How to Talk to Your Partner About Your Future

Monica Martinez, M.ED.  //  

There are questions that every couple must answer as they grow in their relationship together. However, discussing the future can be terrifying. 

Marriage Requires Being Intentional 365 Days a Year

Casey Caston  //  

It was the pain of watching our own relationship crumble that fueled our desire to learn how to succeed in marriage. We quickly realized it wasn’t just our marriage at risk. It was all around us. 

Summer Romance

Julie Gottman, Ph.D.  //  

Now that summer’s here, what better time to heat up your relationship? No longer cooped up by cold dark days, it’s time to throw open the doors and together venture out. 

Where Did The Love Go?

Kyle Morrison  //  

The phone rings often at The Gottman Institute. Last week, I answered a call from a young woman distressed about arguments that were ruining what had been, till then, an easy-going relationship with her husband.

How Stripping Solves Relationship Conflicts

Dr. Jamie Turndorf  //  

Imagine being in the throes of a heated relationship argument, when suddenly you're facing a partner who has turned stone deaf. 

The Importance Of Integrity

Nate Bagley  //  

A year ago, I set out on a quest to discover what true love looked like. My journey has taken me from coast to coast, and placed me at the feet of some of the world's foremost experts on love, both in study and in practice. 

The Progressive Dad’s Dilemma

Dr. Jessica Michaelson  //  

In the world I live in, a highly-educated community in the liberal San Francisco Bay Area, adults come into parenthood with egalitarian ideals. 

Summer Romance: Reconnecting on Summer Vacation

Laura Heck, LMFTA  //  

Today on The Gottman Relationship Blog, we continue our  Summer Romance  series with a special guest posting from our very own Laura Heck, LMFTA.