and “partner” is preferred. Not referring to your wife as your wife “o

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13 Ways to Keep Love Alive

Since May is Date Your Mate Month, here are a few ideas you might want to consider. Try some of these and add your own creative touches to the process of keeping romance alive! Taking time out of our busy lives to make sure that the intimate aspects of ou

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California Gov. Brown signs bill deleting ‘husband,’ ‘wife’ from marriage law

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Monday a bill that deletes the terms “husband” and “wife” from the state’s marriage law and replaces it with “spouse” in order to accommodate same-sex marriages.

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6 Unhealthy Habits That Lead to Divorce | Kimanzi Constable

Why can't we remember how intensely in love we felt while going through hard times in our marriage? If only life worked that way but it doesn't and if a marriage is going to survive, it's going to take work from each spouse. When you're in the honeymoon p

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Audacity of Mature Love: Is It Ever Too Old For Love?

(photo credit above) http://wemagazineforwomen.com/you-are-never-too-old-for-love/The other day I was speaking with a much younger friend who lives in India, and she vehemently denied that older folks need to feel or want love.  She said, if you are abo

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Don’t be a bachelor: Why married men work harder, smarter and make more money

Even as more young people are delaying or foregoing marriage, research shows that marriage transforms many men, spurring them to become more responsible people and smarter, higher-earning employees

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

The 4 Habits of Highly Happy Couples

Four habits that build a happier, long-lasting relationship.

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Three gay Thai men tie the knot in 'fairytale ceremony' | Daily Mail Online

Happy newlyweds Joke, 29, Bell, 21 and Art, 26, took the plunge on Valentine's Day after exchanging their vows in a fairy-tale ceremony at their home in Thailand.

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This Is All You Need to Know About a Potential Partner | Psychology Today

A picture, and a few bits of data, is worth much more than 1,000 words.

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Everything You've Ever Wanted To Know About Wedding Dresses | Bridal Guide

Read through this comprehensive guide before shopping for your wedding dress....

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#YesWomenAndChildren Are Safer Within Intact Marriages

New evidence continues to indicate that the best shelter against domestic violence is a healthy marriage.

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After the Loss of a Spouse, There Is No Right Amount of Time Before Moving On

People who remarry after a spouse’s death report less depression and a greater sense of well-being and life satisfaction than those who don’t remarry, an expert says. Men are more likely to seek out a new relationship, and to do it sooner, than women.

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'Dating' vs. 'Married': How Text Messages Change Over Time - The Atlantic

A lot evolves between the first year of coupledom and the ones that follow—including references to "home," "dinner," and "love."

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Federal Judge Strikes Down Part Of Utah's Polygamy Ban

The part of the law that prohibits cohabitation with others violates the First and 14th Amendments, the judge ruled. He upheld the part of the law that prohibits multiple marriage licenses.

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Elements of Love by Ofer Zur, Ph.D., offered by Zur Institute

The Basics-Love 101; The Lover's Personal Investments; The Community of Care-Love 202; Sexuality-Love 1-on-1; Beyond the Essentials-Love 1000+.