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Are myths and misperceptions preventing you from having a happy relationship?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Communicate
When we enter a relationship, we bring in our own belief system based on many factors: family of origin, personality, life-experiences.
Non-verbal cues might be read differently in different cultures it's important to keep communication open in a relationship. It's a cliche, but relationship is a constant work. Whatever you might call a "myth", might be a form of belief for someone else.

In brief: Communicate
When we enter a relationship, we bring in our own belief system based on many factors: family of origin, personality, life-experiences.
Non-verbal cues might be read differently in different cultures it's important to keep communication open in a relationship. It's a cliche, but relationship is a constant work. Whatever you might call a "myth", might be a form of belief for someone else.
Dr. Miroslava Fox
Dr. Miroslava Fox
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Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
Clinical Psychology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Relationships
Misperceptions are the prime reason for anxiety and yes they create myths in terms of our relationship beliefs.
Try to listen carefully to learn the truth about your partner and the situations you encounter together. An open minded partner allows for conversations to flow without judgement and mythical stereotypes. My best.

In brief: Relationships
Misperceptions are the prime reason for anxiety and yes they create myths in terms of our relationship beliefs.
Try to listen carefully to learn the truth about your partner and the situations you encounter together. An open minded partner allows for conversations to flow without judgement and mythical stereotypes. My best.
Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
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Dr. Sherry Broadwell
Clinical Psychology
In brief: Relationship beliefs
Social science research reveals that the following can have deleterious effects: the belief that disagreements are destructive, that mind-reading is essential, that partners cannot change, that sex should be perfect every time, that men and women are vastly different, and that great relationships just happen.
These beliefs appear to put people at risk for relational distress and dissatisfaction.

In brief: Relationship beliefs
Social science research reveals that the following can have deleterious effects: the belief that disagreements are destructive, that mind-reading is essential, that partners cannot change, that sex should be perfect every time, that men and women are vastly different, and that great relationships just happen.
These beliefs appear to put people at risk for relational distress and dissatisfaction.
Dr. Sherry Broadwell
Dr. Sherry Broadwell
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