The author in the first part refers to the different types of couple, "in myth, literature, sports, entertainment". Then the importance and the symbolic reality of the couple in our society. There are in fact many and intricate ways in which the couple is seen in the popular imagination: the heterosexual couple and the bond of love. What makes a couple sick and another, with similar characteristics, healthy? The second part will offer clinical examples and interventions with hypnotic mode or integrated psychotherapy.
Keywords: Couple, hypnosis, relationship, myths, love, psychotherapy.