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This section includes all articles on how topics concerning relationships: from unhelpful behaviours to following our true nature of love.

Equality in Relationships

Why The Sacrifice Of Self Is Not An Act of Love

  We live in a world in which most people strive to earn or experience love while completely misunderstanding what...
Sexual Rejection

The Pain of Sexual Rejection

Most adults are fully connected to their sexual needs, which is something healthy and natural. When we choose to be...
Sexual Bids

Bids for Sexual Connection

Drawing on Gottman, bids for connection are an attempt by one partner to elicit attention, affirmation, affection and any other...
Three's A Crowd

Are Opposite-Sex Friends a Threat to Our Relationship?

Committing ourselves to a monogamous relationship does not mean forfeiting the experience of being friends with people of the opposite...
What Love Is Not

What Love Is Not

Sometimes we love someone and are in a relationship with them that is built on hope. Hope for change. Hope...
Secret or Private

Secret or Private? On Openness in Relationships

As healthy romantic relationships progress and trust is earned, we eventually open up more and more. And while boundaries are...
Value Not Use

Love Means To Value, Not Use

As human beings we have an innate drive to value and also like to feel valued. When we grow up...
Sex and Attachment

The Impact of our Attachment Styles on our Sex Lives

When Sex Is More Than Just Sex: How Attachment Style Affects Our Sex Lives For most healthy adults sex is...
The Avoidant's Sex Life

The Avoidant’s Sex Life

The Avoidant’s Sex Life   Adults with an avoidant attachment style do not connect in healthy, helpful and mature ways...
Avoidant Attachment

The Avoidant Attachment Style

  The Avoidant Attachment Style Attachment styles describe our ways of relating and are rooted within childhood. The  healthiest attachment...