In this episode of The Intimate Marriage Podcast, Alexandra Stockwell, MD speaks with Morgan Mellas and Rob Kandell about their relationship journey, and how they created depth, juiciness, and joy in their relationship as they navigated life’s challenges together. They discuss their passion for personal growth, the collision of beliefs about successful relationships, and the evolution of their own relationship from a coaching session to a long-distance romantic relationship.
The discussion highlights the power of emotional maturity in building a successful relationship and the possibilities that emerge when partners approach each other with open hearts and minds. This episode also highlights the importance of maintaining an open and honest line of communication with your partner, asking for permission before giving feedback, and avoiding creating a parent-child dynamic in your relationship.
Also in this episode:
- Validating your partner’s feelings
- The importance of practice
- The dilemma of coaching your spouse
- Avoiding parent-child dynamics in relationships
- Approaching your partner in a responsible way
- Nutrition and growth in relationships
- Making an overt commitment to each other
- Handling rejection
- Maintaining an open line of communication
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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!