Emma Hogg, Pete Brincat, A Life I Choose, Malta, Psychologist, Psychotherapist

How Pete responded when Emma first said “I love you” // The Husband Tag

I don’t know about you, but I’m enjoying some gentle distraction from what we’re all going through sometimes, so here’s a game called The Husband Tag. We have fun, light conversation and also speak about some realities in our relationship. We hope you enjoy and that you play with your loved ones too!

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emma hogg, IGTV, psychotherapist, lifestyle strategist, malta

Relationships in the time of Covid

This is a beautiful question and I really thank you for your honesty. The likelihood is that most couples have had at least one (if not MORE) intense arguments in the past couple of weeks. We’re all adjusting to this new reality and although we know it’s temporary, we don’t know how long temporary is, and just because it’s temporary doesn’t mean this time period won’t have repercussions that we’ll need to deal with. This puts us all into a state of uncertainty and with uncertainty comes fear.

When we’re in a state of fear, our brains function completely differently to when we feel safe and this affects the way we feel and behave in our relationships.

Click here to watch the IGTV response to this question.

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Emma Hogg, Pete Brincat, A Life I Choose, Malta, Psychologist, Psychotherapist

Cracking the Code to a Beautiful Relationship

Being in a relationship is like being in an elevator with someone who you like but who speaks a different language to you. It’s confusing! And though you want to please each other, you often find that you’re getting the thumbs down.
There’s this beautiful concept called the 6 Human Needs and when Pete and I began to understand this concept and apply it to our relationship, we experienced a massive spike in our trust, closeness and passion.

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