Dilek (Di) is an experienced Psychologist and Couples Therapist and Alex is…not. They are a couple who are building a consciously mindful relationship and who love to discuss the ups and downs of relationships with episodes about effective communication, having a fair fight and how to reduce the drama in your life.

This podcast is not only for couples searching for ideas to enhance their relationship but also for single people seeking to establish a meaningful relationship.

Di and Alex also dive into the world of non-intimate relationships such as those with work colleagues and parent-child interactions.

Subscribe and listen to future episodes as soon as they become available and follow their journey as they talk through their own relationship challenges and significant topics that impact on all relationships.

Dilek Yucel
psychologist & family therapist

With over 25 years of experience in counselling, Di brings her professional knowledge into a variety of discussion topics. As well as being a mum to an adult son, Di combines her experience in counselling teenagers with a passion for counselling couples and is able to navigate all the different relationships that make up our lives.

Alex Kain
Di's Partner & Armchair shrink

A technology business owner with a keen interest in what makes people tick! Dad to 4 kids & in a relationship with Di since early 2017.

Frequently Asked Questions

How did you meet and how long have you been in a relationship?

We met online through a dating app in January 2017

Why are you doing this podcast?

We often have conversations about relationships and with Di’s background as a counsellor and Alex’s innate curiosity, it seemed like a good vehicle to reach out and try to make a difference.

What are Di's qualifications?

Di is a registered Psychologist with a B.A. (Psychology), Graduate Diploma in Child & Adolescent Psychology and a qualified Family Therapist. She has worked in the areas of family violence, adolescent mental health and as a relationship counsellor.