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On The Couch

How to Get Over an Emotional Affair

The relationship that’s more loaded than sex. Almost.

Photo by Jason Goodman on Unsplash

A woman I worked with was struggling with a breakup. Except it wasn’t a “real” relationship; she and her colleague were Just Good Friends.

But her “friend” had broken off all contact after being given an ultimatum by his wife who had not liked his “friendliness” — lunches, coffees…

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Karen Nimmo

Karen Nimmo

Clinical psychologist, writer. Editor of On the Couch: Practical psychology for everyday life. karen@onthecouch.co.nz