April 27th, 2015

Manipulation

This week Phil and Dave talk about Manipulation and the different forms that it can take. They also talk about some ways that you can be aware of manipulation in order to help prevent yourself from being manipulated.

April 6th, 2015

Bias

This week Phil and Dave discuss the issue of bias and the ways in which in can have an impact on our relationships.

December 14th, 2014

Learning from Divorced Couples

This week, Phil and Dave talk about the things that we can learn from divorced couples that can help us to protect and improve our own relationships. Some of the points that they will discuss are the necessity of affirmation and encouragement in a good marriage, as well as the importance of taking responsibility for […]

December 8th, 2014

Family Get-Togethers

With the holidays coming up, Phil and Dave decided it would be a good idea to talk about some of the conflicts that can tend to happen during family get-togethers and some suggestions for how to handle them.

October 6th, 2014

Spouse Who is Struggling Emotionally

On this episode, Phil and Dave discuss the difficult topic of what to do when your spouse is struggling emotionally. They focus primarily on the struggles of depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder, as these are very common issues, and what to do if you believe that your spouse may be having a problem with any […]

September 29th, 2014

Dating

Many parents struggle with the topic of dating; how to talk to their kids about dating, when to allow their kids to date, etc. On this episode, Phil and Dave will discuss these issues, and will hopefully give parents some answers to some of these difficult questions.

September 1st, 2014

Why We Hurt Those We Love

On this episode, Phil and Dave talk about why we tend to hurt people we love so easily and what we can do to be more aware of our loved ones’ feelings before saying or doing something that might hurt them.

July 7th, 2014

Common Questions

On this episode, Dave and Phil discuss some common questions that they get from parents. Some of the topics that they will touch on are Communication, Repairing Relationships, and Being Encouraging vs Discouraging.

June 29th, 2014

Healthy Relationships

On this episode, Phil and Dave discuss some key features of healthy relationships. A couple of the points that they will touch are on the importance of having appropriate and realistic expectations for the people you have relationships with and the necessity of taking responsibility and having a willingness to apologize.

May 11th, 2014

Issues in Relationships

This week, Phil and Dave discuss different issues that can cause division or stress in relationships and what you can do to work through those conflicts. They also talk about what you can do to prepare for these issues in order to be ready to handle them better when they come up.