Love Languages: Physical Touch

On the self-help aisles of bookstores across North America, there is no shortage of topics related to the philosophy of love and relationship. Among them, The Five Love Languages: How to Express Heartfelt Commitment to Your Mate by Gary Chapman. The book outlines five ways to express and experience love between romantic partners which Chapman describes as “love languages.” This week our hosts explore and share their views on the fifth love language: physical touch.

In this episode

  • Discovering where physical touch falls on your own list of love languages
  • How to set expectations about physical touch in a relationship
  • Potential challenges for giving and receiving physical touch in a relationship 
  • Ideas for providing your partner with physical touch
  • How physical touch can be more than just sex
  • How to improve yourself when it comes to experiencing more physical touch with your partner

Featured image by Юрий Урбан from Pixabay