Intimate relationships are such a vital part of many people’s lives, and yet so many of us occasionally struggle to maintain an honest, trusting relationship with our partner.
I know I did. I was married many years ago, and as a people-pleaser, I suppressed my personal wants and needs in order to fulfill my husband’s.
If this is an issue for you, you’ve got to listen to today’s episode with Alexandra Stockwell, M.D., best-selling author of Uncompromising Intimacy. She sheds light on common relationship pitfalls, such as high-performing women who don’t feel they get the support they need.
Alexandra and I talk about how to grow a more passionate and fulfilling relationship—one where both partners receive the support they need to thrive individually and together.
Listen to Your Permission Prescription: Episode 44 to learn more about how to make your intimate relationships more loving, supportive, and fulfilling.
What We Discuss & Highlights From Episode 44:
- The common relationship pitfalls for people-pleasers, and how to assert boundaries in a healthy way
- Why so many high-achieving people are dissatisfied with their relationship…and how a more fulfilling relationship can lead to a more fulfilling career
- Tips on how to be more present and connected with your partner
- The dilemma of high-performing women not getting the support they need from their partner