Based on their long experiences both in and out of romantic relationships, the fundamental lesson is this: And if you're very different, the elders warn although that marriage can work, is likely to be much more difficult.I can hear some of you saying: But it would be boring if two mates were exactly alike in interests and personality!Any therapist can offer marriage counseling, but not every therapist is equipped to do it," says Carrie Krawiec, a couples and family therapist at the Birmingham Maple Clinic in Troy, Michigan."There is no such thing as eternal and permanent marital bliss," says Paul Hokemeyer, Ph. "Every relationship has struggles and challenges and evolves by working through conflicts.
Now I have talked to many people entering into relationships over the years and I have heard all kinds of reasons for falling in love.
The site, which bills itself as a place for finding deep love that leads to marriage, first launched in August 2000.
Warren, who retired in 2007, came out of retirement in 2012 to help "turn around" the company.
It doesn't depend on your lifestyle matching theirs (i.e.
married with children)," Krawiec says."In therapy, we're going to shift the system and peel back the couple's layers before healing can begin.