Welcome to Small Things Often, a podcast from The Gottman Institute Successful long-term relationships are created through small words, small … Continued
Help kids connect with their peers using Gottman-based exercises
A detailed knowledge of who you want to attract helps you decide where you dedicate your energy and time.
Here is a simple exercise to get out of your head and back into your heart.
Is your fight-or-flight response keeping you stuck in an unhealthy cycle of conflict?
Managing conflict isn’t simply about being aware of and intentional about your thoughts and your words.
Difficult conversations can lead to flooding. Here are steps to remain calm while staying present for yourself and your partner.
You can do more than “agree to disagree.” Learn how to communicate with shared humanity and boundaries in mind.
A story of how compassion helped a family find relief when stressful conditions activated trauma triggers and coping mechanisms.
No matter how versed you are in the art of awareness, your sincere efforts to explore the present moment go a long way in bringing you and your partner closer.
Our ability to observe the workings of our mind, challenge our stories, and see what is really happening is a major predictor of happiness.
When the couple was sitting next to each other holding hands, the brainwave sync was the strongest. How incredible is that?