Why You Need a Monogamy Agreement with Your Partner

Lessons from Relationship Expert, Tammy Nelson, Ph.D.

“A monogamy agreement?” you ask. “Isn’t that obvious? We agree not to have sex with anyone but each other.”

If only it was that simple.

When we marry or commit to our partner, many of us naively believe there is an implicit agreement about the […]

How Deeply Do You Really Know Your Partner?

Lessons from Relationship Expert, John Gottman, Ph.D.

You’ve been together for years. It’s likely you think you know everything about your partner. Think again. There is always more to learn about each other if you ask the right questions.

Research at the Gottman Institute finds that knowing about, and making […]

How to Move from Disaster to Master of Your Relationship

Lessons from Relationship Expert, John Gottman, Ph.D.

“Sixty-nine percent of relationship conflict is not solvable. Couples therapy is about helping people accept their differences.” – John Gottman, Ph.D.

John Gottman, Ph.D. and his wife, Julie Schwartz Gottman, Ph.D., are the most highly regarded scientific researchers in the field of love and […]