Zach Brittle is a Certified Gottman Therapist and works closely with The Gottman Institute as a regular contributor to the Gottman Relationship Blog. He also hosts the podcast Marriage Therapy Radio, downloadable on iTunes. He lives in Seattle with his wife and two daughters.
If You Dated Other Guys Before Him—Here’s What You Need to Know
How much do you really need to know about his romantic past?
Why You Need to Fix This One Toxic Relationship Habit That Everyone Is Doing
Constructive criticism is tricky, dangerous territory when it comes to love.
This Is One of the Most Overlooked Secrets to Building Intimacy
How you receive an apology matters almost as much as how you give one.
The 2-Step Secret To How Happy Couples Connect Through Everything
Why clashing is actually an opportunity to increase intimacy.
The One Conversation Most Couples Forget to Have Before They Get Married
How will your parents impact your marriage?
5 Steps to Saying ‘I’m Sorry’ Better and Getting Your Relationship Back on Track Faster
There is a way for couples to repair the damage.
5 Proactive Things to Do for Your Marriage Before the Wedding Day
Don’t forget to think about ever after.
The Number One Reason Couples Come to Me for Therapy
Marriages that are in trouble have this in common.
The Most Promising Wedding Vows All Have These 4 Things in Common
Your wedding vows can help set your marriage up for success.
Why the Fourth Year Is the Hardest For Marriage, and What to Do About It
You don't have to be a statistic
3 Secrets to a Happy Marriage (Even if You Have Big Differences)
Happy couples can have unresolved conflict.
5 Questions That Will Upset the Status Quo in Your Relationship
Getting settled in won’t really make you happy.
This Underrated Skill Could Transform Your Relationship—Here's How to Learn It
This type of intelligence is so much more important than your IQ.
Why You Need to Think of Your Marriage Like a Mountain
Any worthwhile endeavor is going to be difficult, and marriage is among the worthiest.
The One Skill You Need to Start Practicing if You Want a Healthy Relationship
Your mental health can make or break the way you handle conflict and relate to others.
How Emotional Intelligence Can Strengthen Your Marriage (and the Secret to Learning It)
This one secret can increase your emotional intelligence, and you’ll be surprised how simple it is.
The One Little Word That Can Help You Build a Strong Marriage, Starting Today
Because true love is all about selflessness.
The One Thing Every Couple Needs to Learn In Pre-Marriage Prep
If you're taught just one thing before you get married, it needs to be this.
This Secret Formula Helps Keep Couples Happy and Healthy
However you handle conflict, make sure you bear this tip in mind.
How to Keep Your Marriage Strong Before, During, and After a Crisis
No relationship is immune to troubles, but that doesn’t mean that no relationship is safe.
3 Simple Strategies for Spending Quality Time with Your Spouse Even When You’re Busy
One of the biggest challenges that couples face is to find time to connect with each other.
2 Words That Will Change the Way You See Your Marriage
The two things your marriage needs now.