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#103 - The Patriarchy Is Hurting Our Relationships with Terry Real

 This week is a special chat with Terry Real! Terrence Real is an internationally recognized family therapist, speaker, author, and the founder of the Relational Life Institute (RLI). He wrote THE book on male depression, he’s the marriage counselor Esther Perel turns to, and Bruce Springsteen and Bradley Cooper are among his clients and fans. His latest book, In US: Getting Past You and Me to Build a More Loving Relationship published by Goop Pressis out now! Oh and the forward was written by The Boss— Bruce Springsteen.  Terry reveals how individualism and patriarchy poison our most intimate relationships. The excellent news: warmer, closer, more passionate relationships are possible if you have the right tools.  His expertise on men’s mental health and relationship issues have been featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, 20/20, The Oprah Winfrey Show and in The New York Times, among many others. Terry’s LIVE 6 week course begins June 14th: Heal Traumas, Reconnect with Partner andCreate Ideal Relationship for You and Your Clients. Sign up at  When you buy the “US” book, get the free “Staying in Love online Course” (if purchased in first week of book release!) Get the book at Learn more about Terry at To join the next Online Dating Tech Support on Monday June 13th at 12PM, visit:  Maria is going to Tulum, Mexico! Join her at the next Agape Intensive In Real Life by registering at   Want to do an Agape Intensive virtual program instead?  To book a private dating strategy call with a member of Maria's team, visit Follow Maria on Instagram at 

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