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How Well Do You Know Your Partner?

July 26, 2017

Research by the Gottman Institute has proven that how much you know about your partner —and the amount of interest you show in learning it — are two essential factors in creating a high-quality relationship. You might already know the answer to the following questions, or you might not. Either way,. Read more

Julie Hart Interviews Robert & Diane Masters: Insider Tips For an Extraordinary Relationship

June 15, 2015

Julie Relationship Counselling Gold Coast

“This is the best relationship I have ever seen in my life” says Relationship Psychologist, Julie Hart.

How’s your Relationship Hygiene?

February 20, 2015

counselling for communication in a relationship

  “Oh my God  – this place is a pig sty!”     “You always leave your wet towels on the floor – I can’t stand it any more!” How many fights start over household tidiness? It often appears to relationship counsellors that couples are more concerned with hygiene than they are with. Read more

Have you given up having Rich relationships at home to have a more profitable business?

February 25, 2014

  Financial Stress in your Relationship Mark rang my office wanting an urgent appointment. He could not hide his devastation. He was absolutely stunned. His wife, Christine, of 12 years, had just dropped the bombshell that morning that she had had enough, and was leaving. He was beside himself. How had. Read more

The 7 Core values of Successful Relationships – A reminder on Valentine’s week

February 11, 2014

  It’s only a couple of days until Valentine’s Day, and in celebration of love,  I thought it fitting to talk about the 7 essential Values that Charles and Elizabeth Schmitz have identified are must haves to keep you lighting up your partner and energizing and securing your relationship and marriage.. Read more

Do you feel like you’re competing with your partner’s mobile phone for attention?

February 4, 2014

Do you sometimes feel like if your partner had to choose between you and their mobile phone, it may not be YOU? More and more I am seeing in couples coming to relationship counselling where one partner is complaining about the amount of time his/her partner is on their phone, taking. Read more

4 Steps to H-E-A-L your Relationship when it goes Off track

January 23, 2014

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  Even the strongest relationships get off track sometimes, because of the stresses of living,  mismatches in expectations or either of us being triggered from wounds from the past. Melanie Greenberg has developed a simple 4 step  H-E-A-L  (Hear – Empathize – Act – Love) technique to repair damaged relationships by replacing. Read more

Why men find empathy difficult

December 10, 2013

  Empathising with our partner is one of those essentials to a happy and healthy relationship. We feel connected with another if we feel he or she takes the time and presence to be there for us and try to understand us. By “understanding” I mean not only our thoughts but. Read more

Relationship Test: How well do you know your partner?

December 10, 2013

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  How well you know each other is a fundamental characteristic of how good your relationship is? When you have a great relationship, you feel close and connected, and feel comfortable sharing with each other about yourself, knowing that you are largely accepted the way you are. You can be yourself. Read more

Ever been over-reactive in your relationship?

December 10, 2013

relationship over-activity

If you are human, you will recognise that there are times in your relationship when something that your partner says or does hits a “nerve” or a “raw spot” for you. These sensitivities are also called “hot buttons“. We all have them, and when abraded, they bleed all over our relationship,. Read more