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Articles: How to Stop Passive Aggression from Ruining Your Relationship

By Andrea Brandt | April 12, 2017

Learning to express anger in a healthy way will help couples resolve conflicts, instead of letting them simmer.

 

Articles: Nine Ways to Help Siblings Get Along Better

By Hank Pellissier | April 5, 2017

Squabbling siblings can have a better relationship if they learn the skills of forgiveness.

 
During the campaign for president, Toronto Star reporter Daniel Dale found that Trump lied about 20 times a day.

Articles: Can the Science of Lying Explain Trump’s Support?

By Jeremy Adam Smith | March 29, 2017

Most people think lying is wrong—unless it’s for a “good” cause. This may explain why Donald Trump gets away with it.

 

Articles: Why Losing Control Can Make You Happier

By Raj Raghunathan | September 28, 2016

We all have a deep-seated drive to feel in control. But taking it too far can make you miserable.

 

Articles: The Trouble with Grandparents

By James Kirby | September 6, 2016

Kids and families benefit from having grandparents around. Here are some tips for keeping them involved without the stress.

 

Articles: How to Overcome Destructive Anger

By Bernard Golden | August 2, 2016

Anger can make us feel out of control. Bernard Golden shares three tips for taming our temper.

 

Articles: How Mindfulness Can Help Couples Cool Down

By Linda Graham | July 5, 2016

Linda Graham explains how therapists—and couples themselves—can prevent conflicts from spiraling out of control.

 

Articles: How You Argue Could Make You Sick

By Yasmin Anwar | June 27, 2016

According to a recent study, different behaviors during romantic conflict are linked to heart problems and back pain.

 
Basic Books, 2014, 230 pages

Articles: Why Do We Laugh?

By Jill Suttie | May 28, 2014

A new book explains what humor is, how things become funny, and why evolution gave us laughter.

 

Articles: Just One Thing: Relax—You’re Going to be Criticized

By Rick Hanson | August 14, 2013

Criticism is unavoidable, but we add to its pain with the jabs we give ourselves. There's a better way, says Rick Hanson.

 

Articles: How to Have a Happy Marriage in 21 Minutes

By Bernie Wong | February 14, 2013

A recent study validates a simple task that might preserve marital satisfaction over the long haul.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Finding Happiness in Intimacy

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | July 18, 2011

Living with a spouse or a partner can be hard.

 
How do you bring up problems in your relationship with your partner? Rona and I give our tips for keeping your romantic relationship healthy and happy.

Videos and Podcasts: Finding Happiness in Intimacy

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | July 18, 2011

How do you bring up problems in your relationship with your partner? Rona and I give our tips for keeping your romantic relationship healthy and happy.

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: How Our Parents Affect Our Romantic Relationships

 

Raising Happiness: Five Simple Sex Tips for Parents

By Christine Carter | February 8, 2011

The happiest couples do the no-pants dance frequently.

 
Oxford University Press, 2010, 320 pages

Articles: A Peaceful End to the Battle of the Sexes

By Pelin Kesebir | January 20, 2011

A review of Is There Anything Good about Men?: How Cultures Flourish by Exploiting Men.

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: How to Fight with Your Spouse

 

Articles: Growing Pains

By Joshua Coleman | July 8, 2010

In his first guest blog post, psychologist Joshua Coleman explains why today's parents sometimes become estranged from their adult children—and how they can overcome these conflicts.

 

Raising Happiness: Siblings: How to Help them be Friends Forever

By Christine Carter | January 20, 2010

 

Raising Happiness: Comment Round-up: Should We Stay Together for the Kids?

By Kalai Kubendran | November 10, 2009

 

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