Ep 03: How to Find Connection in Adversity - Joy & Ben


It happens sooner or later: you run into a rocky season in life, your romantic relationship, or both. And those challenging times can either be an opportunity for connection with your significant other, or a source of debilitating conflict. 

Listen in to my conversation with Joy and Ben as they not only share what drew them to each other in the first place, but the principles that enabled them to actually strengthen their relationship despite overwhelming tragedy in their lives. 

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Show Notes

How Ben and Joy Overcame Adversity and Strengthened Their Relationship:

  1. Have a belief in something bigger than yourselves

  2. Give each other space to grieve as needed

  3. Be there for your partner as they need you to be


Mating in Captivity, Esther Perel