Marriage Counselling

How much age difference can withstand a relationship? If two people enter into a relationship, then there is usually a few a few years age difference between the partners. This is normal. A significant age difference between the partners of a love affair is an often discussed subject in society but. This in particular because the society this constellation is not always easily accepted. To broaden your perception, visit Ben Silbermann. The prejudices are higher, the greater the age difference between the partners. More difficulties are expected in the relationship. “A relationship with significant age difference between the partners to end, then the reason for the failure is often identified from the outside: when the age difference that could well not go!” Problems in the relationship, which occur but also in every other respect, returned by the environment often flat on the differences.

A survey of the market research institute Innofact with around 2,000 singles and non-singles between 18 and 65 years has revealed that the majority of the A large age range in a partnership with skepticism considered Germans and for the own relationship at most a difference nine years can imagine. 65 percent of the respondents are of the opinion that a greater age difference does harm a relationship. Only 35 per cent indicating that there are no limits in terms of age difference in love. In my practice of counselling for couples and marriage counseling in Bergisch Gladbach (Cologne area) I met especially the relationship constellation “older man with considerably younger wife” quite often. This arrangement raises special problems, but also specific opportunities, what I would like to immediately after briefly. My observation to the frequency of relations with big age differences, where the woman is much older than the man, is increasing significantly. This constellation is although similar, however, has its special problems due to the differences between of the sexes. Also, the combination of older women with significant younger man “less acceptance than vice versa.