When a couple seeks therapy before marriage, I use many of the same
techniques as in couples
therapy. In addition, we will examine each individual’s goals and
dreams for life, and talk about how a future together can merge those—and
create mutual satisfaction.
Fights and other challenges that couples face before marriage can be a
sign of more discord to come. It’s important to address these issues before
committing to a lifetime of togetherness.
Together, we will pinpoint the challenging issues that you face so you can
strengthen your bond and build trust and intimacy, essential qualities of a
I work with a diverse population, and I am welcoming and accepting of all
couples in need of guidance.
If either (or both) of you are already seeing individual therapists, I am
happy to coordinate our work in order to maximize efficiency and positive outcomes.
Have questions? Contact me or take a look at my FAQ for couples counseling.
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
With a Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from Northwestern
University and certification in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) for
couples, I help people build healthy and rewarding relationships.
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