In this episode of The Intimate Marriage Podcast, Alexandra Stockwell, MD shares one of the biggest pitfalls in communication between committed partners, and what to do to avoid it! Learn the importance of effective relationship communication skills, with a focus on how communication differences between men and women can lead to misunderstandings and frustration.
In her discussion, Alexandra emphasizes the importance of communication in maintaining healthy relationships. Specifically, women can request certain listening styles from their male partners to ensure that they are heard and understood. However, effective communication requires both partners to be receptive and actively engage in the process.
Also in this episode:
- Importance of communication in all areas of life
- The difference in communication styles between men and women
- Report talk vs. rapport talk
- Frustration caused by communication differences in heteronormative relationships
- How women can communicate to be heard and understood by their male partner
- Benefits of being heard and understood in a relationship
- Need for partners to improve relationship communication skills
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About Alexandra Stockwell, MD
Known as “The Intimacy Doctor,” Alexandra Stockwell, MD is a Relationship and Intimacy Coach and an Intimate Marriage Expert who specializes in coaching ambitious, successful couples to build beautiful, long-lasting, passionate relationships. She is the bestselling author of “Uncompromising Intimacy,” host of The Intimate Marriage Podcast and creator of the Aligned & Hot Marriage program.
For over two decades, she’s been guiding men and women to bring pleasure and purpose into all aspects of life— from the daily grind of running a household to creating ecstatic experiences in the bedroom—all while maintaining extraordinary professional success!