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Too tired for sex?

Too tired for sex?

Fatigue is a common explanation offered by mates who decline their partner’s invitation for sex. Exhaustion is, indeed, a condition that quells the desire to expend additional energy. Yet, the benefits of pushing through the fatigue [...]

Resolving marital betrayal

Resolving marital betrayal

Feeling betrayed by a mate is profoundly devastating. Betrayal is usually associated with infidelity, but even in its absence, emotional betrayal creates great pain and deep marital discord. Knowing how to manage episodes of betrayal is [...]

Is sex all that men really want?

Is sex all that men really want?

Some women lament that all that their male partner wants is sex. A common joke among men is that when a man is not thinking about sex, his mind is wandering. The humor is entertaining, but [...]

Reconnect with each other using the look of love

Reconnect with each other using the look of love

A common complaint of pairs seeking couple therapy is their dissatisfaction with the distance, detachment and the parallel co-existence they have developed. They grieve the loss of their earlier magical eye contacts that expressed appreciation, admiration [...]

Are Marriage and fun mutually exclusive?

Are Marriage and fun mutually exclusive?

The thrill of early marriage slowly dissipates with time. Some believe that this process is inescapable and dooms longer marriages to a state of resigned co-existence. Yet, there are many couples who have successfully recaptured and [...]

Utilize the magical power of touch

Utilize the magical power of touch

The search for understanding the mystery of marital bliss delves into: communication skills, mutual trust and respect, teamwork, physical and emotional attraction and compatibility. Non-sexual touch has recently sprung to prominence as an additional area of [...]

How to increase the likelihood of fidelity in your marriage

How to increase the likelihood of fidelity in your marriage

Infidelity is a devastating occurrence in committed relationships. It bewilders the unfaithful mate and causes emotional distress and confusion about his/her values and character, and it deeply pains and sometimes shatters the betrayed spouse. Yet, cheating [...]

Is a loss of passion inevitable in marriage?

Is a loss of passion inevitable in marriage?

Many people believe that passion naturally fades within marriage. Either they accept it and live with this loss, rile against it by holding the mate responsible, justify seeking it elsewhere or despair and abdicate their sexual [...]