When Michelle Obama revealed her and Obama had been to marriage counseling to address communication issues. She suddenly made it ok to openly admit; marriage is work and it's ok to ask for help.
Factors of everyday life can put an abundant strain on a relationship. Severe stressors may include resentment, infidelity, intimacy issues, lack of trust, and miscommunication. When problems go unresolved, or a partner is suffering from mental illness or health complications, one can feel helpless or have feelings of guilt or shame.
Couples often seek couples or marriage counseling when the relationship is at a standstill, or if they are unsure whether or not the relationship is worth salvaging.
Treatment techniques may include the following
Why wait until your in crisis to learn useful skills in maintaining a stable relationship?
Love isn't enough in maintaining a long term happy relationship. Every healthy relationship involves work. Learning effective communication, negotiation, and compromising skills will keep your marriage golden.