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The psychological effects of dating apps

June 12, 2023 | Written by Elise Burley

Dating apps can help you find your person, but they can also be hard on your mental health. Learn how to take care of yourself when you get on the apps.

Nonmonogamy and mental health

August 3, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Nonmonogamy is a relationship style that involves having multiple romantic partners at the same time. It includes polyamory, open marriages, and more.

What if divorce is the best thing you can do for your kids?

August 17, 2023 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA | Featuring Steven O’Brien, PsyD

Divorce doesn’t have to mean disaster for your children. With the right approach and guidance, says Steven O’Brien, PsyD, it can result in a happier family.

Is the three-month rule for real?

August 17, 2023 | Written by Elise Burley

The three-month rule sets a timeline for committing to a new partner or breaking up. Find out if this really works—and how it can affect your mindset.

Struggling with relationships as an adult? Your attachment style may be why

September 14, 2023 | Written by Christina Reese, PhD, LCPC

Attachment style is developed in childhood and affects the way you relate to people. If you have an insecure attachment style, you may experience problems in...

How to stay friends when your friends have kids

September 14, 2023 | Written by Elise Burley

Even if you’ve been tight forever, friendships change when one of you becomes a parent. Can you stay connected after your lives take such different paths?

Attachment theory and the four attachment styles

September 15, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Attachment styles help explain the way people feel and act in relationships. Learn more about how early childhood caregiving impacts the rest of our lives.

Why consent is important, and how to ask for it

September 19, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Consent creates a safe environment where people can make choices freely. Learn what consent looks like and how to ask for it in respectful ways.

To stay together forever, get a sleep divorce

September 19, 2023 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA | Featuring Alexandra Solomon, PhD

One in five couples sleep in separate rooms. So why do we still feel so weird about it? “Disney did us dirty,” says relationship expert Alexandra Solomon.

5 tips for minding your relationship during fertility treatment

September 20, 2023 | Written by Kristy Koser, PhD, LPC, LPCC

Fertility treatment can feel lonely and frustrating. Follow this guidance to communicate better with your partner and ask for the support you need.

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