Sometimes just hearing what someone else has to say helps so much! I encourage you to write down your own experiences and send them to us. It’s wonderful and healing when you come to realize that whatever you are going through, someone else is going through the same thing. It is my hope to make this site informative and helpful in your journey.
Navigating stepfamily life can be difficult for everybody involved – the stepparents, the stepchildren, and the biological parents. We attempt to answer some commonly asked questions about everybody’s role in a stepfamily.
The StepFamily Center is dedicated to strengthening couples so they can successfully meet the challenges of the stepfamily experience!
Healing the Stepfamily from the inside out.
Did you know that you can rewire your brain to let in more intimacy and happiness? On this Monday’s “The Relationship Hour,” The StepFamily Center’s Susan Swanson will talk with Dr. Stan Tatkin, author of “Wired for Love.”
Tune in Monday, Dec. 16, from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. PST to hear Dr. Tatkin help you to build a more successful relationship.
The most important relationship you’ll ever have is the relationship you have with yourself. The StepFamily Center’s Executive Director Susan Swanson premieres her new radio show on Monday, Nov. 18, with a discussion on the importance of knowing yourself in order to have good relationships with others.
When it comes to remarriage, it’s not just your emotional state that is impacted by the quality of your relationship. Turns out your health can also be affected by the quality of your remarriage.
A 20-year longitudinal study conducted by researchers at Brigham Young University followed 1,681 couples to determine how the quality of their relationship affected their physical health. The conclusion?