Many of the emotionally healthiest couples actually learn, practice and master the “relaxation response” together. Other’s become their partner’s do-it-yourself relaxation massage experts. Non sexual touch and soothing is a powerful precursor to seriously effective sexual touch.
The key questions here become, what are your main relationship stress sources right now? What steps can you take together in order to buffer or reduce the impact of those stressors on your relationship? Also, what can your partner do to fully and deeply relax you during date-night? What can you do to fully and deeply relax your partner in return?
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