5 Keys to a Happy Relationship: Simple Steps with Huge Impact

“In relationships you need a habit of mind that scans the world for things to appreciate rather than things to criticize.” ~John Gottman.It’s easy to see why the skills required to build a great relationship are becoming a lost art. I mean it only takes a second to swipe right…

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Relationship Challenges in the 21st Century: How Couple Counselling Can Help

 “Most couples don’t get any training in relationships, and often they don’t learn how to communicate with each other until they go to therapy, and that’s often too late.” ~ John M. Gottman.Before we look at relationship challenges in the 21st century it’s important to recognise how much romantic relationships have changed.Esther…

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15 Awesome Relationship Quotes to Inspire Your New Year

When your relationship is strong and healthy it flows into every domain of your life. It is an on going process of learning and growing, both in yourself and in your relationship. I hope the following wisdom offered in these top relationship quotes infuses you with renewed energy and hope in…

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Christmas Grief and Loss: 5 Strategies to Help You Through the Holiday Season

“All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.” ~ Havelock Ellis.Christmas is traditionally a time of celebration, meeting of family and friends, delicious food, and giving of gifts. Everywhere we see messages of happiness and connection.Yet, this time of the year can…

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Relationship Hope: Building Curiosity and Letting Go of the Stories

He who cannot forgive breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass. ~ Thomas Fuller.Do you find yourself in arguments that start at the drop of a hat? Or more like flatmates, crossing each other’s path in the course of daily life?In the early stages of a relationship everything…

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