CATEGORY: Relationship and Marital Problems > After the Affair 23 articles

Marriage Counseling and Couples Therapy for Overcoming Extramarital Affairs in PhiladelphiaAfter the affair, you or your partner may be struggling with a whole host of questions: is this marriage worth saving? Can this marriage be saved? Why did your spouses cheat? Could she / he be suffering from something even bigger like a ssexual addiction? Will you ever be able to forgive the person who had the affair? Or let go? Most importantly what is the best way to move forward from this juncture. While in the past you may have struggled with the internal fear of infidelity, now you have to grapple with the realities of it. Some relationships can recover and in an odd sort of way, become stronger for the affair, yet for others, the extramarital affair is the kiss of death.

Below you will find all the articles written on this topic.


Mourning Your Affair Partner

Posted by: Emily Endres, Intern

Losing anyone you love is difficult. But losing an affair partner is difficult and complicated. This is because you may be excluded from normal mourning activities and rituals, and may…


Creating Boundaries After An Affair: Technology and the Internet

Posted by: Melvin Tillman, Melvin Tillman, MA

It comes to no shock that we live in a technologically advanced world. However, it can be easy to ignore or be unaware of the impact that technology has on…


Disclosing Your Partner's Sexual Affair

Posted by: Melvin Tillman, Melvin Tillman, MA

Being cheated on is a painful experience that often feels devastating.  What’s worse is figuring out how to move forward after the emotional/sexual affair with your partner.  While you are…


Coping with Infidelity

Posted by: Melvin Tillman, Melvin Tillman, MA

Infidelity can be devastating.  No matter how you personally define infidelity, having an agreed upon set of rules broken hurts.  Pain, embarrassment, anger, sadness, insecurity, and other powerful emotions can…


Dating After Infidelity

Posted by: Melvin Tillman, Melvin Tillman, MA

Dating After Infidelity

            You were in a relationship, your partner cheated on you, it was devastating, and now you want to date again.  However, the question becomes, “How do…


Being the Perpetrator of Infidelity

Posted by: Melvin Tillman, Melvin Tillman, MA

Being the Perpetrator of Infidelity

 

            What if you were the perpetrator of infidelity and still wanted to make your marriage work?  This can be a scary, unsettling, and confusing…


Repairing Self-Worth After Infidelity

Posted by: Melvin Tillman, Melvin Tillman, MA

Being the victim of infidelity can be incredibly damaging to one’s ego and self worth. Once learning your partner committed infidelity, it’s common to have an array of negative thoughts…


Why People Occassionally Cheat

Posted by: Center for Growth Therapists

Why People Occasionally Cheat

Have you ever wondered why people occasionally cheat in their relationships?  What could possibly be their motivation and how could they violate the delicate thread of trust? …


Partners Who Cheat

Posted by: Center for Growth Therapists

Partners Who Cheat With Married Individuals: This tip will focus on understanding partners who are in committed relationships, but who cheat with married individuals. This comes in wake of the


Ashley Madison

Posted by: Center for Growth Therapists

With the recent Ashley Madison email leak, individuals are flocking to websites to check and see if their partner has signed up with the site. If you have been having…


Cheaters: Who And Why

Posted by: Center for Growth Therapists

Cheaters: Who Are They and Why Do They Do It?

Why do people cheat?  There are many reasons that people cheat.  You may hear people say that we as humans…


How Do I Get The Most Out Of Couples Counseling?

Posted by: Alex Robboy, CAS, MSW, LCSW Individual, Couples & Family Therapy IMAGO Certified Marriage Counselor AASECT Certified Sex Therapist Supervisor Founder & Director of the Center for Growth Inc.

How Do I Get The Most Out Of Couples Counseling? (Couples Counseling, Marriage Counseling & Sex Therapy in Philadelphia)

How do I get the most out of couples counseling? Making the decision…


Awaking Your Sexual Self & Getting More Out Of Sex

Posted by: Alex Robboy, CAS, MSW, LCSW Individual, Couples & Family Therapy IMAGO Certified Marriage Counselor AASECT Certified Sex Therapist Supervisor Founder & Director of the Center for Growth Inc.

Awakening Your Sexual Self...And Getting More Out of Sex: Do you get nothing out of sex? Do you feel like you must be missing something? If so, then this tip is…


Understanding the Role Your Family of Origin has in the way you Resolve Conflict with a Partner

Posted by: Alex Robboy, CAS, MSW, LCSW Individual, Couples & Family Therapy IMAGO Certified Marriage Counselor AASECT Certified Sex Therapist Supervisor Founder & Director of the Center for Growth Inc.

Therapy in Philadelphia: This genogram tip is designed for individuals in relationships who want to explore their family of origin as one way to learn more about their role in…


Coping After An Affair: When Your Suspicions Are Confirmed

Posted by: Jennifer Foust, PhD, MS, LPC, Director of Clinical Services

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Coping After An Affair: When Your Suspicions Are Confirmed

If you just found out that your partner had an affair, you likely feel very hurt, angry…

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