Surviving marriage during the coronavirus. Tomer Neuberg/Flash90

Surviving Marriage During the Corona Crisis

Israel Today asked Israeli experts on marriage and family counseling what we can do to protect our relations at home

Couples’ therapist Alon Aviram wisely said, “Choose your battles.” We all need to take a deep breath and realize that our current state is temporary. Normally, when certain things are said by our spouse that don’t sit well with us we tend to react and respond. However, during such a time as the Coronavirus, we need to tell ourselves that we’re going to restrain ourselves and not respond. I won’t argue with what my spouse said to me in order to preserve a calm atmosphere in the family, especially in front of the children.   Tension at home The increasing…