Posts Tagged ‘communication problems’

15 reasons people seek couples counseling San Francisco, CA 94102

15 reasons to seek couples counseling

Couples counseling can provide a safe space to talk about scary things.  It can teach you tools to change those negative communication patterns. It can help you feel close and connected to your partner again.   All that being said, it’s not easy.  It will take hard work, time and commitment.   How can I…

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How to build intimacy in gay relationships

Intimacy doesn’t have to decrease over time.  In fact, if you’re in a long-term gay relationship, a decrease in intimacy could be a symptom of a larger issue.  While sex and intimacy are often used interchangeably, that’s not what I aim to do here. Let’s start by clarifying what I mean by intimacy. What is…

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How to address communication problems in your relationship

When people call to seek couples counseling, they often say that communication problems are their number one concern. Communication problems can mean a variety of different things and we’ll explore a few common types here. Typically, a communication breakdown is one of two things. You and your partner have stopped talking about important things all…

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