Men have long been silent and stoic about their inner lives, but there’s every reason for them to open up emotionally—and their partners are helping.
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Randi Gunther Ph.D. on March 15, 2023
The potential for a relationship to thrive, survive, or end depends on the depth and frequency of challenges and the level of both partners' resilience.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on February 28, 2023
There are often underlying personality characteristics and behaviors that are likely to push a partner away, even when more obvious reasons don’t exist.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on February 15, 2023
How to recognize and present a successful but honest dating profile.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on January 31, 2023
7 successful ways to find "missing footprints."
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on January 13, 2023
Some of those qualities are evident in a new relationship, but are often much less important in the long run. Here are some gender-free, common examples.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on December 30, 2022
People of all ages feel guilty when they fear that they are not measuring up to the expectations of someone who is important to them.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on December 15, 2022
Following are the ten most often areas of sexual desires and experiences that my patients have shared with me over time.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on November 30, 2022
Here are the eight most common reasons why people continually oscillate between commitment and escape in their relationships.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on November 11, 2022
This is what can happen when past traumas are triggered, even innocently, in relationships.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on October 31, 2022
4 steps you can take to change those behaviors, and how this will help both your partner and yourself.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on October 14, 2022
Here are eight of the most common reasons why people are unable to let go of relationships that are cumulatively harmful.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on September 29, 2022
Six possible behaviors you can implement for lasting love.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on September 15, 2022
Many people have shared that they are rethinking their investments in intimate relationships.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on August 31, 2022
Partners should be able to feel that what they tell each other in private will remain private. Here's what can happen when that trust is broken.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on August 15, 2022
Are you in danger of losing yourself to stay in a relationship? There are five recognizable stages that will help you to recognize how you are handling this potential dilemma.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on July 29, 2022
Here are the seven most common transformations I see in relationships headed for long-term success.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on July 14, 2022
Partners seeking a successful long-term relationship often do not realize how much of an obstacle their extended families can become.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on June 30, 2022
It's not easy to catapult yourself out of lethargy and insecurity and reenter the dating world. These 5 tips could help.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on June 17, 2022
Intense love and anguishing sorrow make a painful relationship combination.
Randi Gunther Ph.D. on May 27, 2022
Have you ever witnessed a partner’s predictive behavioral patterns shift without warning or explanation? These are some common reasons why.