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Breaking free of bad relationships.
Sorry, You Can’t Be Friends with Your Ex
By Jen Kim
Ask yourself: Why do you really want to stay pals with your ex?
Hooked On Messy Loving
By Billi Gordon Ph.D.
Why toxic relationships are addictive
Getting Unstuck: The Toxic Relationship
By Mark Banschick M.D.
Six Ways to Extricate From a Toxic Relationship
Can a Failing Relationship be Saved?
By Fredric Neuman M.D.
Should it be saved?
Why Do Women Fall for Bad Boys?
By Vinita Mehta Ph.D., Ed.M.
Why do the wrong men feel so right? A new study offers some answers.
If, When—and How—to End an "OK-But-Not-Great" Relationship
By Mark D. White Ph.D.
When do you know it's time to end an unsatisfying relationship?
By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Can a broken heart cause actual physical pain? Would aspirin help?
The 7 hardest addictions to quit - love is the worst!
By Stanton Peele
Love addictions are the hardest to quit.
Three Little Words You Long to Hear: “It’s their fault.”
By Loretta G Breuning Ph.D.
Avoiding blame feels good now but cripples you later.
Right guy, wrong relationship?10 questions to ask yourself
By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
How do you know if your relationship is working?
Serial Killer Groupies
By Scott A. Bonn Ph.D.
The strange desires of those who love killers.
When Your Mother Has a Borderline Personality
By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
If your mother's love was, and still is, toxic, what are your options?
Toxic Relationships: A Health Hazard
By Sherrie Bourg Carter Psy.D.
Being around a toxic friend, partner, or co-worker can do real damage.
Romance Red Flags
By Sophia Dembling
Before you get too cozy, vet your new relationship for these potential problems.
The Problems with the Love Hormone
By Alex Korb Ph.D.
How oxytocin is shaped by your parents and wrecks your relationships
Are You Addicted to Doomed Relationships?
By Lisa Firestone Ph.D.
There's a reason you may always end up with the same kind of partner.
Why Do Women Fall for Serial Killers?
By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
Women frequently betray a strong erotic preference for dominant males.
Mur-dar, the Dark Side of the Sixth Sense
By Katherine Ramsland Ph.D.
Some killers have a special instinct for like-minded accomplices.
Romantic Attachment and the Dangers of Social Media, Part 1
By Jesse Fox Ph.D.
Attachment predicts whether Facebook will wreak havoc in your relationships.
13 Dating Red Flags for Women
By Goal Auzeen Saedi Ph.D.
Moving on can be painful, but less so than holding on to a toxic relationship.
The Psychology of Neurotic Romantic Attraction
By Stephen A Diamond Ph.D.
Are you repeatedly attracted to inappropriate romantic partners?
Bad, Mad Love
By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Expert explanations for bad, mad love.
Daughters of Unloving Mothers: 7 Common Wounds
By Peg Streep
Taking stock is often the first step in healing.
From Romantic Heartache to Something Better
By Jill P. Weber Ph.D.
Getting love right, once and for all.
Love is one of the most profound emotions known to human beings. For some, romantic relationships are the most meaningful element in their lives, providing a source of fulfillment outside of ourselves.
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