Estate Planning In Your Second Marriage


April 17th, 2017
Some families fight over the estate of the deceased parent. Most likely, this mess was due to the estate planning that was done without consideration of their second marriage.

3 Things To Remember If You Are Caught In Infidelity


March 21st, 2017
Infidelity or being cheated on is always an extremely painful experience for a couple. Here are 3 things to remember when you are caught cheating.

4 Signs That Your Relationship Is In Trouble


January 24th, 2017
Is your relationship in trouble? Here are 4 signs that your relationship may need serious attention.

What Is A Relationship Dynamic?


October 20th, 2016
Here’s what a relationship dynamic is and some of the easiest ways couples can improve their relationship dynamics.

The Power Of Gratitude


October 13th, 2016
The power of gratitude will help take you out of the negativity and focus on positive things in life.

Honesty In Relationships: How Honest Is Honest?


October 6th, 2016
What does honesty mean and how important it is in a relationship? Find out what a couples therapist would say about honesty here.

Is It True That Once A Cheater Always A Cheater?


September 28th, 2016
Is the saying “Once a cheater, always a cheater.” true? Find out what a marriage counselor has to say about cheating.

Transforming Stress To Connect Better With Others & Avoid Its Negative Effects


September 21st, 2016
Are you feeling stressed? Here’s how you can transform stress to connect better with others and avoid its negative effects.

What Are Some Of The Signs That Your Partner Is Dishonest


August 30th, 2016
Honesty is a foundation to any relationship. Here are some signs of dishonesty in a relationship.

Why Is Honesty Important In A Relationship?


August 23rd, 2016
Why is honesty important in any romantic relationships? Is it the most important thing for a relationship to survive?

How To Spice Up Your Marriage After Having A Baby


July 28th, 2016
Here are some tips on how to spice up your marriage after having a baby.

5 Reasons Why Couples Counseling Might Not Work For You


July 18th, 2016
Here are 5 reasons why couples counseling might not work for you and your partner.

My Partner and I Have A Large Age Gap – Does Age Really Matter in A Relationship?


June 26th, 2016
Find out if a big age difference matters in a relationship and how a large age gap can affect your relationship.

How to Get My Spouse into Couples Counseling


June 13th, 2016
Couples counseling can save relationships. Here’s how to get your spouse into marriage counseling.

6 Characteristics of a Good Relationship


June 4th, 2016
Here are top 6 characteristics of a good relationship.

3 Common Relationship Issues Everyone Experiences


May 24th, 2016
Here are 3 common relationship issues everyone experiences and relationship advice to help manage these issues.

4 Common Problems in Long-Term Relationships


May 10th, 2016
Here are 4 common predictable problems in long-term relationships and how to resolve them.

What Couples Therapists Learn from Their Own Relationships


May 4th, 2016
Find out what couples therapists learn from their patients and their own that make their relationships better.

5 Damaging Things You Should Never Say to Your Spouse


April 26th, 2016
Find out 5 damaging things you should not say to your spouse and that can permanently hurt your relationship or create resentments.

How to Make Your Relationship Better


April 4th, 2016
Here are some tips on how to make your relationship better from a couples’ therapy expert.

Relationship Tips and Ideas from Well-Known Couples’ Therapy Experts


March 28th, 2016
Here are some tips and ideas from well-known couples’ therapy experts that can help improve your relationship with your partner.

How to Deal with a Jealous Spouse


February 12th, 2016
Learn how to deal with a jealous spouse and how you can help avoid any abusive behavior.

Before We Got Married We Didn’t Want Children But Now I Do – What to Do?


February 5th, 2016
What to do when before getting married, you and your spouse didn’t want children but now you do.

What to Consider If Your Future Spouse Is A Recovering Alcoholic


January 29th, 2016
What are the things to consider if your future spouse is a recovering alcoholic and how to help them.

How Couples Can Work Things Out When Dealing With Financial Issues


January 22nd, 2016
Difference in finances and money can be a major challenge for couples. Learn how you and your spouse can work things out when dealing with money disagreements.

What Are Some Of The Questions I Should Ask My Partner Before We Get Engaged And Married?


January 15th, 2016
Find out what questions to ask your partner before getting engaged and married. Get advice from a licensed NYC marriage and couples therapist.

We Have Different Religions and Cultural Backgrounds – Should We Still Get Married?


January 12th, 2016
Should couples with different religions and cultural backgrounds get married? Get advice from an experienced couples therapist in New York.

How To Make The Most Of Your Pre-Marital Counseling Sessions?


December 29th, 2015
Find out how you can get the most out of your pre-marital counseling sessions.

Eight Signs Your Significant Other Is Experiencing Depression


November 29th, 2015
Learn these 8 signs of depression often seen in loved ones. When you know, you will be able to be there for them when things get tough.

How Couples Can Open The Flow Of Communication


November 29th, 2015
When there is a communication breakdown, what do you do? Irina Firstein weighs in on how couples can improve communication.

How Comparison May Be Destroying Your Marriage


November 23rd, 2015
Comparing ourselves and our marriages to those others may be natural, but can jeopardize your relationship. Find out how.

How To Cope With Personal Anxiety Within A Relationship


October 28th, 2015
You must understand the source of your anxiety in a relationship to properly address it, and couples therapy can help with this process.

Is Your Relationship Making You Crazy In Love Or Driving You Crazy?


October 28th, 2015
When you are in love you feel anxious, but in a good way, when your relationship is driving you crazy you may need therapy.

How Do You Know If Pre-marital Counseling Is Right For You?


October 26th, 2015
If there are any issues that need to be worked out between a couple, it is better to confront them with pre-marital counseling sessions before the wedding.

Has Your Significant Other Cheated? Here’s What To Do Next


October 26th, 2015
If your significant other has cheated, the relationship can be repaired through couple’s counseling once the issue is confronted and the cheating partner owns up to the illicit behavior.

Pre-Marital Counseling: Why It Is a Must Before “I Do”


October 5th, 2015
It is healthy for couples to address any issues before getting married, and get a head start on tackling potentially catastrophic problems that can occur later.

3 Ways To Put That Spark Back In Your Marriage


September 30th, 2015
Married life can become less romantic, therefore it is important to preserve your marriage by focusing on each other and making one another feel important.

8 Tips For Improving Your Relationship With Your Stepchildren


September 16th, 2015
It is often difficult to be the stepparent. Learn how to navigate this situation to achieve the best possible outcome for you and your stepchildren.

Why We Need To Chill Out And Unplug


September 10th, 2015
We are all guilty of looking at our phones even when we are not at work and with the people we love. Take time to unplug your technology for a better experience and better relationships.

Is It Ever Too Late For Relationship Counseling?


September 2nd, 2015
In certain cases it may be too late for relationship counseling, know when your relationship needs help before it is too late.

How Trauma Leads to Depression and Anxiety


August 25th, 2015
Do not let trauma turn into depression and anxiety. Counseling is available to help deal with trauma before it becomes all consuming.

How Do You Know When Your Relationship Needs Counseling?


August 16th, 2015
All types of relationships can benefit from counseling, but there are specific signs to help you know when it is time to get counseling for your relationship.

Are we Going Through a Bad Phase or Are we Broken?


July 22nd, 2015
Determine if your relationship is on the way to recovery or on the way to self-destruction. Irina Firstein explains the difference between, a “bad phase” and “broken” relationship.

DOES TECHNOLOGY HURT RELATIONSHIPS?


October 20th, 2014