Entries by A Ma'at

The Damage That Silence Does To A Relationship

By Mel Schwartz, L.C.S.W. Over the many years that I’ve been practicing therapy, I’ve found that couples that are struggling in their relationships often succumb to the default mode of silence. Sometimes, it’s one person who defers to the unspoken, and at times it’s actually both. In either circumstance, such silence—not a healthy pause or meditative […]