Our couple coaching services are psycho-educational, meaning they are designed to serve as teaching and guidance and are not designed to be couples therapy.workshops are interactive and employ adult learning principles.
PREPARE/ENRICH® is an assessment tool for premarital as well as married couples. PREPARE/ENRICH® offers customized assessments for all stages of marriage. The program includes six private coaching sessions.
Couples who participate in PREPARE/ENRICH ® report they are able to:
Identify marital strengths
Explore personality traits
Strengthen communication skills
Compare family backgrounds
Discuss financial goals
The Seven Principles of Marriage® program teaches partners new and startling strategies for making their marriage work. The program teaches couples how to build skills and improve their relationship. Eighty-Four percent of Couples who complete the program report an improvement in their relationship.
The Seven Principles are as follows:
Discover Love Maps
Nurture fondness and admiration
Turn toward one another
Solve solvable problems
Create shared meaning
family life coaching
Gottman Institute’s Emotion Coaching®program and the PREPARE/ENRICH Parenting Assessment®are used to strengthen family relationships. The program includes six private coaching sessions.
The Emotion Coaching Program Focuses on:
Catching emotions before they escalate
See emotions as opportunities to learn
Learn to validate emotions
Give verbal labels to emotions
Set limits of misbehavior
Teach probelm solving strategies
The PREPARE/ENRICH Parenting Assessment®teaches parents to:
Examine parenting style
Strengthen family communication
Manage parental stress
Identify behavioral concerns
Learn steps of emotion control
Help your child problem solve
Both programs may be used to strengthen family relationships