How to Prepare Your Relationship for Military Deployment

Jonathan Shippey, LMFT  //  

Geographic separation, whether it is for 6 weeks, 6 months, or longer, is inevitably difficult. The key to a successful deployment for any couple is to learn together all you can in order to prepare for your time apart.

Weathering the Winter of Our Marriage

Kristen Manieri  //  

Commitment doesn’t inoculate us against marriage atrophy. In fact, some would argue that it’s the cause of it. But it’s the thing that keeps us in and has us weather the droughts that are an inevitable part of a long marriage.

Reclaiming Our Stories From Trauma

Jenny TeGrotenhuis, LMHC  //  

Our past may have written the script, but we can write a new script for how we respond in the present.

Gottman Love and Sexuality Glossary

The Gottman Institute  //  

Our guide on combining forms used to express different types of love and relationships, and how you may see them used.

The Science of Love

The Gottman Institute  //  

In his TEDx Talk, John Gottman explains how his scientific research has created a new understanding of love relationships.

World Peace Starts at Home

The Gottman Institute  //  

In her TEDx Talk, Julie Schwartz Gottman explores how to create peace in the world using findings from studies on love and diplomacy.