5 Tips to Keep the Holidays Merry (Infographic Series)

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Happy holidays from HRC! This may be the most wonderful time of the year, but it’s also one of the most stressful. Try these tips to keep your holidays merry instead of harried! HRC is releasing an infographic series summarizing the research on Relationship and Marriage Education (RME). Watch for more infographics to come. Please share with your friends through email, Facebook, and Twitter, and feel free to share these images on your websites. Help [...] Read more »

Los Lazos que Unen: Creando las Tradiciones Familiares para los Días Festivos

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  ¿Cuáles son sus tradiciones navideñas favoritas? ¿Es usted el anfitrión para el juego de fútbol en el Día de Gracias? ¿Decora galletas para Santa en la noche buena? Tal vez usted prepara un plato especial navideño que rinde homenaje a su patrimonio, o invita a su familia a una cena. Es probable que estas tradiciones navideñas constituyen algunos de sus recuerdos favoritos. Las tradiciones son una fuerza poderosa de unión en las familias. Nos [...] Read more »

Ties that Bind: Creating Family Traditions for the Holidays

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What are your favorite holiday traditions? Do you host a Turkey Bowl football game on Thanksgiving? Decorate cookies for Santa on Christmas Eve? Maybe you prepare a special holiday dish that honors your heritage, or you invite your extended family over for a meal. Chances are, these holiday traditions make up some of your favorite memories. Traditions are a powerful bonding force in families; they give us a sense of identity and belonging, and bring [...] Read more »

Surviving the Empty Nest Years (Infographic Series)

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Have your kids flown the nest? The Empty Nest years can be a rewarding time in marriage, but it also brings its own unique complexities. HRC’s “Surviving the Empty Nest Years” infographic shares the secrets to falling in love again, as well as research on how Marriage Education can benefit couples in this stage of life. HRC is releasing an infographic series summarizing the research on Relationship and Marriage Education (RME). Watch for new infographics [...] Read more »

Relationship Tools for Every Season

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Welcome to Fall. As the air gets crisp and the leaves start to turn, the rhythm of our daily schedule changes, reminding us that life is all about transition. We enter the world as infants and then progress through each new season, learning as we go. Relationships pass through seasons, too, and we need to equip ourselves to deal successfully and caringly with people and situations as they develop. It is understandable to think that [...] Read more »

Cómo Mejorar Sus Relaciones—El Secreto de la Felicidad

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Las relaciones pueden ser difíciles de navegar; justo cuando piensas que todo está bajo control, las cosas toman un tono diferente. Todo cambia, igual que las hojas y el clima a nuestro alrededor, la dinámica de una relación cambia también. Las buenas noticias es que Relaciones Saludables de California acaba de crear MejoraTusRelaciones.com. Un sitio web nuevo y lleno de recursos para ayudarle a través de todos los cambios con las diferentes relaciones en su vida: [...] Read more »

Brief Review of Relationship and Marriage Education Research

By Dr. Dannelle Larsen-Rife Co-Director of Research, Healthy Relationships California Under the Bush administration, 100 million dollars was allocated for Marriage Education. While some report that the results for Relationship and Marriage Education (RME) are disappointing (Johnson, 2012), there is ample evidence that RME is effective. The Washington Post (June 27, 2010) reported several examples of research in support of RME. There are two primary examples that have been cited suggesting that RME does not [...] Read more »

Do Marriage Classes Really Work? (Infographic Series)

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Do Marriage Classes really work? Our research says yes! Beginning today, HRC will be releasing an infographic series summarizing the research on Relationship and Marriage Education (RME). Watch for a new infographic every few weeks. Please share with your friends through email, Facebook, and Twitter, and feel free to share these images on your websites. Help us get the word out about the power of RME!   Use This Graphic for FREE on Your Site! [...] Read more »

Five-Year Study Documents the Positive Impact of Relationship and Marriage Education Programs in California

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San Diego, CA—June 19, 2013—A newly published study by Healthy Relationships California (HRC), a leader in the field of Relationship and Marriage Education (RME), provides evidence that RME is beneficial for couples and individuals across a spectrum of demographic characteristics, income levels, and relationship stages.             Impact Report: Research on the Impact of Relationship and Marriage Education Programs in California is the product of the largest cross-site, cross-program study ever conducted on the impact of [...] Read more »

¿Qué hacer en el Día de Madres?

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Este mes de Mayo llega la floración de las flores y los árboles están en todo su esplendor, su follaje ya completamente desarrollado. Los días más largos de sol y la cálida temperatura señala que el verano esta por llegar. Esperamos con gusto este tiempo festivo. Lo más importante, esperamos lo que está inmediatamente delante de nosotros, ¡el Día de la Madre! ¿Cómo vas a celebrar el Día de la Madre? Este mes de mayo [...] Read more »