connection in marriage

What Does it Mean When You Have Abandonment Issues? Part 5

What Does it Mean When You Have Abandonment Issues? Part 5

Imagine Hope Counseling Group has been discussing abandonment issues this week. If you haven’t gotten a chance to read the earlier posts in this series, we encourage you to read

What Does it Mean When You Have Abandonment Issues? Part 3

What Does it Mean When You Have Abandonment Issues? Part 3

Abandonment, as we have discussed in part 1  and part 2 of this weeks blog series so far, is similar to grief.

With both, you experience a loss. However with grief, the more time that elapses, the intensity of the loss decreases. With abandonment, the difference is that the loss feels personal. The intensity of the loss does not decrease because it feels personal.

What Does it Mean When You Have Abandonment Issues? Part 2

What Does it Mean When You Have Abandonment Issues? Part 2

Have you heard someone say they suffer from abandonment issues? Most people think about adoption or being left on a door step as a child, but abandonment issues can be caused by many more life experiences.

Why is Your Wife Not Attracted To You? Part 4

Why is Your Wife Not Attracted To You? Part 4

This week, Imagine Hope is finishing up with the last two reasons why your wife might be unhappy in your marriage. As we shared in last weeks blog series (the counterpart to this week-- Why is Your Husband Not Attracted To You?), unhappiness can look a lot like your spouse is not attracted to you.

Why is Your Wife Not Attracted to You? Part 3

Why is Your Wife Not Attracted to You? Part 3

This week we are writing about why your wife might be struggling with her attraction to her husband-- and why she is unhappy in your marriage. As we stated last week, we understand this isn't the case in every marriage and we are making generalizations. We are simply basing this on things we hear most wives state they are unhappy with in their marriage, and the things that can destroy her attraction to her husband.