“Relationship skills don’t come naturally to us; they need to be learned and practiced,” says Dover, NH Couples Therapist Shane Birkel. “Like playing an instrument, the more you practice, the better you get.” Here are four winning strategies we can use to improve our relationships, starting today.
Turn a complaint into a request.
Speak out and speak up for yourself in love.
Empower each other, support each other, help each other.
Show your partner that you cherish him or her.