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Online Counseling Question: How can I better get along with my significant other during Covid-19? (Video)

Click here to schedule online counseling at Thriveworks.Read: Couples Counseling 101 Hi, this is Adam Sachs. I’m a counselor with Thriveworks in Charleston. I’m gonna offer some advice today about how to get along better with your significant other during this time of Coronavirus. The advice I’m going to give or the…

Relationship stigma makes couples vulnerable to mental health problems (Video)

Relationship stigma from loved ones is linked to mental health issues. This, from a Pace University study that analyzed 467 adults in same-sex and/or interracial relationships. The team found that relationship stigma from friends was linked to greater depression symptoms and, in turn, poor overall health.Read: Couples Counseling 101 Also,…

Is my significant other afraid of commitment? If your partner isn’t ready to take the next step, ask yourself these two important questions

Commitment always comes with an element of anxiety. We rarely have a completely clear understanding of what will happen once we fall in love, start living with someone, get married, or have a child. We always feel a little bit anxious about how things are going to turn out. Those…

When the green-eyed monster strikes your relationship—here’s how you and your partner can address and work through jealousy issues

While it’s normal to feel jealous, it can become unhealthy and wreak havoc on a relationship if not managed effectively. Fortunately, any couple can learn to address and work through jealousy issues and, in turn, cultivate a happy, healthy relationship. First, two partners should communicate their standards and expectations when…

Do you and your partner have a hard time opening up to each other? Here’s how you can build trust through communication and improve all areas of your relationship

It’s time to accept that effective communication is vital to our relationships and to take significant steps toward opening up. To start breaking down those walls, decide to approach the conversation with positive vibes, as positivity encourages comfortable communication, which then increases trust. Another valuable strategy is to choose an…

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