How To Get People To Do More of What You Want

Ryan Ginn Relationships

Let’s address an age-old question that I’m frequently asked from clients: how do I get people to do what I want them to do? Whether it’s our child, our coworker, friends, or partners, it’s something we have to learn over the course of our lifetime. Now, some people don’t see it that way and choose not to—but it’s something that …

How to Help Your Partner Through the Challenge of Mothering

Ryan Ginn Fatherhood, Relationships

This subject will open some generalizations, as it’s difficult to avoid considering how many successful ways there are to parent. So please excuse any insidious, heteronormative generalizations that may creep into the discussion. My intent here is to open up a conversation around how to really hold the process of becoming a good partner to a mother. As a partner …

Why be in a Monogamous Relationship?

Ryan Ginn Uncategorized

It often feels like there’s a discrepancy between freedom and security—especially regarding relationships. Oftentimes, I’ll find that my clients feel trapped in their monogamous relationship. They feel there is a societal culture that has made this decision of monogamy for them, and they wonder if they actually want to be on their own, to be more free and independent. Conversely, …

Managing a Healthy Relationship with Extended Family

Ryan Ginn Uncategorized

As more and more people get vaccinated and begin to feel safe seeing each other again, we are going to find ourselves navigating situations we haven’t had to deal with for a long time: seeing our extended families. Some of you have probably experienced some relief in this regard over the last few months, having not encountered as many complicated …