We understand that counseling, especially couples therapy, may not be something you’re excited about. Many people fear being blamed if they attend couples therapy. However, that is not the case. Our goal is to help couples feel as comfortable as possible during the therapy process. Most couples work on improving communication, resolving conflicts and building intimacy. Many couples feel they experience the same problems over and over, often if feels as though nothing is resolved.
Couples seek marriage counseling to improve a troubled relationship. You can use marriage counseling to address many specific issues, including:
Conflicts about child rearing or blended families
Marriage counseling typically brings couples or partners together for joint therapy sessions. Working with a therapist, you'll learn skills to solidify your relationship. These skills might include communicating openly, solving problems together and discussing differences rationally. You'll analyze both the good and bad parts of your relationship as you pinpoint and better understand the sources of your conflicts.