The term ‘taking a break’ is probably purposely ambiguous – it can mean whatever you want it to mean in terms of your own relationship. Does anyone ever take a break and then continue with a successful relationship?With the help of relationship coach and psychotherapist, Toni Coleman, LCSW, CMC, we are answering these tricky questions!“Taking a break means agreeing that you will not see each other for a specified, or even unspecified, period of time,” says Coleman.“Usually this includes an agreement that both are okay with the other seeing other people.) After catching up on work, apartment hunts and diets the subject turned to men and relationships.As we caught up on everyone’s current situation, we started talking about titles.
Here are mine: Talking: I’m not sure if this is a California thing but for me, the “talking” phase is the time frame between meeting a guy that you’re interested in and actually going on a date with him.Sometimes, couples need time apart to reconsider the relationship.However, this time apart does not mean they are breaking up, it means they are ‘taking a break.’ That clarifies it, right?One person dating multiple people at the same time is not considered cheating.Relationship: When two people decide to only Date each other. Being in a relationship with multiple people at the same time considered cheating.