spiral2grow, a counseling practice in Midtown Manhattan (New York City), provides the necessary skills to break negative vicious cycles that are so detrimental to couple’s relationship. Our experts, couples therapists and marriage counselors, understand how to overcome vicious cycles and help build successful relationships by teaching healthy relationship skills. Learn information about Couples counseling New York, NY here.
Negative patterns in relationships are like negative thoughts – they tend to become a self-fulfilling prophecy. Habits, in general and, negative behavioral patterns specifically, are hard to break because they are the product of ongoing repetition over a long period of time. It also has secondary gain and fulfills a psychological need. Many negative patterns in intimate relationships are the result of historical baggage that manifest itself in breakdowns in communication, boundaries, intimacy and other relationship elements. Fortunately, most of these vicious cycles can be broken and changed to establish new healthy patterns to ultimately create happy and successful dynamics.