Dr. Tatkin champions a culture of openness and honesty, advocating for a communicative dynamic where partners feel safe and supported in sharing their thoughts, feelings, and vulnerabilities.
I want to recommend three insightful books that delve into the complexities of love, conflict, and connection.
Practicing assertive communication is a crucial habit for maintaining openness, honesty, and connection.
You are worthy of safety, security, support, and connection.
Conflict in intimate relationships is like fire. For some of us it becomes a wildfire, burning out of control, emotionally burning each partner.
The path to dismantling the avoid-avoid dance isn’t without challenges, yet the reward of a profound, more intimate relationship justifies the effort.
Understanding your attachment dynamics in conflict and reconnection.
Delving into the attachment bonds that weave our interactions is key to unlocking secure relationships.
Change in relationships is bound to happen. Partners grow individually and together, and with this change, comes a stronger, healthier, more stable relationship. However, sometimes change in relationships can be unhealthy, depending on the reasoning. Men who have low self-esteem tend to perceive themselves with low value. They lack strong core values because they are…
By viewing the relationship as a third entity with its own set of needs, we foster a sense of partnership, rather than animosity.
When two people fall in love, it’s because value attracts value.
The problem is not what you fight about, it’s how you fight.
Long-distance relationships, like close-proximity relationships, can be challenging, and they can cause doubts. But they can also be truly enjoyable and liberating.
Listen in on conversations and experiences while also learning about connection, relationships, and how to navigate dating in the current state of the world.
Some couples become stuck in the quicksand of being nasty toward each other despite their love for one another.
Use the new year as a new opportunity to build a deeper connection with one another.