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10 Topics To Discuss During Premarital Counseling: Part 1

10 Topics To Discuss During Premarital Counseling: Part 1

Premarital counseling is designed to set your marriage up for success – right from the start. It provides an unbiased platform for you and your spouse to tackle marital struggles before they ever come up. Your counselor will guide you through these discussions during...

Is Social Media Ruining Your Marriage? (Signs To Watch Out For)

Is Social Media Ruining Your Marriage? (Signs To Watch Out For)

Websites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram allow people to connect with friends and family members no matter where they are. While this may be a convenient and exciting opportunity, it is also a key source of relationship struggles in the modern world. In fact,...

Is Social Media Ruining Your Marriage? (Divorce Prevention Tips)

Is Social Media Ruining Your Marriage? (Divorce Prevention Tips)

In the first part of our discussion, we took a closer look at the negative impact social media has on modern day marriages. With more than 1.23 billion monthly active users, Facebook has become commonplace for social interaction in today’s society. Nevertheless,...

Divorce Rates Increase When Wives Get Sick

Divorce Rates Increase When Wives Get Sick

Despite the vow of sticking together “in sickness and in health,” roughly half of the marriages in America end in divorce. There are many factors that play into these statistics, but a new study from Iowa State University reveals an interesting disparity in the way...

Divorce Makes Teens Less Likely To Attend College

Divorce Makes Teens Less Likely To Attend College

Divorce is difficult for everyone involved, but it can be particularly detrimental when children are involved. They must transition from a family environment to separate single-parent households, and it may take years of family counseling for them to fully recover....

Intimacy (Into-Me-See)

Intimacy (Into-Me-See)

I often ask couples who come in for marital counseling to give me another word for “intimacy”. Husbands typically answer “sex” while wives use words like “romance”, “candlelight dinner”, “just the two of us spending the day together”. I usually smile at the responses...

The Key To Happiness In Relationship Lies In Perspectives

The Key To Happiness In Relationship Lies In Perspectives

Relationships are definitely hard work. There’s no denying the fact that a relationship is highly susceptible and frequently gets afflicted by huge problems like abuse, infidelity, and addiction. However, there are innumerable instances where various so-called petty...

Divorce Risk Factors: Are You At A High Risk Of Divorce?

Divorce Risk Factors: Are You At A High Risk Of Divorce?

National statistics show that nearly half of the American marriages end in divorce. Those statistics have been on the decline over the last decade, but there is still a large portion of the population that sees an end to their relationship before it’s ever really...

Michigan Couples Can Improve Their Relationships With Sex Therapy

Michigan Couples Can Improve Their Relationships With Sex Therapy

No matter how much we try to deny it, sex is an important part of maintaining a happy, healthy relationship. It does not matter how long a couple has been married – a bad sex life can put a tremendous strain on a relationship. An average of 57,071 couples get married...

How To Make The Most Of Premarital Counseling

How To Make The Most Of Premarital Counseling

Taking advantage of premarital counseling can put your marriage on the fast track to success. Whether you’ve been married before or this is your first experience, you will need to make sure you and your fiancé are prepared for the journey ahead. At Perspectives Of...