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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, 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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Thursday, April 02, 2015

E-Motions: Do You Know Them?

Seeking the ability to clearly and effectively name the “energy in motion” will be helpful in all aspects of your life.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

The Power of Active Listening

Marriage counselor Dr. David Hawkins shares some of the payoffs of active listening and steps that we can take that lead the way to silencing our inner voices so that we can cultivate good listening skills.

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Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Have the Courage to Change

It is difficult to change. Now of course that is not news to you. Facing your faults, honestly, is not only frightening, but very challenging. We have practiced our behaviors, and our behavior faults, for a long time. These behaviors come easily and naturally to us. It should come as no surprise then that changing entrenched character patterns is tough, tough work.

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