If we want to emerge from this trying time with our bonds intact, we need to find new ways to engage with one another under lockdown.So said Michael Kallenbach, an internationally renowned relationship therapist and marriage counsellor, who outlined the challenges facing couples for a Zoom audience at eLimmud on Sunday, 31 May.
“These are different and difficult times, and many of us are struggling,” said Kallenbach. “No one has been asked to navigate this before. “There are those who are staying home and can’t work, those who can work from home, those who have returned to work, and those who have lost their jobs. They’re all facing challenges.” Kallenbach said numerous couples had asked him for help to address relationship issues that had arisen in the circumstances