Category Archives: sex

Yes, You Need A Vacation!

Yes, You Need A Vacation!

In therapy, everyone’s homework should be to take a vacation. Getting away has a million benefits – especially for couples. And especially during stressful times! Check out these 4 reasons to take a vacation from The Marriage and Family Clinic couples’ specialist, Chris Cummins: #1 Break The Routine Every day, you have been accustomed to… Continue Reading

Are You Breaking Your Marriage’s  Sex Contract?

Are You Breaking Your Marriage’s Sex Contract?

When you get married, you sign a marriage certificate. This certificate says that you’ll live together as a lawfully wedded couple until death do you part. But along with this marriage certificate, you’re also signing a series of legal contracts as well. These contracts state that if you divorce (i.e. break the marriage contract) that… Continue Reading

We Have Sex… but No Intimacy

We Have Sex… but No Intimacy

When I ask people about sex and intimacy the answer often reflects a belief that they are one and the same. We believe both to mean the act of sexual intercourse. It’s true that they go hand in hand within a healthy relationship, but they don’t need each other to exist. If you are in a relationship that has no intimacy it feels like… Continue Reading

Help! Our Relationship Is Boring!

Help! Our Relationship Is Boring!

Between work, having kids, and coming home tired every night, the spark in your relationship can easily fade away. But, remember what it was like at the beginning of your relationship – less obligations, spontaneity, and courage to try new things. Don’t stay bored in your relationship! Try these 4 techniques to help get your… Continue Reading