Marital and Relationship Articles

For the most part, humans are social creatures. Even the most outgoing personalities can use helpful tips when it comes to relationships. Browse our library of helpful articles that cover topics such as: Marital relationships, work relationships and friendships. If you would like information on a topic you don’t see, please email us! We are always updating our information to better meet your needs.

Relationship Apps for Your Phone

Check out the Relationship resources available through your phone.  Read more

5 Ways to Strengthen Your Marriage

Sometimes it takes going through a bad relationship to figure out what makes a good relationship. Recent research* identified the top five regrets of 373 divorced couples. This is hard earned advice for a successful, happy marriage from those who learned these lessons the hard way. Read more.

Building GREAT Work Relationships

How good are your relationships with your colleagues? According to the Gallup organization, people who have a good friend at work are seven times more likely to be engaged in their jobs and have higher job satisfaction. So, what does it take to build strong, positive relationships at work? Read more.

Domestic Violence: It's Everyone’s Responsibility

Many perceive domestic violence as a private matter between a husband and a wife. Domestic violence includes incidents occurring between married or dating couples, those in lesbian or gay relationships and abuse of elders by family members. Read more.

Relationship Solution-Issue #1: Conflict

Occasional conflict is a part of everyday life. If the little things in life are causing ongoing conflict, it is up to you to break free of that routine. When you make the effort, you can lessen the anger and get to the REAL issues (if there are any) lying underneath. Read more.

Relationship Solution-Issue #2: Trust

Trust is a key part of any relationship. Do you see certain things that cause you not to trust your partner? Or, do you have unresolved issues that prevent you from trusting others? Read more.

Relationship Solution-Issue #3: Communication

You can’t communicate when you are checking your smart phone, watching TV, or flipping through the sports section. When relationship issues stem from poor communication, follow these problem solving strategies. Read more.

Relationship Solution-Issue #4: Money

Money can be a source of friction in your relationship. Avoid issues early on by having a serious discussion about finances. Read more.

Relationship Solution-Issue #5: Prioritize 

Relationships can lose their luster. Make yours a priority—and make it last! Keep your love life going strong by making your relationship a focal point of your life. What can you do? Read more.

Let’s Take a Closer Look at Digital Abuse

Digital Abuse is the use of technologies such as texting and social networking to bully, harass, stalk or intimidate a partner. Often this behavior is a form of verbal or emotional abuse perpetrated online. Read more.