Social networking has fundamentally changed how we interact with one another. For example, researchers find, time and again,1,2 that interactive networking sites are helpful in maintaining relationships with our close friends and family as well as with our acquaintances. But … [Read more...] about How Dare You “Unfriend” Me
A reader recently asked: My husband and I have a new friend that is female and single. My husband texts, calls, and visits with her even when I'm not there. I am feeling very jealous. I can tell he likes her but he doesn't think I should be jealous. She is my friend too so it's … [Read more...] about What Should I Do About My Jealousy?
Romantic partners have been involved in long-distance relationships ever since humans started traveling great distances to hunt, gather, explore new lands, and engage in battles. Now, these long-distance relationships (LDRs) are aided by emerging technologies such as Facebook and … [Read more...] about Does Distance Matter?: How To Manage Geographic Separation in Relationships (Part 2)
In this season of high school and college graduations, many dating partners are likely facing the prospects of being geographically separated. What should these dating partners know about long-distance relationships? Are long-distance relationships substantially different from … [Read more...] about Does Distance Matter?: Geographically Close vs. Long-Distance Relationships (Part 1)