Essential Reads

Sober Dating + Sober Sex = Less Drug and Alcohol Relapse

What should recovering alcoholics and former drug addicts keep in mind when pursuing romantic relationships?

Can You Babyproof Your Relationship?

By Darby Saxbe Ph.D. on February 04, 2016 in Home Base
Will having a baby ruin your marriage? And should policy makers try to help couples transitioning to parenthood?

Dogs, Cats, and Humans: Does 5X the Oxytocin = 5X the Love?

By Marc Bekoff Ph.D. on February 03, 2016 in Animal Emotions
Has it really been proven that dogs love humans five times more than cats? Not quite, but there are some interesting trends that support this predictable suggestion.
Atria Books/Splitopia

Rewriting the Narrative of Divorce

By Wendy Paris on February 02, 2016 in Splitopia
We've grown up reading and watching stories of passionate love affairs, and our own can feel flat in comparison. But there is no "canon of the good divorce."