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When It Comes To Dating, Do Age Differences Matter?

Vinita Mehta Ph.D., Ed.M.
A recent study lends insight into age differences in romantic relationships

How Children Make Friends (part 1)

Eileen Kennedy-Moore Ph.D.
Showing openness to friendship

Are We Talking the Same Language? How Communication Styles Can Affect Relationships

Sherrie Bourg Carter Psy.D.
Figuring Out if You and Your Partner Are Speaking the Same Language

Connect before You Try to Communicate

Steven Stosny, Ph.D.
You’re unlikely to “communicate” your way to connection.

Getting Out of Your Silo

Renee Garfinkel Ph.D.
Seek the chance to interact with people who are very different from you

The Triggers of Sexual Desire: Men vs. Women

Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
Part 1—Are Male Brains Hard-Wired to See Females as Sex Objects?

Can the "Novelty Habit" Boost a Couple's Commitment?

Meg Selig
True or false? Couples that play together stay together.

Marriage Angst: Are Single People the Cause?

Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
The answer to marriage angst you won’t read anywhere else

The Wrong Way—and the Right Way—to Think about Long-Term Commitment and Marriage

Mark D. White Ph.D.
Is marriage worth less if it doesn't last forever?

Beware Of Mistaken Marriage Advice That "All Couples Fight"

Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Is fighting normal since we all are imperfect? Or is there a better way?

Relive Your Shared Memories to Revive Your Relationship

Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Memories of the way you were can stimulate better couple communication

7 Keys to Long-Term Relationship Success

Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
7 keys to making your love last

Relationship Problems? Unlock the Code of Men’s Feelings

Barbara Markway Ph.D.
Research explores the "double bind" that leads to repression.

Seven Types of Physical Affection in Relationships

Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
From massaging to hand-holding, which matters most to your relationship?

Finding the Possible in Impossible Relationships

Dana S. Iyer Ph.D.
Relationships are the paths that lead us to others and to ourselves.

Why a Little Conflict Can Improve a Relationship

F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
Staying together may mean keeping apart — a little bit, anyway

The Key to Connecting with Millennials

Tim Elmore
Positivity with authenticity

Unloved Daughters: 7 Strategies for Dealing with the Wounds

Peg Streep
How to help yourself recover from childhood experiences.

Overcoming Loneliness

Leslie Becker-Phelps Ph.D.
3 steps to easing the pain and reconnecting with the world.

Connection Repair

Steven Stosny, Ph.D.
Strategy vs. tactics and maneuvers