Love That Lasts

Beyond the passionate, heady early days of a relationship, love can last a lifetime.

Can Love Last a Lifetime?

By Sue Johnson
From Infatuation to a Lifelong Symphony.

To Make Love Last, Leave All Illusions Behind

By Steven Stosny, Ph.D.
Love is better at bringing us together than keeping us together.

Getting Better All the Time

By Wendy Lustbader M.S.W.
Long-lasting relationships are well worth the effort.

People in Open Relationships May Be Healthier and Happier

By Zhana Vrangalova Ph.D.
What consensually nonmonogamous partners have to say about their lifestyle.

Four Simple Ways You Can Enhance Your Relationships

By Clifford N Lazarus Ph.D.
Nourish Your Marriage With Four Simple Ingredients

When Parents Forget to Be Partners

By Jean Kim M.D.
Parents shouldn't forget about each other when baby arrives.

6 Ways to Re-Ignite Your Relationship

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Need to reignite that spark? Here's how.

Social Bonding and Addiction

By Shahram Heshmat Ph.D.
Social bonding can decrease the motivation to abuse drugs.

A Simple Way to Put the Spark Back in Your Relationship

By Barbara Markway Ph.D.
When you feel that you've stalled, this is how to move forward.

Do You Really Want a Long-term Relationship?

By Billi Gordon Ph.D.
Humorous review of 26 years of wedded bliss

Resolving Conflicts When a Partner Is Chronically Ill

By Toni Bernhard J.D.
Maintaining a good relationship is a challenge—chronically ill or not.

10 Ways to Get Closer to Your Partner

By Suzanne Degges-White Ph.D.
Couples must connect as friends, or "happily ever after" won't happen.

Will Romantic Love Last Forever?

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
Does romance persist if marriage goes?

Why Lasting Love Eludes You

By Frances Cohen Praver Ph.D.
Overcoming fear of abandonment

Can You Love Me Forever Darling?

By Aaron Ben-Zeév Ph.D.
Breakups are common despite their distressing consequences

5 Ways to Overcome Your Fear of Love

By Lisa Firestone Ph.D.
How to stop self-protecting and self-sabotaging when it comes to love

Can romantic love last forever?

By Samantha Smithstein Psy.D.
It turns out romance can last.

5 Ways to Tell if a Relationship Might Last

By Theresa E DiDonato Ph.D.
Research finds that some signals point to commitment, but others are red flags.

Find Lasting Love--Online

By Temma Ehrenfeld
You can pick from a huge range of partners, but focus on the important facts.

If You Want Lasting Love DON’T Bring This Home

By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D.
On the right and wrong way to judge

Your Three Wishes for Lasting (Happy) Love

By Kristen Mark, Ph.D., M.P.H.
When looking for long-term happiness, you get three wishes for an ideal partner.