How to Survive a Breakup

The emotional toll of a breakup can be downright debilitating. And sometimes the end is protracted in a most ambiguous way, resulting in confusion and deeper pain. Here are tips for getting through it.

Intimate Betrayal and PTSD

By Steven Stosny, Ph.D.

Symptoms can be more physiological than psychological.
The Endless Breakup

The Endless Goodbye

By Lisa A. Phillips

When we avoid the emotional labor of breakups.
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How Breakups Wreak Havoc

By Christopher Bergland

Romantic breakups may disrupt spatiotemporal brain dynamics, a fMRI study finds.
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Can't Stop Thinking About an Ex

By David Ludden Ph.D.

Gender differences in coping with a relationship breakup.