Relationship problems – Never say it’s over due to few bumps on the road

Expect problems in a relationship
and Eat them for breakfast

Relationship problems happen when settling the smallest issues becomes a battle for couples. A tug-of-war ensues over who is correct and who is at fault. What starts as a small discussion turns into an ugly fight, leaving a bitter environment afterwards.

Relationship problems mostly seen amongst couples

  • Unrealistic expectations
  • Communication gap
  • Lack of trust
  • Infidelity
  • Stress
  • Irresponsibility
  • Boredom
  • Interference from families
  • Trauma
  • Lack of support

Strategies to avoid a relationship problems

  • Be clear about your expectations from the relationship.
  • Respect the difference of opinions and views.
  • Don’t have an unrealistic expectation from your partner.
  • Don’t try to change your spouse completely.
  • If you don’t like a particular habit, then explain why you don’t like it with logical examples.
  • Give him/her space. You don’t own your partner or spouse. He/she has friends and a life.
  • Trust each other and don’t jump into any conclusion based upon rumors.
  • Set up some ground rules to avoid fights later.

Tips to solve relationship problems

  • Chill out and control your urge to have an ugly fight.
  • Look at the real issue and try to solve it practically.
  • Talk with your partner about the problem.
  • Make up after having a fight.
  • Pay attention when your spouse is telling something to you.
  • Be honest about your income and debt.
  • Consult a therapist if you or your partner have sexual problems.
Relationship problems come in various forms and sizes. If you’re feeling torn out due to unrealistic expectations from your partner or some other issues, then just remember you’re not alone. And there are qualified counselors who can help you deal with these problems and move forward. All you need to do is just express how you feel, fix the raging problems and hold on together.

Top therapists to deal with relationship and marriage problems

Dr. Sonia Parikh, MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Sonia Parikh, MD
Psychiatrist

Language: English

Location: Redondo Beach Clinic

Years in Practice: 8+
Dr. Vidushi Savant, MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Vidushi Savant, MD
Psychiatrist

Language: English, Hindi, Punjabi

Location: Los Altos Clinic

Years in Practice: 6+
Dr. Emaya Anbalagan, MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Emaya Anbalagan, MD
Psychiatrist

Language: English, Tamil, Hindi

Location: Los Altos Clinic

Years in Practice: 7+
Dr. Christopher Sorensen, MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Christopher Sorensen, MD
Psychiatrist

Language: English

Location: Los Altos Clinic, San Jose Clinic

Years in Practice: 8+
Dr. Joe Walker, MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Joe Walker, MD
Psychiatrist

Language: English

Location: San Francisco Clinic

Years in Practice: 26+
Dr. Joseph Burwell, DO Psychiatrist

Dr. Joseph Burwell, DO
Psychiatrist

Language: English

Location: La Palma Clinic, Redondo Beach Clinic

Years in Practice: 6+