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1 Step to Resolve Relationship Conflict

Relationships fail because couples lacks the skills to talk about the hard things in life. Fortunately, this one simple practice is something any couple can do and makes a huge difference. Being able to talk to our partners about the really difficult subjects and resolve hard conflicts is the difference between relationships that thrive and those ...read more


Why Date Nights Fail & How to Revive your Marriage

Date nights are supposed to be the nectar that feeds our relationships in the face of our busy lives and consuming kids. Unfortunately, they are often a disappointment and leave us wondering if we can ever experience the joy we once knew. This week’s video explores the reasons why date nights fail and what you can do instead to revive the joy ...read more


4 Steps to Prevent Divorce

It is really sad that half of us will get divorced. And a huge percentage of those of us who stay married are simply enduring bad relationships. We all think we are different, but the reality is that maintaining a long-term happy relationship takes real skills. This week’s video gives you 4 concrete steps every couple should be doing fro ...read more


Science of Why Dads are Important

Countless studies have shown that having an engaged father greatly increases a child’s chances of having a good life. But why? What is it that dads do that matters so much? If we are familiar with the most crucial aspects then we can focus and make sure to be there for our kids in the best ways possible. This week’s video explores th ...read more


2 Steps to End Erectile Dysfunction without Viagra

Not being able to get an erection and other sexual dysfunctions are devastating & amazingly common for men of all ages. And the problem is usually NOT the plumbing! Sometimes ED can be masked with Viagra, but even that doesn’t always work and it often makes for very functional, but not very enjoyable sex. This week’s video outlines t ...read more


How to Deal with a Nagging Wife

Wife nagging you? Micromanaging your every parenting move? It makes for a lousy home life and it usually means the woman isn’t happy either. This week’s video gives men 4 steps to stop the nagging and create a balanced family where everyone is happier. And of course this applies when it’s the woman or a gay partner who is feeling n ...read more


Are you Raising Kids with Commitment Issues?

Ever wonder why so many men are afraid of commitment or so many women are afraid of abandonment?  All too often it is because we are unknowingly using our kids to meet our own needs. I can’t tell you how many really emotionally intelligent parents I see significantly impacting their children's ability to navigate relationships. The reality i ...read more


How to be a Great Grandparent

Grandparents are either adored or shunned. Some families love having their grandparents around and some families do everything they can to avoid them. Fortunately there are a few clear things you can do as a grandparent to be one that is deeply valued and thus invited back again and again. This week’s video shares three ways that make a real di ...read more


Postpartum Depression – How Dads Can Really Help

Postpartum depression is horrific. It takes what is supposed to be one of life’s greatest joys and smothers it in misery. Being partnered to someone going through PPD is its own nightmare. We can easily find ourselves resenting our partner, feeling angry and even regretting having a child. Unfortunately, our natural responses to such a painful ...read more


Porn. Are Your Kids Protected?!

Say what you will about porn, there is no question about how bad it is when our kids view it. Shockingly, I can't tell you how many really conscious parents I know who aren't protecting their kids from the plethora of extremely available online pornography. As a psychotherapist, I see so many people who are really suffering with porn add ...read more

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