Can a marriage be saved after an affair?
Few marital problems cause as much heartache and devastation as infidelity, which undermines the foundation of marriage itself.
However, when both spouses are committed to authentic healing, most marriages survive and many marriages become stronger with deeper levels of intimacy.
How long does a marriage last after infidelity?
How long does it take to heal from an affair? Answer: Affair recovery experts generally agree that it takes a minimum of at least two years to heal. It took me 2.5 years. The good news is we are seeing many couples heal in as little as a year.
What percentage of marriages survive infidelity?
About 75 percent of marriages survive if the male is cheating, and about 65 percent survive if the female is having an affair.
What are the stages of healing after an affair?
However, it is possible to move on and rebuild after infidelity. I have identified three distinct phases of recovery from an affair: the crisis phase, the understanding (or insight) phase, and the vision phase. The first phase of affair recovery, the crisis phase, happens when an affair is disclosed or discovered.