Underneath all the distress, partners are asking each other: Can I count on you? Are you there for me? Will you respond to me when I need, when I call? Do I matter to you? Am I valued and accepted by you? Do you need me, rely on me?

Press and Podcasts

mindbodygreen 4 Ways To Bring Passion Back Into A Relationship March 26, 2020
The Globe and Mail How Do Long Marriages Survive? Couples Share the Secrets of Their Long-Haul Unions February 14, 2020
The Mindspace Podcast Episode 24: "Love, Attachment, and Couples Therapy with Dr. Sue Johnson" February 12, 2020

"Central Time" on Wisconsin Public Radio Why Having Close Friends Is Important and How to Do It January 2, 2020
Advice from Mom Podcast Episode 38: "Frustrated Sugar Mama with Dr. Sue Johnson" December 19, 2019
aeon How Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy Can Help Love Last December 5, 2019

The New York Times How to Have Closer Friendships (and Why You Need Them) November 20, 2019
The Good Men Project 6 Ways to Build Trust and Intimacy with a New Partner October 3, 2019
Mark Manson 5 Relationship Books Everyone Should Read September 10, 2019

The Knowledge Project Podcast "Cracking the Code of Love": Episode #62 feat. Dr. Sue Johnson August 1, 2019
Considerable 6 Questions People Need to Ask Themselves before Cheating on a Partner June 14, 2019
Relationship Alive! Podcast Episode 194: "Heart vs. Head: Mismatched Processing Styles with Sue Johnson" May 23, 2019

The Circle of Willis Podcast Susan Johnson, Part 2 May 13, 2019
The Circle of Willis Podcast Susan Johnson, Part 1 May 3, 2019
Psychotherapy Networker The Best Love Story Ever (PAYWALL) May 1, 2019

New York Magazine The 6 Best Books for a Healthy Relationship, According to Authors and Psychiatrists February 13, 2019
YOUAREUNLTD Relationships: The Elixir To Healthy Aging February 15, 2019

That Relationship Show

That Relationship Show Podcast Episode: "Dr. Sue in the House" January 19, 2019

Guilford Press Author of the Month: Susan M. Johnson January 4, 2019
Relationship Alive! Podcast Episode 172: "The Power of the Hold Me Tight Conversation with Sue Johnson" December 17, 2018


LOVELINK Podcast Episode 14: "Sue Johnson, PhD and Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy" November 25, 2018

TIME Magazine Why Are We All Having So Little Sex? October 26, 2018
YourTango 4 Biggest Challenges Only The Strongest Relationships Can Overcome October 25, 2018
TIME Magazine The Science Behind Happy Relationships June 26, 2018

Scientific American (PAYWALL) Deciphering the Language of Love July 1, 2017
National Post Cardiac Program Targets Marital Woes that Can Exacerbate Health Problems July 6, 2017
Conversation with Alanis Morissette Podcast Episode 7: Conversation with Dr. Sue Johnson May 6, 2016

mindbodygreen The Essential Ingredient in Your Relationship May Be Missing April 10, 2016
Huffington Post Self-Love: Why I'm Over It March 9, 2015
mindbodygreen The #1 Way To Build A Stronger Connection With Your Partner December 29, 2014

Aish Three Pillars of a Loving Relationship December 20, 2014
YourTango What You Can Learn About Love By Looking At Your Parents November 11, 2014
The Irish Examiner The Science behind a Broken Heart Explains All October 18, 2014

Salon 10 Reasons We Love Love March 15, 2014
WIRED How Gadgets Ruin Relationships and Corrupt Emotions February 14, 2014
Quartz The One Surprising Thing that Can Make Every Marriage Work: Logic February 12, 2014

Psychology Today Hold Me Tight January 1, 2009
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