Committing your life to another person is sometimes both an exciting and anxiety-provoking decision. To solidify the relationship you already have and make sure that you are anticipating any and all potential stumbling blocks in your ongoing commitment to one another, it can be helpful to seek out professional counseling.
Through learning more about common pitfalls people encounter in long-term relationships and practicing healthy communication skills and conflict resolution techniques, you can provide yourself and your partner the best chance for the happy, life-long commitment for which you each hope.
Before seeing Taylor, I was struggling with OCD behavior, compulsive exercise, and learning how to cope with my past in a healthy way. He was very patient, understanding, and non-judgmental, which allowed me to uncover problems that were essentially being pushed aside. I used to get uncomfortable and self-conscious about discussing certain things that happened when I was younger, but the environment that he creates is very welcoming and I felt at ease when memories came to mind. He also asked me…