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Marriage 911

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Dr. David Hawkins is the director of The Marriage Recovery Center and has been helping couples in crisis restore and revitalize their relationships for more than 30 years.

At The Marriage Recovery Center, Dr. Hawkins promotes '3 Days To a New Marriage, Guaranteed!' Contact TMRC for a free 20-minute consultation.

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Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Restoring Balance to Your Marriage

If you’ve been married for more than six months, you know the truth of that statement. Once the honeymoon is over, real relating begins. Part of that ‘real relating’ means knowing how to restore balance when thrown off balance.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Constructive Criticism: Pathway to Growth

Constructive criticism. Isn’t this an oxymoron? How can criticism ever be constructive?

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Friday, September 04, 2015

Rediscovering Healthy Self-Esteem

Have you ever wondered if it was appropriate for a Christian to have self-confidence? Is it OK to have self-esteem and a sense of appreciation for who we are and how we have been created?

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Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Feeling Lonely in Your Marriage?

Dr. David Hawkins shares some things you can do if you find yourselves detached and isolated in your pain, wanting to receive the healing you can find in Marriage Intensive Care.

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Monday, August 17, 2015

The Danger of Defensiveness

Consider these steps in remaining connected to your mate while also attending to your inner reaction to criticism.

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Tuesday, August 04, 2015

Is Your Marriage Making You Sick?

The negative impact of stress cannot be denied, but it does not stop with physical needs only. It is equally important to review the impact of stress in our emotional lives, more specifically the impact of emotional tension on our bodies and minds.

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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Emotional Dancing: Are You in Sync with Your Spouse?

We must be completely tuned into our partner. We must watch their moves, anticipate their actions, meet their needs and bring grace and kindness to the interaction.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Complain or Confront?

If complaining doesn’t cause the other person to take you seriously, what is needed? How can we speak in such a way so as to be heard and regarded seriously?

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Healing from a Broken Heart

Marriage counselor Dr. David Hawkins explores the stages of loss and steps necessary for healing from a lost love.

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Monday, April 20, 2015

One Spouse Can Save a Marriage

Marriage counselor Dr. David Hawkins advises on how a marriage can be saved even if only one spouse is showing signs of a willingness to change.

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