Portland Relationship Counseling

Marriage Help: Make Your Anniversaries Memorable

March 16, 2012 by

Most of us don’t even know that we need marriage help until our problems reach the boiling point. Many of my Portland relationship counseling clients tell me that they thought everything was going fine in their marriage right up to the point where their spouse suggested therapy.

Cases like this are often ...

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Published in Relationship Tips

Seek Relationship Help. Divorce Doesnt Always Come with No Regrets

November 13, 2011 by

Seeking relationship help may still be an option even if you have already started divorce proceedings. In a recent study by William J. Doherty, divorcing parents were asked if they were interested in services to help them reconcile. At least 10% of the couples were both interested, and at least 30% of ...

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Relationship Problems: Bad Economy Causing Acting Out Sexually

October 31, 2011 by

The terrible economy may be a contributor to many relationship problems, including men acting out sexually. Why? When faced with a threatening environment, like the bad economy, men are more likely to seek out more sexual partners. This short-term mating strategy gives them a higher likelihood of passing on their genes to ...

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Relationship Advice: The Importance of Working Together to Influence Your Child

October 13, 2011 by

Many people come to Portland relationship counseling looking for relationship advice that will help them not only become a better spouse but also a better parent. Luckily, they are often one and the same thing! By improving your communication skills with your partner, you will be able to better work together to ...

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Published in Parenting Tips