I'd Like Relationship Advice About How To Choose A Relationship Counselor
Good relationship advice includes an understanding that the love and intimacy that most couples yearn for are not automatically sustained in a relationship. Although many couples find that the initial period of falling in love seems to happen seamlessly, organically, and easily after the first blush has begun to wear off marriages and relationships can begin to feel a bit more like work. And, don't let your husband, wife, or intimate partner tell you that relationships shouldn't have to take work. They do take work, hard work; and, hopefully a lot of fun and rewarding work along the way as well.
Everyday tensions (financial problems, child rearing, job pressures, health concerns, and other responsibilities) can slowly erode relationship vitality in even the most loving unions.
Diminished vitality can cause a relationship to slide into a state of drabness that depletes loving energy and sexual desire. Sadness, anxiety, or anger may begin to take the place of happiness and emotional contentment.
The good news is that for many couples, with professional intervention from a Marriage Counselor or Relationship Specialist, it is possible to restore your relationship to a more loving state, with increased warmth, pleasure, nurturance, and mutual satisfaction.
I offer relationship advice as a Marriage Counselor and Relationship Specialist experienced in treating couples from all backgrounds.
Feeling Heard and Understood By Your Partner
Learning to Listen Without Feeling Defensive
Fewer Painful Arguments
Greater Warmth and Emotional Connection
Increased Sexual Satisfaction
Fewer Conflicts About Money
Respect For Your Personal Boundaries
Fair Division of Household Responsibilities
Reduced Premarital Stress and Anxiety
Appreciation for Religious and Philosophical Differences
Fair Use of Limited Household Space
Freedom from In law Tensions or Intrusions
Support in Deciding Whether to Start a Family
Coming to Terms with Infertility Disappointments
Navigating Blended Family Transitions
Support in Deciding Whether to Relocate
Increased Trust, Confidence, and Stability
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Steven M Cohn, PhD is pleased to have been featured on Koin 6 Television: "Boost In The Bedroom."
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Steven M Cohn, PhD is pleased to have been featured on Oregon Live "Why Oregon's Latest Divorce Statistics May Be Divorced From Reality"
Steven M Cohn, PhD, MBA, LMFT has twice been named one of the top three marriage counselors in Portland, Oregon by the non-profit organization Three Best Rated
Did Your Husband, Wife, or Intimate Partner Cheat on You?
Don't let infidelity, an affair, or a one-night stand destroy your relationship.
With professional intervention it is often possible to work through the pain of betrayal and come out stronger on the other side.
Steven Cohn, PhD is a seasoned Relationship Specialist with extensive experience in working with couples struggling to recover after an affair.