Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

We know that love can be a minefield, but breaking up doesn't have to mean war.

Slave to Love

By Aaron Ben-Zeév Ph.D.
The Difference between Being Madly in Love and Being a Sex Addict

End Your Relationship With Dignity

By Marcia Reynolds Psy.D.
Be sure you're certain, and then own your choice.

Breaking Up Is Hard To Do, But Needn't Trigger Depression

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Moving on is easier if you know techniques for ending cleanly and sensitively.

Giving Relationships a Second Chance

By Guy Winch Ph.D.
Reunions as opportunities for change

The Male Criminal's Choice of Women

By Stanton E. Samenow Ph.D.
The ultimate "male chauvinist"

Coffee Date

By Donna Barstow
You know that movie, As Good as it Gets? Let's make love better than that.

Seven Ways to Say “No” and Keep Good Relations

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Set your boundaries without feeling guilty.

6 Breaking-Up Styles: Hers and His

By Rita Watson MPH
How do you break up with someone and remain friends?

20 Thoughts on How to Say, “It’s Over”

By Rita Watson MPH
Ending a relationship is painful, but facing the truth will set you free

How to Tell the Other Parent "The Marriage Is Over"

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

Mom and Dad Have Something to Tell You: Six Tips for Talking to Kids About Divorce

By Kevin D. Arnold Ph.D., ABPP
If you are contemplating divorce, you might wonder how to tell the children.

Coping with Distress and Agony after a Break-Up

By Deborah L. Davis Ph.D.
Tips on dealing with the brain chemistry of being rejected

What's the Best Way to Break Up?

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
What can stop the pain?

How An Extramarital Affair Can Unravel Female Friendships

By Irene S Levine Ph.D.
Aside from the consequences for the family, affairs affect friendships, too

The “Cohabitation Effect” and How To Avoid It

By Amie M. Gordon, Ph.D.
Why are couples who cohabitate more likely to divorce?

The Neuroscience of Relationship Breakups

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

Five Keys to Enhancing Your Emotional Intelligence

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Ninety Percent of High Performers Possess High EQ

Cinematherapy for Breakups: 20 Movies

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

30 Quotes on Healing

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Put on some good music and read these healing quotes.

Unfriended? Five Ways to Manage Online Rejection

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
What to do when your Facebook friends stop being your friends

Why Nice People Cling to Bad Boys (or Girls)

By Mark Banschick M.D.
Are you clinging to a narcissist?

Why You're Not Married Yet...

By J. R. Bruns M.D.
Another female author blaming women for bad relationships?

Are You a Poor Communicator? Stop the Damage and Improve Relationships

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Are You a Poor Communicator? Stop the Damage and Improve Relationships

7 Signs You're Headed for a Breakup

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Less sex, changing attitudes and other telltale indications of trouble ahead.

Eight Keys to Life Hardiness and Resiliency

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Helpful Reminders During Challenging Times

Why Love Is a Neurochemical Roller Coaster

By Loretta G. Breuning Ph.D.
The science behind the eternal rise and fall of romantic feelings.

The Worst Part of a Breakup: Not Knowing What Went Wrong

By Irene S Levine Ph.D.
Sometimes we can't depend on others for closure...

Top 10 Tips for Divorcing Parents

By Marilyn Wedge Ph.D.
Divorce does not have to be damaging to children.

Do Your Friendships Feed You or Bleed You?

By Michael J Formica MS, MA, EdM
Knowing when it’s time to let a friend go

Dark Adolescent Romance

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
For adolescents, more romance = more depression and drinking

The 7 hardest addictions to quit - love is the worst!

By Stanton Peele Ph.D.
Love addictions are the hardest to quit.

7 Tips to Know If Your Lost Love Reunion (Affair) Isn't Working

By Nancy Kalish Ph.D.
Will the heartache end, or should the reunion end?

5 Questions to Help You Relax After a Hard Day's Work

By Alice Boyes Ph.D.
Questions to help you relax after work and enjoy your personal time.

Make New Friends But Keep the Old… Or Not

By Eileen Kennedy-Moore Ph.D.
When children’s friendships end.

Do Soulmates Exist?

By Goal Auzeen Saedi Ph.D.
Replacing the notion of soulmates with lifemates may free us eternally.

What life experiences appeal to materialists?

By Ryan T. Howell Ph.D.
Determining the experiential purchases preferences of materialists