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Couples Counseling: Dont Let Empty Nest Syndrome Destroy Your Marriage

May 16, 2011 by

Couples counseling can help you work through the feelings of loss and loneliness that parents often experience when children leave the home for good. Though not often cited as a reason for divorce, empty nest syndrome can put a great strain on your marriage. In fact, there has been a steady increase ...

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Save Your Marriage: Arguing Over Chores May Be the Sign of Deeper Problems

May 13, 2011 by

You can save your marriage by tackling a problem as simple as the division of household chores. Whether you’re newly married or just living with your significant other, it’s not uncommon to argue over who should be responsible for what. After all, who wants to spend their time dusting or vacuuming? These ...

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Portland Couples Counselor on Relationship Deal Breakers

February 3, 2011 by

As a Portland Couples Counselor I sometimes ask couples what qualities must they have in a relationship and what are the behaviors that they simply can’t stand? I came across an article in the New York Times that cites a study done by eharmony.com on those same questions. eHarmony has analyzed the ...

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