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‘So many things are falling apart’: An Italian doctor and her husband say the coronavirus lockdown has brought their relationship and parenting issues into sharp focus

On March 10, Italy went into a nationwide lockdown in an attempt to prevent further spread of the novel coronavirus. To better understand the emotional implications of the lockdown on relationships, renowned therapist Esther Perel interviewed an Italian doctor and her husband. Perel asked about their lives right now during […]
‘So many things are falling apart’: An Italian doctor and her husband say the coronavirus lockdown has brought their relationship and parenting issues into sharp focus
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Millennials value their work more than older generations because they live in an ‘identity economy,’ says renowned therapist Esther Perel

To older generations, millennials appear lazy, entitled, and disloyal when it comes to work because they change jobs more often than previous generations did. They also are more sensitive to criticism. Although those observations may be true, renowned therapist Esther Perel said millennials’ workplace habits are actually the result of […]
Millennials value their work more than older generations because they live in an ‘identity economy,’ says renowned therapist Esther Perel
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How to tell if your job really sucks or if you’re just too picky about your career, according to renowned therapist Esther Perel

In today’s “identity economy,” younger generations increasingly view their careers as sources of fulfillment, so when their jobs fall flat, they can feel purposeless. But there’s a fine line between feeling unfulfilled and being too picky about a job title and function, renowned therapist Esther Perel told Insider. “Fulfillment is […]
How to tell if your job really sucks or if you’re just too picky about your career, according to renowned therapist Esther Perel
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Why people are unfaithful

VIDEO: Couples therapist Esther Perel reveals her provocative perspective on the subject of infidelity.
Why people are unfaithful