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Conflict in the Imago Relationship: Being Heard and Understood

Can you imagine a tiger and turtle as mates? When a tiger faces conflict, the claws come out, the front paws go up in the air and she roars! When a turtle faces conflict, he retreats into his warm and safe inner shell while he waits for the situation to change. To state the obvious:…

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How The Imago Dialogue Helps Couples Reconnect

The heart of Imago Relationship Therapy is the Imago Intentional Dialogue. It is in the dialogue that couples learn how to speak so that their partners can hear them; how to listen so that they may hear their partners; and how to mend the inevitable ruptures that arise in any relationship and reconnect with one…

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What is Imago Therapy? And How Imago Therapy Helps Couples

Marriage is a psychological and spiritual journey that begins in the ecstasy of attraction, meanders through a rocky stretch of self discovery, and culminates in the creation of an intimate, joyful, lifelong union. Whether or not you realize the full potential of this vision depends not on your ability to attract the perfect mate, but…

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How To Find A Therapist Who Is A Good Match For You

It is not a simple task to find a therapist. The right therapist for you is one who makes you feel comfortable, heard and understood.  How do you find such an individual?  It takes a mixture of research and intuition — Information is important, but intuition is critical. Begin by asking yourself what you would…

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Northern California LGBTQ Community Centers

Contra Costa County Concord Rainbow Community Center Alameda County Hayward Lighthouse Oakland Oakland LGBTQ Community Center Marin County San Rafael Spectrum LGBT Center Santa Clara County San Jose Billy DeFrank Center San Francisco San Francisco LGBT Community Center

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