Archive | May, 2012

Intentional Dialogue

INTENTIONAL DIALOGUE By Dawn J. Lipthrott, LCSW INTENTIONAL DIALOGUE: The Dialogue was developed by Harville and Helen to help couples and others create more conscious, intentional marriages and relationships, and to thus create a better world. This basic Dialogue process combines three essential elements. Many other communication skills programs have at least one of the […]

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What IS Imago Relationship Therapy, Anyway?

WHAT IS IMAGO RELATIONSHIP THERAPY, ANYWAY? By Dawn J. Lipthrott, LCSW I use Imago Relationship Therapy as the way I work with couples because I have found it to be the most effective form of couple’s work that I have come across. I have seen couples take a marriage or relationship on the brink of […]

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Imago’s roots in Psychology – A layman’s Guide

Imago’s roots in Psychology – A layman’s Guide Tim Atkinson,  Executive Director, Imago Relationships International May 2007 Psychology “makes sense” with Imago Harville Hendrix wanted his work to help a wide range of couples.  So he made the decision to first publish the Imago system of couples therapy as a popular book, rather than a […]

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Imago Relationship Therapy

Imago Relationship Therapy By an IMAGO Practitioner. Introduction: When couples show up in my office for counselling, they are often in a stew of anger and shock, despair and sadness. Some are relative newlyweds, and they can’t understand how they have plummeted from the heights of love and glory into a swamp of hopelessness and […]

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The Imago Dialogue – 101

The Imago Dialogue – 101 Tim Atkinson, Executive Director, Imago Relationships International Why Dialogue? Dialogue can help you to keep relationships fresh and dynamic, and to get beneath conflict to rediscover a deeper connection. If I try to resolve conflict in my relationship without creating a true connection with my partner, I may just be […]

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Choosing Life in Loss

Choosing Life in Loss By Hedy Schleifer ” . . .I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore, choose life, that both you and your children shall live. . .” Deuteronomy 30:20 What I remember most about my Dad is his shining, radiant spirit.I will always remember him as a holy […]

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