Lissy Abrahams Blog

Why Do I Keep Seeing a Catastrophe in The Future?
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We all have a friend, or are the friend, who can see danger down the track. It could be impending
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Types of friends
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Source: MamaMia When it comes to relationships, more often than not you'll find us talking about the rollercoaster ride that is
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Why Did We Choose Our Partner?
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I was walking my dogs with my new friend Jake the other day. He was telling me about his relationship
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You’re In Denial!
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Jerry found a series of sexually suggestive text messages on his wife’s phone from her colleague Bruno. She’d mentioned their
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Our History Impacts Our View of Our Relationship
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Nicolai and Maja have been together for 8 years. They were on a date, where they had just finished a
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Nothing grows without watering – and certainly not you or your relationship
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A couple relationship is created by the two unique individuals who are drawn together for various reasons. Whatever the reasons,
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Are you an empath?
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Source: MamaMia We all have those people in our life who just *get* you. You know the ones. The friends that can
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different types of shame
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Source: MamaMia Think of the worst, most embarrassing thing that's ever happened to you. Are you picturing it? It's... bloody
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5 types of narcissists
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Source: MamaMia What do you think of when you think of a narcissist? Someone with a big ego? Someone totally in
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Coercive Control – What We Need To Look Out Fo
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Recently I finished watching the 3-part series by investigative journalist, Jess Hill, called ‘See what you made me do’. The
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different love languages
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Source: MamaMia Quick one: How do you show love to your partner? Cuddles? Quality time? Compliments? Because as you might
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expectations and beliefs about relationships
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Do you ever wonder why you view yourself, your partner, your interactions, or your relationship the way you do? Why
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judgement- but why?
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We are such a complex species us humans. We have evolved these incredible mammalian brains that can categorise, analyse, and
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Best self
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We all know that New Year’s resolutions come and go as if they were written in the wind. It’s not
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Shouting, crying, and complaining – that’s regression – an ego defence mechanism
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Our ego – the voice in our head that tells stories from first thing in the morning until late at
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It’s ok to be disappointed. Most of us are.
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At the end of 2021 most of us were desperate for the Christmas break to come and offer some reprieve
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develop our sense of safety and trust in relationships
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Why is it that some of us feel safe in our couple relationship and others don’t? Why do some of
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When should we be worried about our couple conflict?
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Many couples fight. You won’t see this on their Facebook or Instagram pics but I’m telling you they do. I
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New Year’s Separation
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Whilst many of us welcomed 2022 with excitement and thoughts of New Year’s resolutions or goals we wish to achieve,
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help deepen your relationship
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Source: MamaMia   Beyond the cute Instagram posts and meme tagging, relationships can be fickle AF. Because even if you're
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highly sensitive person
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  Source: MamaMia Whether you've watched The White Lotus or not (where have you been?!), you're probably familiar with the term 'highly
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Relationship struggle right now
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Source: MamaMia If you're in lockdown and you're a pinkie nail away from absolutely LOSING YOUR S**T if your partner so much
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Pandemic stress
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Source: Yahoo! Lifestyle It’s no secret that Christmas can stretch credit cards, waistlines and relationships. And, a recent study by HCF Australia found
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the-one-after-the-one
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Source: MamaMia You don't have to be a fan of Keeping Up With The Kardashians to know all about Kourtney Kardashian's recent engagement
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Your Relationship
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Source: MamaMia Your relationship. Are you... happy in it? Don't give us that look, we're only asking! Cause y'see, when you've
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Healthy Relationship
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    Source: MamaMia Relationships can be TOUGH. And while things like cheating and trust issues are some very obvious red
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8 signs you're in the right relationship
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Source: MamaMia When it comes to relationships, we spend a whole lotta time talking about red flags, don't we? Those kind of
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anxiety in separation and divorce
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The ending of our committed couple relationship typically starts the gruelling and exhausting separation experience. Even when we separate well
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Delta-free life
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Last Thursday marked a significant turning point in NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian’s political rhetoric about Covid-19, as two life-changing phrases
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grief process
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Grief is an overwhelming experience. It is messy, destabilising, and can be paralysing. It can grip us when we least
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separation & divorce process
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I am yet to meet anyone who wants to go through a separation or divorce process. This is not to
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Couple Listening
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Throughout history, humans across the world have endured the rampant effects of epidemics and pandemics. We, however, are living in
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lockdown impacts on relationships
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As a therapist, I am seeing first-hand the distressing impact of lockdown on couple relationships. Many were greatly impacted by
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fortress australia
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When the coronavirus pandemic began and quickly spread across regions of the world, our country’s leaders determined it best to
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get the most out of your online course
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For many decades people have been looking for the perfect book to help solve their couple conflict or they seek
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How to Build a Relationship Based on Trust
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Trust is essential in couple relationships as much of our lives together rely on trusting our partner emotionally, physically, financially
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ego
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We all have heard the word ego and many of us use it in conversation but what is the ego
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couple mindedness blog
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We all want our couple relationship to be healthy and happy. The problem is we don’t always know or understand
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coparenting
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A massive fear for most separating or separated parents is whether the children will be damaged by the process. Typically,
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Improve Communication Among Partners
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There are so many relationships that could be much healthier and happier if partners learnt how to resolve their conflict
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Relationship Is Important
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Whilst not all partners want to seek help and talk about their relationship, it really is a life-changing experience. Some
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