It’s high time we put the most enduring myths about human behavior to bed, and see the mind—and the world—as it is.
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By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on September 14, 2019 in Fulfillment at Any Age
Believing your relationship is strong may be the key to achieving this positive outcome. New research on relationship confidence shows 5 ways to find whether yours will last.
By Iben Sandahl on September 02, 2019 in The Danish Way
How come a tiny kingdom like Denmark, famous for “The Little Mermaid,” has been voted as one of the happiest countries in the world and still has an explosively high divorce rate?
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on August 27, 2019 in Fulfillment at Any Age
Romantic partners can create problems for themselves and their significant others. New research focuses on the eight factors of "relational turbulence theory."
By Karen Wu Ph.D. on August 26, 2019 in The Modern Heart
How much did you splurge on your wedding? Find out what this says about your marriage.
By Harriet Lerner Ph.D. on August 04, 2019 in The Dance of Connection
Years after a devastating rejection, we may resist moving forward. Here's the hidden reason why.
By Amy Vigliotti Ph.D. on August 03, 2019 in The Now
Wondering how you will ever bounce back after a traumatic event? Many people find resilience using these strategies.
By Glenn Sullivan Ph.D. on June 30, 2019 in Acquainted with the Night
Why are divorced men more likely to die by suicide than divorced women?
By Linda Esposito LCSW on June 30, 2019 in From Anxiety to Zen
Are you drowning in co-parenting exhaustion? A few adjustments can go a long way.
By Susan Pease Gadoua L.C.S.W. on June 09, 2019 in Contemplating Divorce
Couples may think they only have two choices when standing at a marital crossroads, but they may have as many as 10.
By Guy Winch Ph.D. on May 28, 2019 in The Squeaky Wheel
Some behaviors that are common but infrequent can become devastating for relationships when they become habitual.
By Dona Matthews Ph.D. on May 18, 2019 in Going Beyond Intelligence
Set the stage for a successful change in your family’s structure by being strong, loving, and confident when you tell your child about what’s happening next.
By Elyakim Kislev Ph.D. on May 06, 2019 in Happy Singlehood
Surprising results arise in this new study on sexual satisfaction among seven relationship statuses. Couples living apart are those with the highest levels of sexual satisfaction.
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D. on April 20, 2019 in Fulfillment at Any Age
When a relationship ends, you may feel a need to rebuild. New research suggests that unless you're careful, you may repeat the same mistakes with your next partner.
By Wendy L. Patrick, Ph.D. on March 26, 2019 in Why Bad Looks Good
Why do couples take each other for granted, and then suddenly fall back in love when they are about to break up? Research has some answers.
By Theresa E DiDonato Ph.D. on March 08, 2019 in Meet, Catch, and Keep
Thinking your partner is having unfaithful thoughts may be a reflection of your own extra-dyadic interests.
By Ann Gold Buscho Ph.D. on March 02, 2019 in A Better Divorce
Changing our vocabulary can help take the adversarial tone out of divorce, as well as the post-divorce relationship between co-parenting exes.
By Grant Hilary Brenner MD, FAPA on February 24, 2019 in ExperiMentations
Research identifies 5 main factors which lead people to go outside their marriages in order to prevent divorce by meeting sexual and emotional needs and avoid marital landmines.
By Diana Kirschner Ph.D. on February 17, 2019 in Finding True Love
Have you ever wondered how to deal with a partner who can't or won't commit? You may find at some point that you want to leave. This 3 part series guides you through the process.
By Guy Winch Ph.D. on February 14, 2019 in The Squeaky Wheel
Falling in love is amazing — but we still need to keep our eyes open.
By Jessica Troilo Ph.D. on February 06, 2019 in It's All About the Dads
Is cooperative cooparenting after divorce necessary for positive outcomes in kids? Maybe not.
By Bella DePaulo Ph.D. on February 03, 2019 in Living Single
Globally, rates of divorce have grown, especially for nations with greater economic development and education, more women in the workforce, and greater acceptance of individualism.
By Elyakim Kislev Ph.D. on January 23, 2019 in Happy Singlehood
We do not pay enough attention to those among us who are more vulnerable and are filtered out of the marriage institution.
By Sanjiv Chopra, MD and Gina Vild on January 19, 2019 in Your Life’s Purpose
“Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift.” -Mary Oliver
What her life teaches about how to find joy
By Wendy L. Patrick, Ph.D. on December 28, 2018 in Why Bad Looks Good
Over half of marriages end in divorce. Here is how to beat the odds and create a long, loving union. The secret investment is time, not money.
By Arash Emamzadeh on December 11, 2018 in Finding a New Home
A new study finds that across 16 years of marriage, a husband’s negative perception of his wife’s friends is predictive of divorce.
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