Category Archives: Gottman Method

How Couples Can Resolve Differences in Parenting Styles

A common source of conflict in couples is how to best raise children together. Parenting is a stressful endeavor and often brings out deep-rooted differences in how each person believes their children should be raised. One person might be more authoritarian and strict whereas the other is more egalitarian and permissive, or one person might…
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4 Destructive Habits to Avoid in Your Relationship

4 Destructive Habits to Avoid in Your Relationship:     Couples researcher and therapist John Gottman has studied the characteristics of couples who are in successful relationships, and also couples who are in relationships that ultimately fail. What he has found is that couples who end up separating or divorcing, engage much more often in…
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