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Getting on Better with my Partner

Marriage guidance and advice resources, tips and information to help couplesavaoid relationship breakdowns, unhappy marriages and problems.

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  • My partner doesn't want to have sex any more - help!

    29 Jun 11:02

    Lots of people come to our forums because the sex in their relationship has become infrequent or stopped all together. It can be very worrying when your partner seems to lose interest i... (continued)

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  • How to save your relationship on your own

    27 Mar 16:17

    Whenever I tell someone that they don't have to wait for their partner to commit to saving their relationship, I always get a quizzical look and sometimes downright scepticism: Does... (continued)

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  • Affairs, jealousy and Facebook

    11 Jan 12:21

    Most of us are guilty of looking up an old flame on Facebook and having a good old nosey at their new life without us. But at what point does common curiosity turn into plain old cheati... (continued)

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  • The power of positive thinking: putting some ‘spring’ into your relationship

    03 May 14:05

    The new season is finally here, and as you get ready to clear out the wardrobe, dust round the skirting boards, and look towards the uplifting summer months ahead, why not take some ... (continued)

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  • An introduction to relationship advice

    18 Aug 12:18

    Welcome to the Relationship Advice section of thecoupleconnection.net. This website is designed to follow the the helping process that is divided in to five stages; exploring, understan... (continued)

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  • Finding a balance in your relationship

    28 Nov 12:12

    In every relationship, there’s a balance of power – how you manage this will affect how you feel as a couple. The more equal and balanced your relationship is, the happier y... (continued)

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  • Common problems for couples with a new baby

    11 Oct 16:04

    Having a baby is usually a happy event, but it’s also a major milestone that forces changes on your lifestyle and relationship. Adding a baby into your family dynamic can stir ... (continued)

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  • Relationships evolve over a lifetime

    06 Oct 16:08

    Relationships aren’t born fully formed. After you and your partner get together, you continue to grow as individuals and as a couple. There will be ups and downs and all couples g... (continued)

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  • Supporting a partner with mental health issues

    29 Sep 14:44

    For many of us, mental health is a difficult subject to talk about. When someone has a mental health issue, it can be hard to understand what’s going on, or to know how to talk to... (continued)

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  • How to be more independent in your relationship

    28 Jul 12:13

    It might seem like making a commitment has to mean letting go of some of your independence, but couples who retain a sense of personal independence may be quicker at resolving arguments... (continued)

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  • Is your partner too controlling?

    20 Jul 15:04

    Feeling your partner is too controlling is a serious issue; often the warning signs are there very early on in a relationship but tend to get ignored. Possessive and jealous behaviou... (continued)

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  • How to save your relationship on your own

    27 Mar 16:17

    Whenever I tell someone that they don't have to wait for their partner to commit to saving their relationship, I always get a quizzical look and sometimes downright scepticism: Does... (continued)

    16 Comments Read more →
  • My partner doesn't want to have sex any more - help!

    29 Jun 11:02

    Lots of people come to our forums because the sex in their relationship has become infrequent or stopped all together. It can be very worrying when your partner seems to lose interest i... (continued)

    43 Comments Read more →
  • Affairs, jealousy and Facebook

    11 Jan 12:21

    Most of us are guilty of looking up an old flame on Facebook and having a good old nosey at their new life without us. But at what point does common curiosity turn into plain old cheati... (continued)

    15 Comments Read more →
  • What mature couples say about happy marriages

    24 Jun 13:39

    Finding someone to love and stay with for the rest of your life is something many of us aspire to. Here, couples who have been married for 30 years or more talk about their relations... (continued)

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