Love and Relationships after 50: Facing and Overcoming the Fear of Getting Hurt Again

Have you given up on love and relationships after 50 for fear of getting hurt again? Have you experienced heartache in a current or past relationship that is holding you back from ever allowing yourself to trust and love again? If so, you are not alone. While self-preservation can certainly protect us from experiencing the […]

How Can an Empty Nest Affect Your Marriage? Tips for Empty Nest Syndrome and Avoiding Gray Divorce

Are you facing an empty nest and wondering if an empty nest will affect your marriage? Understanding how empty nest syndrome can affect your marriage is critically important to avoiding gray divorce and rekindling your marriage as empty nesters. Couples who’ve been coexisting in a marriage for many years, nested in a busy home with […]

What Women Wish Men Understood About Their Emotional Needs: Men Are From Mars Women Are From Venus

What do women wish men knew about them? Men and women are very different and it can be very difficult to understand and accept our partner’s different set of emotional needs. When men and women try to satisfy their partner, but miss the mark because of these differences, they often find themselves in a growing […]

What Men Wish Women Understood About Their Emotional Needs: Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus

How are men and women’s emotional needs inherently different? Stating it plain and simple, men deal with emotions differently than women. “Like, REALLY differently”, emphasizes Richard Drobnick, Director of the Mars and Venus Counseling Center in Northern New Jersey. Men and women’s brains are wired differently, our hormones are different, and our emotional needs are […]