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'Betrayed' & 'Heartbroken!' Lauren Bushnell & Ben Higgins Confess To Seeking Couples Therapy Amid 'Struggles'

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Oct. 5 2016, Updated 5:20 p.m. ET

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Life after the Bachelor isn't all roses! Ben Higgins proposed to Lauren Bushnell on the dramatic season finale of the reality television show and since then, it hasn't been easy!

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"We have our struggles. But everything we argue about makes us stronger . And we'll never give up," the former leading man of the show told People magazine.

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One major problem between the couple was JoJo Fletcher. "Moving on from the JoJo situation was pretty difficult," Lauren admitted. "There was part of me that felt betrayed and heartbroken."

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Ben added, "I thought I would get out of The Bachelor unscathed, but instead I had hurt the person I loved the most. I felt helpless."

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Despite their struggles, Lauren admitted, "running away was never an option because I love Ben so much. I want to spend my life with him, and I knew we would figure it out."

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To help even more, they admitted to seeking couples therapy through their church and have a date night at least once a week.

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"We're not in any rush," Ben said about tying the knot. "It doesn't say anything about cold feet. We just want to do this on our own terms."

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