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What is Imago Relationship Therapy and How It Can Help You

Imago Relationship Therapy

Imago Relationship Therapy has been developed in the 1980s by Dr. Harville Hendrix and Dr. Helen LaKelly Hunt. It is a form of couples therapy and relational counseling that focuses on transforming any couple conflict into an opportunity for growth and nurture. Imago is known for its dialogue techniques which teach powerful, effective communication skills …

Conflict in a relationship: between the good and the bad

In today’s hustle and bustle, with all the dating apps, romantic comedies, or reality shows out there, one can easily forget that a relationship is work-in-progress, and conflict in a relationship is part of that work. Conflict occurs in all relationships. From the slightest verbal disagreement to long-lasting arguments and misunderstandings, people argue sometimes, and …

Why do we fall in love? – science, ideal and reality

couples therapy

So, why do we do it? What does falling in love mean from a scientific point of view? This we might be able to answer. Why do people fall in love with one person rather than another? That we don’t know for sure, and it might always remain the greatest mystery of all. Naturally, scientists …

Judgment in a relationship – the silent killer of love

judgment in a relationship

Ever felt like you cannot accept the behaviour of another person so you try to impose your standards upon them? That is one way of releasing judgment but judgment in a relationship is like going backwards and your partner will feel it’s not enough to be themselves. We form judgments from the stress and anxiety …

The love avoidant attachment style

love avoidant style

A love avoidant type of person will always seem mysterious, elusive like they are never there, and you can’t quite put your finger on it. Dating an avoidant, being in a relationship with a person with this attachment style feels like a disconnected, confusing experience. You sense the person is never there for you, and …

The most difficult of them all: the love language

love languages 2 halves a soul

The love language is a new way of thinking about love- a curious unyielding occurrence, seemingly without a specific form or shape, but encapsulating more philosophy than philosophy itself, and shaping the history of our planet since times immemorial. Hundreds-of-years-worth-of-art has tried to define love, epitomize it, and as a result, we now have dozens …