How to Cope when your Ex Moves on to a New Relationship

The American sitcom, Modern Family, makes separation and divorce look easy. The characters seamlessly move from one relationship to another, and the actors all appear to accept the ever-moving changes without seemingly registering any of them. Perhaps the clue here is...

Couples and the UK-EU Divorce

After all the uncertainty over the past weeks and months we know now the UK has voted for a Divorce from our European neighbours. The aftermath of this vote seems to be causing mayhem and anxiety amongst the political parties and stock markets around the world as...

Endings

Reading the Sunday papers recently I was struck by how many articles there were dealing with endings. Whether it’s Boris Johnson ending his Mayorship, President Obama coming to the end of his term in office or the UK being uncertain about whether to end its long...

Counselling when considering Separation

Couples sometimes contact Coupleworks when they are facing the end of their relationship and have the wish to separate as amicably as possible, and with consideration and understanding. Counselling can offer support when the grief at the thought of a break-up feels...

Separation – helpful hints for ending a relationship

Separation. Helpful hints for ending a relationship because ….. Breaking Up Is Hard To Do   Remember when you held me tight, And you kissed me all through the night. Think of all that we been through, And breakin’ up is hard to do. sang Neil Sedaka in...

Counselling could have helped

It’s a couple thing. What happens when a partner decides they no longer want to be in the relationship. Were the signs not clear enough? Scotland, it’s been a long and historic union – when did you decide that you no longer felt that your needs...