Lianne Avila is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and the founder of Lessons for Love. She has 14 years of experience in the field and loves helping couples, parents, individuals, adolescents & children through the bumps in life.
You are told that money will make you happy. Maybe, you didn’t have much money growing up, or maybe you had everything. Whatever the case, you don’t want to let money define the relationship. Learn the truth about why, money causes problems in your relationship. We live in a country that puts a high value on money. This can leave you feeling like you don’t have enough. You really can’t b [ ... ]
Taking care of yourself is one of the best things you can do for yourself. It’s easy to put yourself last on the list. You take care of your family and you prioritize work. This doesn’t leave much time for yourself. So, the question is, are you taking care of yourself during a divorce? Our bodies are like a car. They need fuel. Just like you need to fill your car up with fuel, you need to fi [ ... ]
At the beginning of a relationship, when everything is new. You can’t imagine you would ever have any kind of a challenge in your relationship. You can’t see your partner’s flaws. The relationship makes you feel wonderful. But, eventually the honeymoon is over. You start to see your partner as a real human being. With flaws, like the rest of us. Relationship problems are part of every rela [ ... ]