Premarital counseling is a type of therapy that helps couples prepare for marriage or if you are in the first few years of a serious relationship. It can ensure that you and your partner have a strong, healthy relationship, and giving you a better chance for a stable and satisfying marriage, if that is your goal. This kind of counseling can also help you identify weaknesses that could become problems during marriage. You will be encouraged to discuss topics related to marriage, such as:
It can help partners improve their ability to
communicate, set realistic expectations for marriage and develop
conflict-resolution skills. In addition, premarital counseling can help couples
establish a positive attitude about seeking help down the road. The end goal
here is to make sure you and your partner are on the same page and work towards
the health of the unit (your relationship). We can fill your toolbox with
concrete skills and tools you can use for the rest of your marriage.