Consider spending an upcoming date night taking a personality assessment to learn even more about each other

Personality is stable throughout life, so don’t expend energy in your relationship trying to change your partner’s personality, instead put in effort to understand each other’s personality factors as well as your own. Application: Begin acknowledging aspects of your personality, as well as your partner’s, in everyday life. For example, if one of you is … Continue reading Consider spending an upcoming date night taking a personality assessment to learn even more about each other

Changing aspects of your personality, or your partners is largely a misconception. It is one of those things in life that can’t change and it tends to stay stable over time.

Personality is simply understood as the set of characteristics that lead to consistent patterns of feeling, thinking and behaving. It is one of those things in life that can't change and it tends to stay stable over time. Some might argue you can change aspects of your personality, or your partner’s if you try hard enough. … Continue reading Changing aspects of your personality, or your partners is largely a misconception. It is one of those things in life that can’t change and it tends to stay stable over time.

Your personality frames how you approach life and for some couples, having very different personalities can bring challenges

There are many personality theories and concepts that can help you understand your own personality and your partners. Couple Checkup uses SCOPE to help individuals see how high or low they score on each of the five factors of personality (Social, Change, Organised, Pleasing and Emotionally calm). With SCOPE, it is possible to score high on … Continue reading Your personality frames how you approach life and for some couples, having very different personalities can bring challenges

Insight into personality can help when you and your partner work on strengthening relationship skills

Personality is simply understood as the set of characteristics that lead to consistent patterns of feeling, thinking and behaving. It is one of those things in life that can't change and it tends to stay stable over time. Some might argue you can change aspects of your personality, or your partner’s, if you try hard … Continue reading Insight into personality can help when you and your partner work on strengthening relationship skills