How Can Couples Counseling Help Couples to Uncouple Well? In part I of Helping Couples Uncouple Well, I described how couples can design their future with creativity and an open mind. I described separation agreements, nesting agreements, and...Read more
Designing the future with creativity and an open mind. When it comes to uncoupling, one size does not fit all. I want to tell you about some non-traditional ideas to help couples uncouple well. Many couples who decide to separate or divorce often...Read more
Trying to divorce during COVID-19: How do you live with someone you no longer want to spend your life with? Couples Counseling Associates founder, Dr. Sara Schwarzbaum navigates this difficult question in a new post for the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois.
What makes a relationship show difficult to maintain? Let’s look at a history of relationships to find out. Not so very long ago (just a few decades), relationships between men and women were based on a hierarchy. Men acted as the primary...Read more
Couples break up for many reasons. Relationship pundits often attribute breakups to money, sex, in-laws, children, and other normal life stresses. But those are not the reasons why couples break up. All those seemingly disparate problems boil...Read more