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A Couples Guide to Handling Holiday Conflict

Holiday stress can make this time of year challenging for couples and families.

The One Daily Talk That Will Benefit Your Marriage

A simple, effective way for couples to earn deposits in their emotional bank account is to reunite at the end of the day and talk about how it went.

How My Wedding Crisis Strengthened My Marriage

There was occasional tension during the wedding planning process when my husband and I got married, but overall everything went pretty smoothly. Ironically, it wasn’t until a few weeks after our wedding that I was faced with a wedding crisis.

Learning to Love Again After an Affair

Is it possible to rebuild trust after your partner has been unfaithful?

5 Steps to Fight Better if Your Relationship is Worth Fighting For

Conflict is inevitable in every relationship. Psychologist Dan Wile says it best: “When choosing a long-term partner, you will inevitably be choosing a particular set of unresolvable problems.”

16 Ways to Fall in Love All Over Again

Here are 16 practical ways for you to start turning towards each other:

An Affair Does Not Have to Mean the End

An affair, whether emotional or sexual, is devastating. Both partners suffer tremendous pain. But an affair does not have to mean the end.

3 Betrayals That Ruin Relationships (That Aren’t Infidelity)

Infidelity is the betrayal our society focuses on, but it is actually the subtle, unnoticed betrayals that truly ruin relationships.