If a couple ignores difficult topics for too long, their relationship is likely to drift into rocky waters without their noticing.
Disagreements in a relationship are not only normal but, if constructively resolved, actually strengthen the relationship.
Building healthy patterns early in your relationship can establish a solid foundation for the long run.
When you are just starting a relationship, it is important to: Relationships Change.
The following are some guidelines for successful communication and conflict resolution.
Each of us enters into romantic relationships with ideas about what we want based on family relationships, what we've seen in the media, and our own past relationship experiences.
“This patent is a great application of optical technologies,” said Marron, who received his bachelor’s, master’s, and Ph D degrees from the Institute of Optics.
Founded in 1929, the Institute was the first optics education program in the nation and has awarded approximately half of all degrees granted in optics in the US.
It can help to take a step back and think about parental good intentions.
Families may offer well-intentioned advice about your relationship or your partner.
Even partners coming from very similar cultural, religious, or economic backgrounds can benefit from discussing their expectations of how a good boyfriend, girlfriend, or spouse behaves.
What seems obvious or normal to you may surprise your partner, and vice versa.
If you are from different backgrounds, be aware that you may need to spend more time and energy to build your relationship.