Relationship counseling is the process of counseling the parties of a relationship in an effort to recognize and to better manage or reconcile troublesome differences and repeating patterns of distress. The relationship involved may be between members of a family or a couple (see also family therapy), employees or employers in a workplace, or between a professional and a client. Couple therapy (or relationship therapy) is a related and different process. It may differ from relationship counseling in duration. Short term counseling may be between 1 to 3 sessions whereas long term couples therapy may be between 12 and 24 sessions. An exception is brief or solution focused couples therapy. In addition, counseling tends to be more 'here and now' and new coping strategies the outcome. Couples therapy is more about seemingly intractable problems with a relationship history, where emotions are the target and the agent of change. Marriage counseling or marital therapy can refer to either or...
Wild bachelors before wedding
My sister recently got married and found that her husband had a very wild bachelors where a girl was left alone with him for over an hour in a room by his friends. She is very very confused and disturbed now. I don't know what advice to give her. more »
Sister-in-law is cheating on my brother
My brother got married two years ago to a girl of his choice but i never liked her, 'coz i think she's cheating on him. I have often seen my sister-in-law hanging out with other men in my brother's absence. She is always busy talking on phone to her more »
Extra Marital Relationship
I am 24 yrs, married since last 2 years, now in California, USA. Shattered when found my husband suffering from erectyle dysfunction after marraige and that too after reaching California. 2 years In two years married life I feel that my husband has more »
'Dating a younger boy'
I am at 28-year-old independent woman who is caught in the middle of a very turmoil relationship. I met a 20-year-old free-spirited young intern in my office and fell in love with him. He was charming and very cute and I couldn't help controlling my more »
'I love two-timing my boyfriend'
I am in a committed relationship with my boyfriend but still I love to hang out with other men and get cosy too. At times, I have even dated a few of them seriously, and my boyfriend has no clue about all this. I somehow enjoy this two-timing more »
My husband still loves his ex wife
I have been married for the last 2 years and though ours was an arranged marriage i had hope that we would make our marriage work. Just when i thought our frequent fighting had finally ended, i got a shock of my life. While cleaning my husband's more »