Understanding Your Partner’s Personality'

How to help an addicted mate become a connected partner

How to help an addicted mate become a connected partner

Addiction impacts many families in the United States. It is not only a health and survival issue but also a distancing factor destructive to partners. According to Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s report in [...]

How to deal with a partner with Asperger’s Syndrome

How to deal with a partner with Asperger’s Syndrome

Many adults, some of whom are not even aware of having neurological diagnosis, exhibit behaviors that are perplexing to others. Partners of people with Asperger’s Syndrome are often very frustrated, confused and at a loss to [...]

How to help the excessively worried partner

How to help the excessively worried partner

Worry is a familiar feeling to most people. Some find it a helpful way to secure their safety, others take pride in being loyal, devoted or loving by worrying about others. Yet, many people find worry [...]

How to deal with a workaholic partner

How to deal with a workaholic partner

Some spouses lament that their partners are excessively involved with their work to the exclusion of their mates and family. They label this conduct “workaholism”. The term ‘workaholism’ came into use around thirty years ago with [...]

Understanding your partner’s emotional over-reactions

Understanding your partner’s emotional over-reactions

“I can’t understand why you get so upset about such an unimportant thing?” “What got you so angry?” “I can’t figure out what triggers you to start yelling”. If these or other similarly perplexing questions occur [...]

Is your cup half-full or half-empty?

Is your cup half-full or half-empty?

How do you view yourself, your relationships, the world and anticipated outcomes of your life events? Are you generally optimistic or pessimistic? Interestingly enough how you see life is actually a component in how it will [...]

How to deal with a partner who procrastinates

How to deal with a partner who procrastinates

Procrastination, the repeated pattern of delaying doing something important, is a frustrating conduct to the procrastinator and his partner. Yet, this is a difficult habit to change. One would think that since procrastination causes the individual [...]

Is your partner a cautious type?

Is your partner a cautious type?

Understanding your partner’s personality leads to compassion and love. Through knowing your mate’s psychological makeup, you can become a more supportive and caring partner. The criticism of his or her ways evaporates when you realize how [...]