“Swoon” Show Notes: Episode #133: Listener Question: How do I lean into an amazing relationship that feels too good to be true?

Jeff Guenther, LPC on Oct 03, 2021 in Swoon

Today's listener question asks about a new relationship that feels too good to be true. Join Gina, Julie and Jeff as they talk about how to open your heart and trust after being hurt.

If you want your question answered call us at 971-202-0969

This episode covers:

  • The yummy and terrifying feelings that come up one month into a relationship
  • How to keep fears from past relationships from rising up in your new relationship
  • What do do when you feel awkward with sex or dirty talk
  • Feeling worthy of really good love
  • How to lean into the discomfort (while also staying grounded)
  • How to have a healing relationship after being hurt

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            Love More Fight Less, Communication Workbook for All Couples, Gina Senarighi

            Swoon Podcast: Unforgettable: Bringing Baggage into the Relationship

            Swoon Podcast: No More Drama: What The Bachelorette Can Teach Us About Love

            Swoon Podcast: Julie and Gina answer listener questions - My partner wants me to talk dirty but I'm uncomfortable...help!

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            Love More Fight Less: A Relationship Workbook, Gina Senarighi

            Your Swoon hosts

            Gina Senarighi, MS, MA, CPC is a sexuality counselor and communication consultant specializing in healthy boundaries, passionate relationships, jealousy, and infidelity. She supports non-traditional couples all over the world as a retreat leader and certified relationship coach.
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            Julie Jeske, LPC is a sex and relationship counselor. She has a private practice where she helps clients increase intimacy, ignite passion and deepen their connection to themselves and others. Julie especially loves to help women discover who they are sexually. Through counseling, online classes, or in-person retreats; her clients learn how to talk about their sexual and relationship desires, and explore ways to make them a reality.
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            Jeff Guenther is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Ashville, NC.

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