In this episode of The Intimate Marriage Podcast, Alexandra Stockwell, MD discusses the second key to an intimate marriage, which is embracing honesty. She talks about the impact of compromise and avoidance of conflict in marriages, and how it can lead to unresolved emotions and internal tension.
Alexandra emphasizes that embracing honesty is essential for building emotional, sensual, and erotic intimacy in a marriage. Embracing honesty can lead to a lack of resentment and more fulfilling relationships.
Also in this episode:
- Different types of lies that people tell in their marriages
- The impact of dishonesty on emotional intimacy in a marriage
- The importance of being honest about one’s emotions and internal state
- The cost of avoiding conflict and compromise in a marriage
- Self-awareness and vulnerability are necessary for embracing honesty
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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!