Communication in relationships
Understanding and respecting the different ways in which you and your partner communicate will help strengthen your relationship. Here MensLine Australia explores the ways that you and your partner can talk to each other when there is disagreement, and how to talk about boundaries and come up with relationship agreements.More
Communication in same sex male relationships
Same-sex relationships predominantly face the same issues as all intimate relationships. Here, MensLine Australia explores a few of the concerns that are specific to same-sex male relationships.More
This MensLine Australia communication toolkit is designed to assist you in developing your communication skills in your relationships.More
Are you experiencing violence or abuse in your relationship?
Men also experience family and domestic violence. Violence and abuse can take many forms. Here MensLine Australia looks at what you can do to get support.More
Is your relationship in trouble?
Sometimes the decision to separate comes as a complete surprise when initiated by a partner. Here MensLine Australia explores the warning signs that your relationship could be in trouble.More
Although conflict can be a normal part of our relationships and is ‘healthy’ if well-handled, it can sometimes escalate and become destructive. Here MensLine Australia looks at how you can approach conflict in your relationship and the issues to be aware of.More
Men and intimacy
Some men struggle with intimacy. Here MensLine Australia explores the notion that men have been socialised to appear to be strong and in control while intimacy encourages and enables vulnerability when connecting with another person.More
Moving in with your partner
Moving in with your partner can be an emotional, physical and financial challenge. Here, MensLine Australia looks at the main things to be consider prior to taking this step.More
Sexuality can be confusing at the best of times! Here MensLine Australia discusses how feeling unsure about your sexual orientation, or unable to reveal your sexual identity for fear of rejection or discrimination can be an immensely difficult experience, and the steps you can take to find support.More
Separation - looking after yourself
Separation and divorce are among the toughest life experiences people can face. Men report a huge range of intense reactions and feelings during and after separation. Here MensLine Australia discusses those feelings, and provides advice on how to adjust to the changes, where a new ‘normal’ will eventually settle in, and it will be possible to continue on living a fulfilling and happy life.More
Same-sex relationships: what to do when your partner comes out
Accepting your feelings of attraction to the same sex and “coming out”, can cause upheaval in your life as family and friends come to see you differently. Here MensLine Australia explores the issues that could potentially lead to even the healthiest of established same-sex relationships losing their balance once a partner comes out.More
Ten ways to become a better partner
Relationships are at the core of our lives. In a positive relationship, both partners feel valued, loved and nurtured. Here MensLine Australia gives you 10 tips to get the most out of your relationship.More
Are you using violence or abuse in your family or intimate relationships?
Family violence is not limited to physical violence or sexual assault, but it can also include emotional abuse and social or financial control. Here MensLine Australia looks at the different types of abuse and what you can do to stop.More