Being in a relationship takes a lot of work — which an understatement in itself. You can improve the quality of your relationship/marriage by fine tuning your choice of words when you communicate. The Seven Principles for Making a Marriage Work by John Gottman, Ph.D. has helped many couples stay married & stay connected.
- Enhance Your Love Map
- Nurture Your Fondness andAdmiration
- Turn Towards Each Other Instead of Away
- Let Your Partner Influence You
- Solve Your Solvable Problems
- Overcome Gridlock
- Create Shared Meaning
Some practical tips on starting a conversation with your partner:
Be mindful of how you come across & try approaching your partner with a soft startup today. Your relationship is worth it!