The Who, What and Why of Relationships

Personal Stories and Opinion

Why Won’t He Open Up to Me?

We all grow up in different environments with different standards for how to communicate. Yet, we often expect others to understand ...
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Mental Health in the First Year of Marriage

The Torah (Devarim 24:5) teaches that the first year of marriage should be a period of special joy. It relays that ...
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The Four Sons: What’s The Deal With The Rasha?

The pesach seder is often looked at as a model for how we should educate our children. We use experiential models ...
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Has the Dating Process been Compromised?

As a psychotherapist, marriage counselor, mother and community member, I am acutely aware of the problems confronting singles in their ...
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Stepparenting: A Challenge and An Opportunity

Stepfamilies are not uncommon. They sometimes work out well, but at other times can be disastrous. Whether Stepfamilies are created ...
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How to make your spouse your BFF

Happily ever after During their engagement, Malka and Avi felt a bond and ease with one another. Under the chuppah, ...
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