Category: Couples Therapy

How to Overcome Rapid Ejaculation (PE)

Rapid Ejaculation (PE) Rapid ejaculation (PE) is one of the most common sexual problems affecting an estimated 30% of men across all age groups and as with all of the ejaculatory disorders, leaves men with feelings of embarrassment and inadequacy. If you are worried that you have this complaint, consider first that the average lovemaking …

Unhealthy Relationships: Types and Symptoms

  A relationship is where two or more people or groups are connected and behave towards each other. Human beings are complex. Therefore, relationships are complex. When we are in healthy relationship with another or a group, there is a feeling of reciprocity and both parties get their needs met. Relationships can be a source …

Miscarriage. A silent loss.

Early miscarriage is the most common obstetric complication. One in four women are said to experience miscarriage at some point of their reproductive lives. In recent years, research has highlighted that following a miscarriage many couples go through painful loss and a particularly complex grieving process. Grief is a natural and healthy reaction to loss. …

Rejected and Broken in Love

  The following article comes from my own experience of working around the experience of rejection, I have used fictional characters as examples of typical human experiences seen by me over the years. The most unbearable pain is that of being rejected, especially by the breakup of a relationship, the pain can be tangible and …

Do Men and Women Grieve Differently? How Gender Impacts Loss

Grief Grief is a natural response that arises from losses that we encounter in life.¬† Many people think of grief as something that is linked to death.¬† Although death is the ultimate loss, we do encounter other losses that trigger grief such as loss of a job, a relationship, moving house/moving to a new area, …

Secondary Infertility

What is Secondary Infertility? Secondary infertility can be described as infertility on the second or later natural pregnancy. It is the inability either to get pregnant or carry a second or later pregnancy to full term. ¬†Research shows that one in seven couples in Ireland struggle with secondary infertility and it is estimated that 60% …