Breaking Up

Breaking Up

Weren't We Good Together?

By William J. Doherty Ph.D.
Acknowledging the sadness of splits

Mom and Dad Have Something to Tell You

By Kevin D. Arnold Ph.D., ABPP
Talking to kids about divorce

The Real Divorce Rate

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Why the odds aren't one in two

The Breakup Text Message

By Andrea Bonior Ph.D.
A look at the increasing prevalence of digital dumping.

The older women, younger men cartoon

By Donna Barstow
A new love affair after a breakup is like opening a bottle of vintage wine.

Rekindling an Old Flame—or Not

By Catherine Shu
Getting back together with an ex may be a bad idea.

Cinematherapy for Breakups: 20 Movies

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Movies as "breakup therapy"...a great idea.

What to do when you're dumped

By Gerry Heisler Ph.D.
Should you wait, mourn, or move on?

How to Get Through a Break-up

By Gerry Heisler Ph.D.
Here are some suggestions about how to recover from a break-up

The Neuroscience of Relationship Breakups

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
Is the Pain All in the Brain?

Should You Break Up Or Make Up?

By Karen Salmansohn
8 insights for deciding to break up or make up!

The Mend of the Affair

By Lauren Aaronson
Coming clean doesn't mean breaking up.

Break-up Ethics

By Michael Bruce
A moral argument to plan your rebound?

Remembering the Good

By Nathan A Heflick Ph.D.
A split shouldn't negate fond memories.

When the End is Violent

By Joni E Johnston Psy.D.
What drives a man to kill his wife?

Forgiving Your Partner

By Jeremy Nicholson M.S.W., Ph.D.
It takes work to avoid a rift.

What's the Best Way to Break Up?

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
Incremental endings vs. quick splits

Dear Spouse, The Marriage Is Over

By Kevin D. Arnold Ph.D., ABPP
The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference.