Essential Reads: Editor's Picks

Relationships Blogs

  • E. Kay Trimberger

    Adoption Diaries

    Adult relationships in adoptive families.
  • Sean M. Horan, Ph.D.

    Adventures in Dating

    A savvy guide to courtship and communication.
  • Rachel Pruchno, Ph.D.

    All in the Family

    Mental Illness and Caregiving Across the Generations
  • Jeremy Sherman


    Insights for the deeply romantic and deeply skeptical
  • Avidan Milevsky, Ph.D.

    Band of Brothers, and Sisters

    The most lasting and enduring of relationships.
  • Amie Gordon

    Between You and Me

    Why some relationships work—and others don't
  • Rob Kendall


    Why Conversations Go Wrong and How to Fix Them
  • Gwendolyn Seidman

    Close Encounters

    From close relationships to online behavior
  • Complete Without Kids

    Exploring all facets of childfree living.
  • Susan Pease Gadoua

    Contemplating Divorce

    Whether you should stay or go
  • Dating Decisions

    Exploring turning points in romantic relationships
  • Kelley Quirk, M.A.

    Degrees of Freedom

    Exploring the complexities of modern relationships.
  • Dr. Ana Nogales

    Family Secrets

    How families are changing and not changing in our multicultural computer-centric world
  • Finding Love

    A new map of the path to intimacy
  • Robert Taibbi, L.C.S.W.

    Fixing Families

    Tools for walking the intergenerational tightrope
  • Gay and Lesbian Well-Being

    Covering issues vital to the psychological health and happiness of gays, lesbians, and their families.
  • Adam Grant, Ph.D.

    Give and Take

    The path from interdependence to success
  • Russel Grieger, Ph.D.

    Happiness on Purpose

    Strategies to create a life you love to live
  • Jill P. Weber, Ph.D.

    Having Sex, Wanting Intimacy

    Merging sense and sensibility in modern relationships
  • Audrey Nelson, Ph.D.

    He Speaks, She Speaks

    A gender communication specialist unravels the mystery of how men and women communicate.
  • Gregory L. Jantz, Ph.D.

    Hope for Relationships

    The whole-person approach to healing
  • Neil Lavender, Ph.D.

    Impossible to Please

    Handling hypercritical people at work and at home
  • Aaron Ben-Zeév

    In the Name of Love

    A philosopher looks at our deepest emotions
  • Katie Gilbert

    Insight Is 20/20

    Exploring the pervasive, and unperceived, patterns that govern our lives
  • John Amodeo

    Intimacy, A Path Toward Spirituality

    Relationships and mindful living.
  • Irrelationship

    How to Stop Using Dysfunctional Relationships to Hide From Satisfying Ones
  • Gillian Ragsdale

    Kith and Kin

    How nature and nurture shape relationships
  • Karl Pillemer, Ph.D.

    Lessons for Loving

    Practical wisdom on love, relationships and marriage
  • Angie Hallier

    Life After Divorce

    Strategies for your next best life
  • Frances Cohen Praver, Ph.D.

    Love Doc

    Plumbing the depths of the psychology and neurobiology of love.
  • Duana Welch

    Love Proof

    The science of mating, dating, and relating
  • Deborah Anapol, Ph.D.

    Love Without Limits

    Reports from the relationship frontier
  • Martin Graff, Ph.D.

    Love, Digitally

    Where romantic relationships meet internet behavior
  • Stephen J. Betchen

    Magnetic Partners

    What pulled you together may be pulling you apart.
  • Suzanne Lachmann, Psy.D.

    Me Before We

    Learn to love yourself first
  • Erica Slotter

    Me, You, & Us

    Examining the interplay between our love lives and our identities
  • Theresa DiDonato, Ph.D.

    Meet, Catch, and Keep

    A scientific look at the complexities of romantic relationships
  • Kelly Campbell, Ph.D.

    More Than Chemistry

    What makes relationships tick.
  • Kate Thieda

    Partnering in Mental Health

    Loving someone with mental illness
  • Signe Whitson

    Passive Aggressive Diaries

    Understanding passive aggressive behavior in families, schools, and workplaces
  • Judith Eve Lipton, M.D.

    Pura Vida

    Life in full circle
  • Rediscovering Love

    How to identify behaviors that undermine love—and how to avoid drifting apart
  • Jerry Bruns

    Repairing Relationships

    Building intimacy and joy into your relationships
  • Judy Mandel

    Replacement Child

    A family comes to terms with its haunting past.
  • Schlepping Through Heartbreak

    Making sense and bouncing back when the one you love leaves
  • Sari Cooper, L.C.S.W.

    Sex Esteem

    How to confidently navigate relationship boundaries
  • Shrink Wrap

    What we can learn from the trials and triumphs of celebrity relationships.
  • Sliding vs. Deciding

    Observations on Love, Sex, and Commitment
  • Linda Bloom, L.C.S.W., and Charlie Bloom, M.S.W.

    Stronger at the Broken Places

    How challenges can strengthen your relationship
  • Peg Streep

    Tech Support

    Relationships in the digital age
  • Dr. Jeremy Nicholson

    The Attraction Doctor

    How persuasion research can help you get a date
  • Harriet Lerner, Ph.D.

    The Dance of Connection

    Rescuing women and men from the quicksand of difficult relationships.
  • Larry Maucieri, Ph.D

    The Distracted Couple

    The Impact of ADHD on Adult Relationships
  • Judith Orloff, M.D.

    The Ecstasy of Surrender

    The secret key to manifesting power, happiness, and success: letting go.
  • Hal Shorey, Ph.D.

    The Freedom to Change

    How to manage relationships at home and work
  • Irene S. Levine, Ph.D.

    The Friendship Doctor

    Send in your friendship questions and quandaries and get expert answers and solutions
  • The Guest Room

    Reports and responses from guest bloggers.
  • Robert Firestone

    The Human Experience

    Creating a more meaningful life
  • The Intelligent Divorce

    And further unorthodox advice on relationships, marriage and parenting
  • The Legacy of Distorted Love

    Recognizing, understanding and overcoming the debilitating impact of maternal narcissism
  • Ryan Anderson and Malcolm Forbes

    The Mating Game

    Investigating the psychology underpinning human relationships
  • The Middle Ground

    The creative way to enriching your relationship.
  • Elisabeth Sheff, Ph.D.

    The Polyamorists Next Door

    Exploring the world of consensual non-monogamy
  • Carlin Flora

    Under a Friendly Spell

    How friends influence us, for better and for worse, throughout life.
  • Jen Kim

    Valley Girl With a Brain

    Questioning, like, everything
  • We Are What We Make

    Communication, Relationships, and Meaning
  • David J. Ley, Ph.D.

    Women Who Stray

    Notes on the history and current practice of female infidelity

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