Marriage & Couples Therapy
“Successful Marriages are Made, They don’t just happen.”
Therapy Solutions is proud to be able to provide marriage and couple counseling in Dickinson, ND. We believe to have a good marriage/relationships, we need to ride out the “lows” and learn from those times so that the relationship can be strengthened. If your relationship is at a low point and you wonder what happened to the spark, there is good news. It’s not too late to revitalize your relationship.
There are many ways to improve your marriage or relationship, and our therapists at Therapy Solutions are eager to help your marriage thrive. Research shows that many of the problems in marriage are a result of poor communication. If you are struggling with poor communication, conflict, emotional distance, to name a few, in your marriage, seeking out help doesn’t have to be hard! Contact our clinic today in Dickinson, Killdeer, and Richardton, ND to set up an appointment. Speaking with a counselor can prove to be more helpful than you know!
Does My Spouse and I Need Therapy?
There are several reasons a couple may find themselves in need of counseling by a professional. The following list includes some of the most common reasons why people seek marriage counseling.
- Lack of trust
- Unequal sharing of responsibilities in the relationship
- Communication issues
- Changes throughout stages of life (example: feeling as if you’re growing at different rates)
- Different parenting styles
- Outside Pressures (job, finances, parenting, social media and cell phones…)
Less than 5% of divorcing couples seek out marriage/couple’s counseling. People often choose divorce believing that they’ve exhausted all options, however, if you haven’t considered marriage or couple counseling, there’s still one more option on the table.
Resources To Use
During your initial appointment, your counselor at Therapy Solutions in Dickinson, Killdeer, and Richardton, ND will meet with you and your spouse/significant other to develop a treatment plan that leads to a more healthy and thriving marriage/relationship. He/she will listen and provide you both with a safe space to communicate. Sometimes it helps to have some information to fall back on at home after you leave a therapy session. Listed below are some resources for couples to utilize in their relationship:
- Marriage communication exercise
- Confronting unrealistic expectations
- Meeting the needs of you and your spouse
- Praising your husband
- The flip-flop factor
- Divorce is not a solution
- Marriage assignment #1
- Marriage assignment #2
Contact Therapy Solutions Today
Remember, marriage and couple’s therapy doesn’t have to be scary, and it isn’t anything to be ashamed of either. Here at Therapy Solutions, we provide a safe space for our patients to speak freely and comfortably. Let us help you and your spouse Take Your Life Back; contact our office today to speak with someone about our relationship counseling services.