After the Emotional Affair- How to Affair Proof Your Marriage

After the initial pain of dealing with an emotional affair has passed, it is time to focus on building a relationship that is immune to future emotional infidelity.  The process begins by creating a relationship in which the lines of communication are always open. Often, couples will open themselves up to affairs because they feel […]
Continue reading…

 

How to Build Trust after an Emotional Affair

One of the most devastating effects of an emotional affair is the destruction of trust between two people.  Rebuilding that trust is the key to creating a happier, healthier marriage.  While you may be tempted to make demands that your partner give up all privacy, your relationship will suffer in the long term. Healing requires […]
Continue reading…

 

How to Confront Your Spouse about an Emotional Affair

Realizing that your partner is likely involved in emotional infidelity can be devastating, but how you confront your spouse will likely determine whether or not your relationship can be saved.  For many people, their first impulse is to become angry and accusatory, but if you are interested in fixing the problem rather than breaking up, […]
Continue reading…

 

Why Do Emotional Affairs Happen?

The most painful question to ask is why your partner has engaged in an emotional affair.  The reasons behind an emotional affair are more complicated than those behind a physical affair.  Most people don’t intend to get involved in an emotional affair.  In most cases, emotional infidelity is something that just happens. For most people, […]
Continue reading…