Every relationship is unique, but most relationship problems are pretty much the same.
See also: 4 things that can kill your relationship.
Couples therapists tend to see identical issues crop up constantly, which is actually good news for you.
Why? Because the pros know a handful of smart solutions that more often than not nip the issue in the bud.
“Most conflicts tend to be caused by a breakdown in communication,”says Ginnie Love, Ph.D., a psychotherapist in private practice in South Florida.
“When couples share their feelings with each another, they come to a deeper level of intimacy, and as a result, they avoid blame and finger pointing during disagreements.”
See also: how to solve disagreements in your marriage.
Ready to get the love back without landing on a counsellor’s couch? (That said, see how pre-marriage counselling can actually help your marriage.) Here are the top 5 relationship issues that therapists see—and how to fix them fast.
This story was first published on www.menshealth.com.sg.