Relationship Challenges. Maybe it's happened to you. You're fed up with your spouse, so you start chatting with that attractive person of the opposite sex in the next cubicle. You've known him for years, and it's so easy to talk. He just listens. Pretty soon you're sharing intimate problems, and now the co-worker is telling you how hard you have it.
Affairs/Marital Infidelity | Focus on the Family
My wife and I have often been amused by the idea that someone else's same sex marriage would threaten ours. When we hear such a claim on the news, our usual response is to look at each other and say sarcasticcally , "I feel SO much more threatened now, don't you? Granted, Mira is a therapist, but her motivations for writing such a book are suspect. What underlying idea is she expressing? Which idea ties her together with her readership, and possibly to the wider society? A marriage - a binding relationship between two people - surely is a detriment to that desire to be free. It limits the couple to a commitment, to only having sex with their husband or wife.
When Good People Cheat: The Unmet Needs Affair
No one wants to imagine their partner cheating, but unfortunately, affairs happen. If you other half is showing some of the telltale signs , like guarding phones and tablets, changing their behavior, and going missing, your suspicions are probably raised. Manipulators are also master charmers iStock. Infidelity happens more often than you might think. Couple in fitness gym with dumbbells lifting weight iStock.
I'm the president of Connect2 Marriage Counseling. I worked in high-tech at Apple, Stanford University, and in I worked in high-tech at Apple, Stanford University, and in Silicon Valley for 15 years before becoming a therapist.