About Dr Morgan Cutlip

I am a wife, a mom, a PhD in Psychology and an advocate and life-long lover of all things relationships. My work centers around creative content development for My Love Thinks as well as research on the Love Thinks programs. I have a particular passion for helping my generation of Millennials find love, happiness, and longevity in their relationships. Oh yeah I have conducted several studies on the Love Thinks programs as well as research on the high divorce rate of female soldiers. If you are into reading that stuff, you can find it at www.lovethinks.com. PS I am available for questions so hit me up at morgan@lovethinks.com.

5 Easy ways to support your partner

Supporting your partner can take on many forms; however if you are failing to provide support or are providing the wrong type of support, your relationship will definitely suffer. But fear no more, here is your guide to 5 easy ways to support your parter. 1.GET FIRED UP ON YOUR PARTNER'S BEHALF If you've ever

Strategies for managing difficult conversations

In relationships it is a fact that at some point you will engage in a difficult conversation with your partner. Sometimes these go well and, really, good for you. Healthy communication through difficult conversations is a massive achievement. đź‘Ź However, it is MORE likely that you will encounter common issues like defensiveness, vulnerability, feeling frustrated,

What to do when you don’t understand your partner’s behavior

Remember these three words: BEHAVIOR IS COMMUNICATION So…. Does your partner go silent during a tough discussion? Does your partner’s tone change when having certain conversations? Does your partner get emotional when you respond in certain ways? Does your partner get defensive when you bring up a complaint? Does your partner reject your bids for

8 Reasons you shut down during arguments

8 REASONS YOU SHUT DOWN DURING ARGUMENTS. Shutting down during an argument happens. It’s normal…sometimes. However shutting down is something that should be an exception to your communication style and not the norm. There are times when shutting down is protective and productive, anyone remember, “when you can’t say anything nice, then don’t say anything

Are you sabotaging your relationships?: Blind spot #4

I once worked with a woman who had an extensive history of childhood abuse. She presented to therapy because her current partner was physically and verbally abusing her. It was causing her significant PTSD symptomology and left her just completely bewildered how she could find herself right back in an abusive relationship after vowing to

Are you sabotaging your relationships?: Blind spot #3

The popular phrase “opposites attract” can be a bit misleading. On one hand, it is often true. I mean it’s a saying for a reason right?! The reality is that people often are interested in another person with qualities that they themselves don’t possess. For example, if you’re introverted, it’s nice to be with someone

Are you sabotaging your relationships?: Blind spot #2

We all have our relationship blind spots. And many times our blind spots are a result of past hurts or experiences in our life. The great news is that we are not imprisoned by our past, we can make changes and the first step in that direction is identifying our issues. So on that note

Are you sabotaging your relationships?: Blind spot #1

I think that at one time or another we’ve all been guilty of self-sabotage when it comes to love. That we’ve had a blind spot that we missed and it totally ruined what could have been a wonderful. So I want to put out there the first of four major relationship blind spots you may

Sexless marriages: causes and what to do about it

Are you in a sexless marriage? If you’re not sure, a sexless marriage is when a married couple has little to no sexual activity in their relationship. Researchers often define this as being sexually intimate fewer than 10x a year, which according to a National Health Survey, would include 20% of married couples. Newsweek magazine

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