“My husband is NEVER going to change! He keeps promising things will be different, but words are all I hear.”

I cannot even begin to tell you how often I hear this from women calling or emailing the Marriage Recovery Center.  Countless women continue to struggle in dysfunctional marriages because they feel completely hopeless to change [...]

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A huge part of my job at the Marriage Recovery Center is helping couples to set boundaries in their marriage. I find these couples have incredible success once there are limits set around dysfunctional behavior. Marriages are saved by implementing boundaries.
As you can tell I am serious fan of boundaries.  However, the downfall [...]

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I always thought I had a normal marriage.  I was well aware that I was not living in marital bliss, but growing up with a single mother I did not see a good example of a healthy marriage.  It wasn’t until friends began making comments about how my husband spoke to me, or would constantly question me [...]

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Have you been feeling powerless in discussions with your spouse? Do you feel misunderstood, unheard, even dismissed? Are you both stuck in who is right and who is wrong? Do you find yourself wanting to “win” the fight you are both engage in?

If you answered a resounding “yes” to these questions, you are definitely not alone.  I work day in and day out [...]

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Teri Johnson, MA LMCHA

Many couples come to The Marriage Recovery Center full of bitterness, anger, and resentment.

They find themselves trapped in this continuous cycle of fighting, trying to prove their point, or what we call “building their case.” This case-building continues until one person BLOWS UP and the other withdrawals, stuffing [...]

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Do you ever feel shamed by your spouse?

Do you feel pressured to ask permission of your mate before making a commitment?
Is “should” one of your spouse’s favorite words?
If so, you are most likely being parented by your mate.  We see this weekly at the Marriage Recovery Center. Examples such as [...]

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Are you tired of the constant bickering in your marriage? Do you find yourself preparing your counter attack rather than really listening to your mate? Or have you come to a place where you just avoid your spouse altogether??

Recently I found these challenges running ramped in my 17 year marriage. I finally came to [...]

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