Love and relationships: Expert answers your questions

South Bend, Ind. — We’re closing in on the most romantic day of the year, Valentine’s Day, and that has many people taking stock of their relationships.

From communication help to listening techniques, we could all use a boost to make our relationships better.

16 Morning News, South Bend, IN, invited relationship expert, psychotherapist, and author Dr. Erin Leonard to answer some of our viewers’ questions.

Click here for the full interview.

Dr. Leonard received her Ph.D. specializing in children and adolescents from the Institutes of Clinical Social Work, Chicago, Il. Her Masters in Social Work from the Univ. of Michigan. Her professional experience in social work, especially with youth, dates back nearly 20 years. Dr. Leonard also received the Shaw Research Grant in Nursing and Allied Professions.

She is the author of several books including Emotional Terrorism: Breaking the Chains of a Toxic Relationship.

Her new book, Loving Well: The Key to Satisfying and Joyful Relationships comes out in April and is available for pre-order on Amazon.