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Gain Relationship Skills Through Marriage Counseling

Gain Relationship Skills Through Marriage Counseling

Studies show that couples who go through marriage counseling are less likely to get divorced within three years of starting counseling than those who haven't. Marriage counseling allows you and your partner to identify relationship problems and work toward new levels...

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7 Ways To Prevent Problems In A Blended Family

7 Ways To Prevent Problems In A Blended Family

Let's be honest; families are complex. Every family has its own set of unique strengths and weaknesses which bind them together. In a perfect world, everyone in the family is on the same page - rules are clear, and everyone understands what is acceptable and what...

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Recovering From Infidelity Through Christian Counseling

Recovering From Infidelity Through Christian Counseling

The act of infidelity is a betrayal that cuts into the heart of any marriage. It is one of those acts that have far-reaching consequences. It can destroy families and bring many emotions to the core.  As the spouse who has been cheated on, we feel angry, we feel...

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Why Communication Is Important In A Marriage

Why Communication Is Important In A Marriage

Communication is important in any relationship, but especially important when it comes to marriage. Together we form a life-long partnership that is unlike any other we will experience. Every marriage has its own nuances and complexities and navigating these can be...

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How Does Psychotherapy Help in Treating Anger?

How Does Psychotherapy Help in Treating Anger?

Introduction Anger is one of the many emotions we feel throughout life. While the emotion itself is not inherently bad or harmful, chronic and uncontrollable anger can often interfere with work, relationships, and personal goals. Anger is simply another emotion that...

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8 Topics to Discuss During Premarital Christian Counseling

8 Topics to Discuss During Premarital Christian Counseling

There is nothing more exhilarating and exciting than finding that special person to share the rest of your life with. The world seems a better place and together no challenge appears insurmountable. Relationships like everything in life that will be successful,...

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Benefits Of Family Therapy With Adult Kids

Benefits Of Family Therapy With Adult Kids

When we think of family therapy, we generally think of therapy sessions with parents and their young children. But family therapy with your adult kids is often not thought of as necessary. After all, everyone is an adult now and should be able to sort things out. The...

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What to Expect from Christian  Premarital Counseling

What to Expect from Christian Premarital Counseling

Introduction  When or if a couple chooses to participate in premarital counseling before walking down the aisle, they are investing and preparing for their marriage. Sadly so many couples do not know this! They don’t take the time, to invest the money and energy in...

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6 Ways To Improve Communication In Your Marriage

6 Ways To Improve Communication In Your Marriage

Introduction Marriage is one of the most sacred ceremonies and practices in our society today. Couples spend thousands of dollars on the perfect wedding. They pick the perfect venue, cater the event with the most decadent foods, decorate the space with elegance and...

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