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On this episode, host Rita Celli interviews Dr. Shauna Springer on the topic, "Is Marriage a Relationship Killer?"


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Does the "Bachelor" Franchise Emotionally Exploit Its contestants?

     (as quoted by Melissa Locker, and published online for Cosmopolitan magazine on March 2016)


This blog is a thinking person’s reflections on life, love, and happiness. The author, Dr. Shauna Springer, is a licensed psychologist, relationship and lifestyle researcher, and author of the book Marriage, for Equals: The Successful Joint (Ad)Ventures of Well-Educated Couples . Drawing from clinical examples, literary and media sources, and relevant research, this blog series offers a clear and insightful analysis of what it really takes to create and sustain an exceptional and lasting marriage and a satisfying and successful life.