Has lockdown broken your relationship and is it irreparable

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Love is an important driver in any relationship. However, during lockdown even the most sturdy, ‘loved up’ couples have experienced problems in their relationship, some are even beyond repair.  Jean Claude – Chalmet, renowned psychotherapist at The Place Retreats explains that: “While love is important, the truth is love alone isn’t enough. Love is the bond that […]

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Couple Relationships Part 3 – Is it Possible for Couples to Overcome Boredom and Loneliness in a Relationship?

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There are many reasons why people experience feelings of loneliness and boredom in a relationship. And this is particularly true for couples who have been together for a long time. But is it something that can be overcome or is this just the way some relationships go in the end? According to psychotherapist and Founder […]

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Couple Relationships Part 2 – How Therapy can Help Couples During a Midlife Crisis

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Most of us at some point in our lives will have to face the reality of a mid-life crisis. And what that will look and feel like is very different for everybody. In the second part of our couple relationships series, Jean-Claude Chalmet, renowned psychotherapist and Founder of The Place Retreats examines couple relationships, particularly […]

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Couple Relationships Part 1: Surviving the Fallout from an Affair

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In the first of this three-part podcast series – lead psychotherapist and Founder at The Place Retreats, Jean-Claude Chalmet, discusses the interesting dynamic between couples and relationships.  During the interview, Jean-Claude highlights the value that couples therapy can bring and explains that with the right type of therapy and guidance, couples can overcome most things, […]

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Love in the lockdown — sex and relationships in quarantine

Orders to stay at home mean our relationships are being put to the test. Psychotherapist Jean-Claude Chalmet shares his advice for couples At a time like this — especially at a time like this — your love and sex life matter profoundly. Our attention has been abruptly drawn to what we often take for granted […]

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