Terry Gaspard
LICSW

Terry Gaspard,  LICSWin Middletown, RI

About

Terry Gaspard MSW, LICSW has been a therapist and relationship expert for over 30 years. Her work focuses on helping individuals, couples, and families become more resilient, build stronger relationships and marriages, and recover after break-up and divorce. She is a contributor to nine websites including The Gottman Institute Relationship Blog and the author of the award-winning book Daughters of Divorce: Overcome the Legacy of Your Parents’ Breakup and Enjoy a Happy Long-lasting Relationship.
Terry’s forthcoming book, The Remarriage Manual: How to Make Everything Work Better the Second Time Around, will be published by Sounds True in February of 2020. Follow Terry at her website.

Language(s) Spoken:

  • English

My Articles

8 Ways Couples Can Effectively Repair Their Relationship After an Argument

Relationship

8 Ways Couples Can Effectively Repair Their Relationship After an Argument

Many couples ask me the same question How can we get back on track after a disagreement? Conflict is an inevitable part of an intimate relationship. Couples ...
8 Red Flags of Financial Infidelity and How to Deal with It

Finance

8 Red Flags of Financial Infidelity and How to Deal with It

Often financial infidelity can be a symptom of deeper issues in a marriage. It can have roots in feelings of insecurity and a need for protection or control. ...
How Couples Can Diffuse Power Struggles

Relationship

How Couples Can Diffuse Power Struggles

A couple that I counseled recently, Tonia and Jack, both in their late forties, remarried for ten years and raising two children, have ghosts from their ...
6 Ways to Recover from Overreactions to Emotional Triggers

Mental Health

6 Ways to Recover from Overreactions to Emotional Triggers

Couples in intimate relationships are impacted by memories of their parents examples of what it means to be a spouse. For instance, Jessica, 36, was raised ...
What to Do If Your Marriage Becomes a Battleground

Save Your Marriage

What to Do If Your Marriage Becomes a Battleground

It s often said that good communication is essential to a healthy relationship but it s rare for anyone to define what that really means. Many couples ...
If You Think Your Spouse Will Meet Your Every Need … Think Again!

Relationship

If You Think Your Spouse Will Meet Your Every Need … Think Again!

One of the most common reasons couples argue according to experts is disappointment because of unmet expectations. It isn t that you shouldn t have expectations, ...
4 Rituals to Help You Succeed When You Marry Someone Who Has Been Married and Divorced Before

Relationship

4 Rituals to Help You Succeed When You Marry Someone Who Has Been Married and Divorced Before

There are a lot of myths about entering and maintaining a successful marriage with someone who had tied the knot before such as believing that your partner ...
Surefire Ways to Deepen Your Connection With Your Partner

Relationship

Surefire Ways to Deepen Your Connection With Your Partner

Emotional intimacy is the bedrock of a fantastic marriage. Couples who can achieve secure attachment and build a strong emotional connection are able to ...
How to Use Active Listening and Validation to Improve Your Marriage

Communication

How to Use Active Listening and Validation to Improve Your Marriage

During our recent counseling session, Jill, 42, expressed concern that she was feeling dissatisfied in her marriage to Logan, 44, and said they had been ...

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42 Valley Rd Suite 3 C,
Middletown Rhode IslandUnited States 02842