How does birth control affect relationships? In more ways than you might think! Many people mainly attribute birth control's impact on relationships with regards to the sex drive and the physical symptoms that birth control can have. It's important to be aware of the various methods and the effects that they can have on the relationship as their side effects can be quite pronounced.
It's also important to be aware that birth control has on relationships with the discussion and differing opinions that you may have about having or not having kids.
Birth control and family planning is an issue that comes up quite often with the couples that we work with.
Differing opinions about Kids/No More Kids can affect relationships
Couples can have different opinions about whether they want to have children or not and/or when they want to have children and it's important to be able to work on those issues together peacefully.
Become aware that birth control can definitely impact your relationship and contact us if it is having a less than desirable affect on your marriage so that we can help you both get your needs met in a connected way.
Talk with us about how Imago therapy can help you figure out how to come together around this issue of having more/no more children.
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Shlomo and Rivka Slatkin