The Power of Ritual

Some years ago, we attended a Smart Marriages conference in the United States. One of the most memorable inputs was from Dr Bill Doherty, a family therapist and author. Over dinner,

The Power of Ritual2020-01-07T19:54:58+11:00

Spiritual intimacy shouldn’t be taboo

Religious practice and spiritual belief is often a point of difference for couples, especially if they come from different religious traditions. But having religious differences should never be a reason for

Spiritual intimacy shouldn’t be taboo2018-01-24T14:23:33+11:00

Marital Resilience

Marriage can be a tough gig these days. We live in a culture that almost expects marriages to fail and so it is more important than ever that we take steps

Marital Resilience2018-03-13T16:29:10+11:00

Do Catholics Have Better Sex?

According to research by the Family Research Council, that's a resounding 'Yes!' Drawing on data from a number of studies, devout, married Catholics have the best sex of any demographic group,

Do Catholics Have Better Sex?2020-01-21T15:16:37+11:00

Three Tips for Trust – Article

Relationships thrive when trust is strong. But how do we build it in the first instance, and then recover it if we’ve lost it? Here are three tips to help you build

Three Tips for Trust – Article2015-01-15T14:54:04+11:00

8 Habits of Healthy Couples

Author Dr Gregory Popcak My newest book, When Divorce Is Not An Option: How to Heal Your Marriage and Nurture Lasting Love looks at the eight habits that healthy couples cultivate

8 Habits of Healthy Couples2020-01-21T15:02:41+11:00

My Partner Hates My Job!

Gregory K. Popcak, Ph.D., MSW.  Finding a balance between work and relationships is a challenge for everyone, but what if you and your partner disagree on what the balance is?  It

My Partner Hates My Job!2018-04-26T16:09:23+10:00

Weekly Podcasts

Tune in to local Wollongong radio, Pulse 94.1 to hear Francine & Byron Pirola and many more guest speakers.  The Journey show airs on Sundays 11am-12pm and Wednesdays 10-11pm     Love

Weekly Podcasts2017-04-12T13:45:38+10:00