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Relationship after cheating – what’s it like?

GQ recently published an article on what it is like being in a relationship after cheating. Take a look and see what you think... Next to instructions on how to move your ass and young love, one of the most popular topics for hit songs is what to do when someone cheats on you. Most [...]

By |2020-01-06T13:09:43+00:00January 20th, 2020|Couples therapy, Marriage, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Relationship after cheating – what’s it like?

New rules for divorcing parents

The following article about new rules for divorcing parents was recently published on The Independent website. New rules for divorcing parents could lose custody or be denied contact with their children if they attempt to poison them against their former partner, under a new pilot scheme. The “groundbreaking” initiative, being trialled by the Children and [...]

By |2020-01-06T12:42:01+00:00January 13th, 2020|Couples therapy, Marriage, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New rules for divorcing parents

Fiance has lost interest in sex

The following problem letter and answer was recently published on The Guardian website about a woman who was getting married but her fiance has lost interest in sex... I love my fiance. He’s kind, caring, and makes me smile and laugh. We’re due to get married next year but one thing keeps nagging at me: [...]

By |2019-12-09T11:44:24+00:00December 12th, 2019|Couples therapy, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fiance has lost interest in sex

My husband and I don’t have sex anymore

Each Monday, Lori Gottlieb answers questions from readers on The Atlantic website. Recently, she answered a question from a reader who was concerned that “ My husband and I don’t have sex anymore.” Dear Therapist, My husband and I have been married for three years. It was like a whirlwind of romance when we first [...]

By |2019-11-05T11:27:39+00:00November 14th, 2019|Couples therapy, sex, Sexual Desire|Comments Off on My husband and I don’t have sex anymore

Day dates in the wilderness!

“Date nights” are a popular way of couples spending much-needed time together but we read this article by therapist Hannah Eaton who believes that ‘day dates’ are a much more positive way of spending time together. “For married couple Hannah and Connor Eaton, adventure is the best form of therapy. The Seattle couple make time [...]

By |2019-11-05T11:07:20+00:00November 7th, 2019|Communication, Couples therapy|Comments Off on Day dates in the wilderness!

Arguing style and a happy relationship!

What is the key to a happy relationship? Your arguing style! Woodbridge Therapy recently read this article on Metro.co.uk about your arguing style and how it can be key to a happy relationship. Take a read and see what you think! If you’re in a relationship, at some point you will argue. That’s not a [...]

By |2019-10-14T11:12:04+00:00October 28th, 2019|Couples therapy|Comments Off on Arguing style and a happy relationship!

Gaslighting relationship – why they are so devastating

Woodbridge Therapy read this article about how devastating a gaslighting relationship can be and wanted to share it with you: Gaslighters/narcissists can cause a great deal of trauma. If you are in a relationship with a gaslighter/narcissist, it may have traumatized you in ways that you aren't consciously aware of yet. Read on to uncover [...]

By |2019-10-14T10:48:31+00:00October 18th, 2019|Couples therapy|Comments Off on Gaslighting relationship – why they are so devastating

10 ideas for people afraid of ending a relationship

Are you afraid of ending a relationship? Schooloflife.com published ten ideas for people who are: 1. You are, to a far greater extent than you perhaps realise, already alone. The condition you fear will happen has already happened. To be formally alone would merely mean concretising something that has been your reality for a long [...]

By |2019-09-10T10:46:16+00:00September 19th, 2019|Couples therapy|Comments Off on 10 ideas for people afraid of ending a relationship

Over 50s having adventurous sex

As you get older, you gain greater self-assurance and confidence – and that apparently extends into the bedroom. Over 50s having adventurous sex is very common, with 62% saying they have become more daring in the bedroom because they now have fewer inhibitions. As you get older, you gain greater self-assurance and confidence – and [...]

By |2019-09-10T10:34:27+00:00September 13th, 2019|Couples therapy, sex, Sexual Desire|Comments Off on Over 50s having adventurous sex

Polyamorous Relationship Prepared Me for Monogamy

I laughed in his face when my then-boyfriend asked me to move in with him — and his wife. I had only learned about polyamory four months prior, and while things had been going great as I dipped my toe in the ethically nonmonogamous pool, the thought of moving in with him and his wife of eight [...]

By |2019-07-03T14:57:53+00:00July 25th, 2019|Communication, Couples therapy, Marriage|Comments Off on Polyamorous Relationship Prepared Me for Monogamy