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How to start dating again

February 22, 2024 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA | Featuring Lamont White, MA

If you’re re-entering the dating world after a long hiatus, avoid these common dating mistakes and learn how to take the fear out of dating.

What’s a situationship, and are you in one?

February 15, 2024 | Written by Elise Burley

Situationships are defined by unclear boundaries and a lack of commitment. Like any form of relationship, they come with both benefits and challenges.

What is gaslighting?

February 13, 2024 | Written by therapist.com team

Gaslighting is a form of emotional manipulation that causes you to doubt yourself and question your reality. Learn how to spot this abuse and seek help.

Why people ghost (and how to get over it)

February 12, 2024 | Written by Elise Burley

Ghosting happens all the time, but it can still feel awful. Explore the reasons why someone might suddenly cut off communication—and how to move past it.

How to spot a love bomber

December 19, 2023 | Written by Elise Burley

It feels good when a new partner showers you with attention, but it may be a sign of risks to come. Here are six ways to tell if they’re love bombing you.

Couples therapy: Who it’s for, how it works, and how to choose a therapist

October 11, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

If you and your partner find it hard to work through challenges in your relationship, support from a couples therapist may be the right option for you.

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.

Sex, intimacy, and mental health

July 31, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team

Safe, consensual sex between adults is a normal, healthy part of life. Learn more about approaching sex and intimacy with your mental health in mind.

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.

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