Steps to be happier in 2010

If you are reading this blog, is because there is a sad side of your relationship. Instead of having security and support, constant appreciation and warm contact, you get indifference, hostility and sometimes outright abuse. It is sad, and … [Read more...]

“Can a Passive Aggressive Marriage Be Healed”?

There is an interesting article published in Ezine Articles recently. It deals with the possibility of healing the relationship when there is passive aggressive behavior displayed by one of the partners. ┬áThis article, by Louis Clichot is aptly … [Read more...]

Childhood Abuse Leaves Permanent Damage

Emotional scars are invisible scars that follow us for life! A new study by Florida State University researchers has found that people who were verbally abused as children grow up to be self-critical adults prone to depression and anxiety. Of the … [Read more...]

Is your angry, silent partner a challenge?

How do you react to hubby's hostile silence? He says nothing, but you know he is mad as hell. He is obviously sulking in front of you, and his attitude fills the room with a very negative vibe. For you, this silent anger is far more maddening and … [Read more...]

Neglecting Your Partner’s Needs

There are times when neglect is not casual, but a little more straightforward. In some situations one person in the relationship is fairly explicit with what they need, asking for it and the other person manages to neglect that need, either directly … [Read more...]