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

Loneliness after divorce in women

The article below on loneliness after divorce in women was recenlty published on Refinery29.com. At one of the loneliest points in my life, I joined a friend and her daughter for a week’s break in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. "You said you were lonely," she said when she called to invite me. "Come spend time [...]

By |2020-01-06T12:01:29+00:00January 6th, 2020|Marriage, Uncategorized, women|Comments Off on Loneliness after divorce in women

Vulvodynia – its extreme pain is going untreated

For some women, Vulvodynia causes them extreme pain and can be left undiagnosed and untreated. This article was published on The Guardian website about what some sufferers go through.  For 16% of women, using a tampon or even sitting down can be agony – and sex is impossible. Why do so few doctors know how [...]

By |2019-12-09T11:46:01+00:00December 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Vulvodynia – its extreme pain is going untreated

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

Couples Therapist – “Tell tale signs of a marriage in crisis”

The Gottman Institute recently published the following article by couples therapist Kerry Lusignan on their website. To a seasoned couples therapist, the telltale signs of a relationship in crisis are universal. While every marriage is unique, with distinct memories and stories that capture its essence, how it looks at its core, the anatomy so-to-speak, adheres [...]

By |2019-12-05T13:40:33+00:00December 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Couples Therapist – “Tell tale signs of a marriage in crisis”

Attachment types – are you an anxious partner?

Woodbridge Therapy recently read the article below, published on The Guardian webiste, about attachment types. It was the breakup that changed Amir Levine’s life. Fifteen years ago, he told his partner that he was falling in love with him and wanted them to move forward as a couple. His partner fled, moving across the country. [...]

By |2019-11-06T13:59:53+00:00November 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Attachment types – are you an anxious partner?

Asexual – what it really means

Cosmoplitan recently published an article on what it means to be asexual: An asexual person - or an 'Ace' as we're sometimes known - is someone who just doesn't experience sexual attraction. It's really not that difficult a concept to grasp. Yet there are still so many misconceptions and myths surrounding asexuality. Here's what it [...]

By |2019-11-05T11:55:12+00:00November 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Asexual – what it really means

Polyamorist Relationships

Woodbridge Therapy read this article about a person's account of their polyamorist relationships: The day I turned 30, I felt more loved than any other day in my life. I was on an extended stay in Tokyo with my partner, Jase. For weeks, he had been teasing a surprise. He asked repeated questions about my [...]

By |2019-10-14T11:03:05+00:00October 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Polyamorist Relationships

Man on antidepressants – “I’m not interested in sex”

My life in sex: 'I can get an erection, no problem, but I'm simply not interested' Each week, The Guardian publishes a piece entitled "My life in sex" where people discuss and share an area of their sex life. This one is written by a man on antidepressants and how it has affected their sex [...]

By |2019-10-14T10:15:22+00:00October 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Man on antidepressants – “I’m not interested in sex”