Ep 95: Resilience In Love: Thriving With A Difficult Partner

If you’re married to a difficult partner, you don’t want to miss this episode. You don’t have to live a life of frustration and confusion.

There’s a better way to approach your relationship that doesn’t include suffering and discontentment.

You may need to adjust your expectations or you may need to set some powerful boundaries.

In today’s episode you’ll learn:

  • To own your decision to stay married or complete the relationship
  • To step into your power and love from your strengths.
  • To see and value your partner’s perspective
  • To focus on what you can control
  • To be present with the good in your partner and your relationship
  • How to set a boundary if needed.

You’ll learn 5 Questions to ask yourself to get you unstuck.

Only YOU can decide if you want to stay in your marriage or not …. but if you choose to stay married to someone who is extra challenging … get the help you need … starting with this episode.

And as promised on the show, here are your JOURNAL PROMPT QUESTIONS! Listen to the show and then sit with these to discover your next best steps:

  1. What are some things about my partner that I can accept and stop fighting against? 
  2. Where can I manage this situation better instead of trying to change something I can’t change?
  3. What are some areas that I still need to do some healing in – just like my partner? Where are we mirroring each other in our habits and behaviors? How can I be an example of what’s possible in this area?
  4. What is my plan for getting outside help where we or I need it?
  5. Does my partner need professional help? If they do, and they refuse to get the help, what is my personal boundary that I will uphold next?
  6. What is GOOD about my partner this week? How can I appreciate the good in both of us?

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