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Here are some articles which might be of help and interest to you and your partmer.

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‘Communicating well and listening well are the basics of any relationship. Effective communication allows you to better understand a person or situation, resolve conflict and build trust.’

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‘Intimacy is about being emotionally close to your partner, allowing them to know how you feel and to be able to let down your defences.’

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Loss of trust

‘Betrayal, from an affair, causes loss of trust, pain, confusion and often a lack of self-esteem in the betrayed partner.

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An interview with relationship specialist Carole Kelly, about infidelity. What is it; and how can a couple survive it?

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Rituals for Couples

In my years of counselling couples it has become very clear to me that those couples with strong and meaningful rituals, also have the strongest bonds.

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Surviving Infidelity (part 2)

All affairs are likely to cause deep rifts in a relationship but the degree of problems can be determined by assessing the extent that the affair has permeated other areas of the couple’s life.

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How well do you know your partner?

One of the more common presenting problems I see when counselling couples, is that they made a commitment to be together, plan their lives and future family together, without ever discussing if they shared common values and beliefs.

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effective communication isn't always as easy as we think

Preferred Representational Systems

We all present the outside world to ourselves through our senses, in everything that we do – planning, memory, fantasising or problem solving, and we all have a preferred system that represents our world.

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Carole's workshops are Covid Safe
Carole's workshops are Covid Safe
We are going real well, probably better than we ever expected.

I personally thank you for making such a difference to my life and I know (S) feels the same.
Galah couple eating
from QLD
Your workshop was great for us and was what we needed to make a fresh start and turn our relationship around.

We'd recommend your workshop to any couple who are in trouble and want to rekindle their love!

Thanks again Carole
Galah Couple
J & M
from NSW

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Carole's workshops are Covid Safe
Carole’s workshops are Covid Safe

In the current time, I regret that I am unable to offer workshops, other than for couples living in the Oberon LGA, who are both double vaccinated.

Hopefully this situation will change soon, and you are welcome to contact me about availability for future dates.

Please note, however, the requirement for you both to be double vaccinated will remain, even when lockdown is lifted.