A very common complaint that we hear from women in our counseling office is that their men often “shut down” and will not talk about important topics to them. In fact, it is estimated that:
between 40-50% of married women
complain that their husbands will not open up
and talk to them in any meaningful way.
Unfortunately, far too many wives feel ignored by their husbands. The “silent treatment” is one of the top 10 biggest complaints reported by women regarding their relationships. So if you are one of those women who have been trying to get your man to talk to you without much success, you are not alone. This very common problem causes a lot of women a great deal of distress. We’d like to share some reasons why husbands “shut down” and some steps to get them to open up.
Learn how to get your man to open up