Blog - Relationships

Couple Intimacy -Types of Intimacy

September 23rd, 2022

Couple intimacy can take different forms Allowing ourselves to become intimate with someone can be one of the healthiest and most rewarding experiences we can have. Letting someone into our personal space and inner world, showing them all the parts of ourselves – good, bad, beautiful, messy – creates a unique bond with that other person(s),…

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Where’s the ‘us’ after Covid?

April 11th, 2022

Relationships during the pandemic Relationships have been put to the ultimate test during the pandemic. Couples suddenly found themselves in close quarters for an extended amount of time, unsure of when both sides would be able to regain their individual lives again, which pre-covid offered healthy time apart from their significant other. There will have…

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Online Relationships Part 2: 3 ways relationships are affected negatively by technology

October 20th, 2021

Finding love online – 3 ways relationships are affected negatively by technology Whether you find yourself arguing with your partner over excessive phone use or you feel the need to spy on your partner’s social media activity, technology can become massive problem in relationships. It is natural to have time to do your own things…

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Online Relationships Part 1: The good and bad aspects to online dating

September 29th, 2021

How to approach online dating Online dating has opened a new door for relationships in the last few years. It provides a quick and easy way to view, match and meet your ideal partner in just a click of a button. With the convenience of not having to leave your living room to do so,…

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Relationships Part 3. Can a family therapist help resolve my relationship difficulties?

March 5th, 2017

Family therapist, counsellor, therapist – whatever you want to call it, it really works to help resolve difficulties you may be experiencing. Whether you are seeking support to maintain a healthy relationship or need guidance because you fear your relationship issues have become unmanageable, couples or marriage counselling can help you. There is a range…

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Relationships Part 2. When do relationship difficulties become a real problem?

February 25th, 2017

Marriage and relationship counselling can work well to restore balance and understanding. We all face stress in our lives on a day-to-day basis. It is a natural and healthy part of life, as long as it remains manageable. However when one or both partners are no longer willing to address issues or work towards a…

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Relationships Part 1. What are the difficulties that relationships face?

February 17th, 2017

Relationship conflict can unsettle the strongest of partnerships. Relationships are a fundamental part of our everyday lives. They provide us with love, support and help to maintain our health and happiness. However, relationships aren’t always easy and require work, commitment and compromise. At times you may also need a little help from relationship or couples…

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3 ways couple counselling can help you feel better

October 29th, 2015

3 ways couple counselling can help you feel better   You know your therapist doesn’t take sides Going to therapy shows you care You feel relieved something is being done   You know your therapist doesn’t take sides Because your couple counsellor is impartial, or neutral, you will receive a fair and non-judgemental approach to…

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5 signs you need couple counselling

October 7th, 2015

Couple or relationship counselling helps people to work through difficulties they may be facing together. Sometimes people see a relationship therapist on their own to start, so it is important to note that there is no right or wrong way to approach healing your relationship.   What are 5 signs you need couple counselling?  …

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