Love and Power

Love and Power

An equal balance is the passport to intimacy. Photo: Shutterstock.

7 Keys to Long-Term Relationship Success

7 keys to making your love last

Silence: A Relationship Killer

Why silence can be more crippling to a relationship than arguments

How to Win an Argument

4 tips for being heard when you disagree

Worrying in Relationships: 3 Habits That Invite Anxiety

Anxiety diminishes personal power, undermining ability to sustain love.

How to Optimize Your Relationship: The 70/70 Compromise

If there's a "magic bullet" for resolving couples conflict, what is it?

Conducting Verbal Conflict with Your Adolescent

Teach healthy conflict to your adolescents so they can use that skill later on

Why Do Boomers Divorce So Much More Than Everyone Else?

Are boomers only interested in their next sex partner?

Healing the Cycles that Tear Couples Apart

Learn how to identify, understand, and heal negative relationship patterns

A Simple Way to Put the Spark Back in Your Relationship

Looking back can make going forward easier and more meaningful.

Do Men and Women Value the Same Things in a Relationship?

Research finds that romance offers men and women very different benefits.

Money, Selfishness...and Love

When a fight over money is not about money - and what you can do about it.

Are You a Good Lover?

10 Qualities of a Good Lover

Dealing with an Asymmetric Relationship

Does your partner take advantage of your commitment?

A Marriage Manifesto: Beyond Tit-for-Tat

The usual Golden Rule doesn't work as well for couples.

When Not To Be Nice

The late Dr. Harriet Braiker continues to teach us when and how to say no.

How Earnestness & Meditation Work Together

Earnestness: the key to experiencing the long term benefits of meditation

The Benefits of Being the One Who Loves More

... and 5 ways to keep yourself from holding back.

Clingy Love

Clingy Love – A Correspondence

The Price of Fury

The link between ADHD and anger, and what can be done about it

Why You Gotta Be So Rude? I’m Gonna Marry Her Anyway

Pop song "Rude" speaks to continuing resistance to interracial mate selection.

What it Really Means to Be Loving

How to get past your own defenses and learn to build a real relationship.

The Narcissistic Politician

How politics forge narcissistic pathology

The #1 Predictor of Divorce (and How to Prevent It)

How to prevent the top predictor of divorce

L'amour French Style

French Pres. Hollande's partner, mistress and ex-wife say a lot about l'amour.

ADHD Relationships - When Helping Out Hurts Your Partnership

Taking over when ADHD partners don't follow through unbalances your relationship

Your Relationship Is a Cinnamon Latte

Meeting relationship needs, and getting them met