Whether they’re newlyweds or have been married for many years, couples find themselves struggling with anger, shock, despair, and sadness. Even if life is peaceful, couples find themselves in a marriage of convenience, or in an arrangement they endure “for the sake of the children.” Imago Therapy says that this is how things should happen. As infants, we begin our life in a state of relaxed and joyful bliss. As we grow, we experience unmet needs and lose parts of ourselves. Subconsciously, we choose a mate who can give us what we didn’t receive or lost as children. The Imago Dialogue helps couples understand what they need from each other.
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