How to Make a Relationship Last Forever

With the rate of divorce hovering around 50 percent, people often ask how they can make a relationship last forever? These are my top three tips.

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3 Signs That You’re Stuck in a Bad Relationship

It's difficult to admit that a relationship which started out so great has turned into something bad. Here are three signs that it might be time to end your relationship.

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3 Steps to Happiness

Posted on January 15, 2018

The secret to happiness in three simple steps.

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One Thing You Must Know About Jealousy

The Gender Difference That Causes Break Ups

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Why First Marriages Fail

Research shows how to form a more mature connection, this time or the next.

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Is Once a Cheater Always a Cheater?

Posted on March 26, 2014

Over 90% of Americans believe infidelity is unacceptable, yet 30-40% of people engage in it. Is the phrase, “once a cheater, always a cheater” true? Here, I answer these questions and outline the three reasons for cheating.read more

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Welcome to my site!

I’m so happy you’re here. On this site, you’ll find scientific information about couple relationships, family relationships, and friendships. Did you know there is an entire field of study devoted to relationships? That’s where my expertise lies and I want to communicate what I know with you. I am passionate about helping people realize their full potential and relationships are a big part of that process. Good relationships help us ...

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Gift-Giving for the Holidays

Posted on December 17, 2013

Some people love the holidays. They immerse themselves in all the season has to offer. Other people dread this time of year and struggle to find the perfect gift. For those who need help, I outline quick tips to make the gift selection process more enjoyable. read more

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5 Tips for Daters Who Want a Relationship

Posted on August 15, 2013

Five recommendations for people looking for a satisfying and long-term relationship: 1) work on yourself first; 2) find a similar partner; 3) avoid early relationship pitfalls; 4) balance independence with interdependence; 5) when the time is right, put the relationship’s needs first.read more

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Rituals: Connecting People Together

Posted on July 23, 2013

Rituals serve numerous positive functions for couples and families. Familiar patterns, such as sitting down for a meal together, provide predictability and stability when things are chaotic and stressful. Rituals can also facilitate transitions such as when partners become parents, when children enter preschool, or when family members become ill or pass away. read more

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