Relationships with Dr. Rebecca Jankovich

Thursday: 5:34am and 7:34am

Relationships with Dr. Rebecca Jankovich airs Thursdays during Morning Edition at 5:34am and 7:34.

Dr. Jankovich has been working as a psychologist since 1974. She works with a range of problems including relationships, depression, anxiety, sleep disorders, grief, trauma, and struggles with life transitions. Rebecca practices what she preaches to not burn out by leaving the office to ride equine races with her horses, and travel the world.

Dealing with the distribution of financial help to kids can be tough.

Psychologists study what enables people to feel happy.  The keys aren't what you might guess.

Sometimes it's more wise to set aside being right in order to accomplish a higher value goal.

Parents can face strained choices about how and when to include their child's significant other.

Some signs that indicate the relationship is not likely to work.


Oct 28, 2015

There's a huge list of qualities and patterns that have to match for both partners in order for the relationship to work.  


Oct 21, 2015

When it comes to who gets their way, it's best for a couple to negotiate a solution that falls somewhere in the middle of what each wants and is a solution with which you both can live.


Oct 21, 2015

Some women define their tribe as only their new nuclear family of husband and children.  


Oct 21, 2015

If you want your partner to be more considerate, break down what you mean into specific actions.


Oct 21, 2015

What gives you meaning, what makes life worth living, tends to change over your lifespan.