About Elizabeth Elizabeth

Co-Founder of The Doherty Relationship Institute and visionary behind Modern Commitment. She has a small private practice in Saint Paul, MN with her couples therapist husband. Most of her time is devoted to this website to support as many couples as possible.

What Defines Cheating?

What Defines Cheating?

Email Share Tweet Pin Couples can get into muddy waters when it comes to one person feeling really “off” about their spouse’s “friendship” with someone who could become a romantic partner. This can lead to a lot of fights about what is cheating. Does it have to involve physical contact?  These debates don’t actually sooth [...]
Helping Others

Helping Others

Email Share Tweet Pin Are YOU a Marital First Responder? Subtle, sometimes serious conversations are happening right now in your life and in the friendships around you. They may be one powerful line, whispered, or may be a long diatribe vent. These words happen by text, phone, email, drive by cubical conversations, at parties, and [...]
Intro – Helping Others

Intro – Helping Others

Are YOU a Marital First Responder? Subtle, sometimes serious conversations are happening right now in your life and in the friendships around you. They may be one powerful line, whispered, or may be a long diatribe vent. These words happen by text, phone, email, drive by cubical conversations, at parties, and over the neighbors fence. [...]