Yes, you can have a successful divorce, says relationship therapist Esther Perel. The first step? Writing goodbye letters to each other.

Relationship researcher Eli J. Finkel shares a three-step process to help you identify — and get — what you most want out of your marriage.

Most kids will suffer for a short time after a marriage ends, but what exacerbates and extends their stress and anxiety is their feeling torn between two parents, says communication researcher Tamara Affifi.

American society has branded marriage as an institution of love, and yet we cling to old-fashioned narratives about divorce. Astro Teller and Danielle Teller argue that this is harmful to individuals, couples — and society at large.

Philosopher Yann Dall’Aglio argues that the quest to be the perfect lover is a distinctly modern delusion — and that it erodes the very relationships we seek to strengthen. Here’s why we should forget about performance and instead seek a less than perfect union.

One researcher’s quest to surface and end discrimination against single people.

Esther Perel on the secret to sustaining desire.