Posts Tagged ‘couples therapy’

relationship communication problems

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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What are the signs my relationship is toxic and unhealthy?

A toxic relationship can have severe negative effects on your physical and mental health.  If you’re in a relationship and struggling, that can be scary and overwhelming.  There is hope and you can make changes that will make a difference in your life. What is a toxic relationship? We’ve all heard people comment about relationship…

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11 signs we need couples counseling

Have you wondered, maybe we need couples counseling? As a couples therapist in San Francisco, I’ve certainly heard many of the reasons that people come in for couples counseling.  Here is a short list of some of the concerns that people come in to work on.  With something as important as your relationship, you want…

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What to expect your first couples counseling session

Knowing what to expect from your first couples counseling session can help set you and your partner up for success.  Starting any kind of therapy or counseling can be anxiety provoking, to say the least!  Now add your partner into the mix and all bets are off. Before you start I’m not going to sugarcoat…

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5 reasons to try couples therapy

There are a number of reasons that people seek couples counseling.  Today, I’m going to explore 5 top reasons to try couples therapy. Communication problems Often times couples will call and say that they’d like help with communication problems.  That can mean a variety of different things.  On one end of the spectrum you have…

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