Couples therapy is for married or non-married relationships. Its purpose is to help the individuals in the relationship improve their relationship. Couples counseling can help couples learn how to resolve conflict, teach them how to achieve constructive conflict, improve their communication skills, negotiate differences, problem solve, and let go of resentments, and learn t love again.
Couples counseling can also help couples strengthen their relationship. pre-martial couples counseling can help couples toward a greater deeper understanding of each other and resolve any significant differences before marriage.
Common reasons couples seek couples counseling:
- Substance abuse
- Domestic Violence
- Blended families
- Communication problems
- Emotional Intimacy
- Physical Intimacy
- Child rearing conflicts
To prepare for couples counseling:
- You and you partner should both be able to define what the problem is – how you define the problem and how your partner defines the problem.
- You and your partner should accept that each of you may be contributing to the problem that both of you have defined.
- You and your partner must be willing to change personal attitudes and behaviors for the sake of improving your relationship
If you believe you would benefit from Couples Counseling, please contact me today. I would be happy to speak with you about how I may be able to help.