About Couples / Marriage Counseling
The willingness to feel vulnerable and to be open about your feelings is essential to real intimacy. We provide emotionally focused couples therapy sessions that helps to develop problem solving skills, improve communication skills, and tackle specific issues. Our marriage counselors work with couples to build a toolbox of coping skills that will help to improve their relationship.
Couples Often Experience Communication Issues
Communication is a fundamental skill for building connection and contact. What we say and how we say it has a powerful effect on bringing us closer together or farther apart. Research shows that communicating effectively will help partners feel heard and validated. Couples seek marriage counseling most often when they have experienced a distinct lack of communication and need assistance in regaining that connection.
Couples Counseling Focus Areas
It is very common for couples to experience problems within their relationship that would lead them to seek guidance from a marriage and family therapist. When you understand that your mind, body, spirit, and environment are all interconnected, you begin to understand why your mental health is so important. Our long and short term treatment plans are designed to address a variety of issues including, but not limited to:
- Communication and conflict resolution
- Sexual and intimacy issues
- Fighting and anger
- Identity and role conflict
- Dependence vs. independence
- Ethics and values
- Money and finances
- Work/life balance
How Couples & Marriage Counseling Works
Our qualified team of mental health experts work hard to maintain an up-to-date knowledge base of treatment options, therapy methods, and more. We do this to ensure you and your partner receive the support that you need. Working together as a team, you, your partner, and your counselor will:
- Identify negative patterns that are hindering the quality of your relationship and friendship.
- Work through problems without blame and power struggles.
- Strengthen the quality of your partnership by learning healthy ways to communicate and relate to each other.
- Explore and work through daily stressors that interfere with romance and connection.
Our team understands the interconnectedness of all things including your environment, your mind, your body, and your spirit. That is why it is so important to support each aspect of yourself and your relationship in order to improve the health of both. Reach out today to get matched with one of our expert couples counselors.