LoveBonds

Attachment. Betrayal. Repair.

Learn The Art of Relationship Repair for Long-Lasting Love

Disagreements: nobody likes them and yet everyone has them. Most couples find that after a fight, they feel more distant from one another. Over time, it can become increasingly difficult to come back together. Time passes and the intensity dissipates. That may help in the short-run, but unresolved issues just seem to lurk. To help, I created The Art of Relationship Repair series. The seriew will provide you with a deeper understanding of the...

Why You Should Not Aim for a “Conflict-Free” Relationship

It is a common misconception that a relationship lacking in conflict is desirable. Many couples that find themselves in couples counseling report, "we never fight." Although they are experiencing angst, they don't engage in conflict. What is the problem with having a "conflict-free" relationship and "getting alone"? Trusted relationship and couple counselor, Terri DiMatteo, LPC of Open Door Therapy lays out why going 'conflict-free' actually...