One of the most common challenges for couples, especially younger couples is where the extended family interferes with relationships and it can feel like you are the ‘meat in the sandwich’ dealing with conflicts between your partner and your extended family.
Derek explores the many reasons for meddling and shares ways to deal with an extended family member who may be causing issues.
Another issue Derek covers is having to set boundaries with extended family members. He provides some great strategies on how to set boundaries which is one way of strengthening relationships between all concerned.
Derek Boylen is an experienced relationship counsellor and is available for private consultation.
To enquire about private sessions with Derek, or have a specific question about family and relationships answered go to our website majellan.media and complete the enquiry form here Enquiries are made in the strictest confidence.
Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/figuring-out-families/message