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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, November 10, 2015

Creating Safe Space for Our Mate

How do you typically respond under relational pressure? Do you fight, flight, freeze, or flow?

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Monday, November 02, 2015

The Art of Staying Married!

Marriage counselor Dr. David Hawkins shares five steps to practice that will reap rich rewards in your marriage.

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Monday, October 26, 2015

When Relating Hurts!

Nothing good comes from this style of relating, and without definitive intervention, it can be the undoing of the strongest couple.

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Tuesday, October 20, 2015

When Coping Is Destructive

Dr. David Hawkins reviews several steps to help you stop avoiding conflict and face the important people in your life with integrity and courage.

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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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