The Advice Every Couple In A Sexless Marriage Needs To Hear

It’s incredibly painful when the person you love doesn’t want to be intimate with you. Luckily, there are steps you can take to change that. In a new animated video from The School of Life, acclaimed philosopher Alain de Botton explains how therapy helped one couple fix their strained, sexless relationship. It’s a…

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This Common Behavior Could Easily End Your Marriage

You may think your criticism of your spouse is constructive, but choose your words and tone carefully: According to renowned researcher John Gottman, criticism is one of the greatest predictors of divorce there is.  For 40 years, the University of Washington psychology professor and his team of researchers at the Gottman…

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Once A Cheater, Always A Cheater? Marriage Therapists Weigh In

We’ve all heard the same, tired cliche about infidelity: “Once a cheater, always a cheater.”  Given how many of us are affected by infidelity ― twenty-one percent of married men and around 15 percent of married women have cheated on their spouses, according to the General Social Survey at the University…

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A Marriage Equality Plaintiff Opens Up About The Fight For LGBT Southern Rights

It’s a watershed year fraught with turmoil for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. Across the American South, queer, trans and gender-nonconforming people are facing wave after wave of legislation that threatens our safety, well-being and very existence. From “bathroom bills“ to ordinances that permit discrimination, this battle…

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This Is What It Looks Like When Pokémon Go Destroys A Marriage

Now that Pokémon Go is officially the biggest mobile game in U.S. history, it’s only a matter of time before it starts tearing marriages apart. YouTube vloggers The Murrays released a skit Friday about the perils of the mobile-augmented reality game titled, “How Pokémon Go Destroyed My Marriage.”  In the video, wife Danielle catches her husband,…

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7 Ways To Save Your Sexless Marriage, According To Sex Therapists

In a sexual rut with your partner? Take heart — it’s natural for partners’ sex drives to ebb and flow through the years and things can definitely improve in the bedroom. Below, sex therapists share seven pieces of advice that have worked for real couples they’ve counseled through the years.  1. Don’t…

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