Couples counseling can help you recover your relationship. It’s not uncommon for couples to have trouble communicating, feel lonely, or feel disconnected within a marriage or long-term relationship.
Sometimes, as a couple, you can just get stuck. If you are having the same argument over and over, in couples counseling you may be able to break the pattern. Instead of repeating the responses that just make you feel frustrated, you can learn to get along better, to work together more effectively as parents, to trust each other more, and to achieve greater intimacy.
What you can expect in couples counseling
Rick Merillat uses techniques to help you understand yourself and your partner better. You will learn skills that will enable you to understand your partner’s vulnerabilities and emotional needs so that you can be more supportive of each other.
- Create a more fulfilling and nurturing relationship
- Discover shared goals
- Break negative patterns by making small but significant changes
- Increase intimacy and respect
- Increase satisfaction in and from the relationship
- Honest and open communication
Learn how to disagree, and how to make your partner feel loved
You can argue, and disagree, in a respectful and constructive way. You can learn to make room to hear your partner’s needs, and learn how to express your own needs. Learn how to state your needs in a way that your partner can hear. Reach out today for the support you need to make a positive change.
In therapy, you and your partner can learn practical ways to give and receive love and appreciation. You and your partner can move towards feeling loved, appreciated, and feeling taken care of.
You will take away from therapy sessions practical skills that you can apply at home right away to start improving your relationship.
- Reveal self with each other and increase intimacy
- Learn to understand each other’s emotional needs
- Learn positive, healthy ways to deal with conflict
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Take the first step towards a better relationship
Call now to get started making a difference in your life, or just fill out the contact form and click Send. Rick Merillat provides couples counseling in Cape Coral, FL. Cape Coral is easily accessible from Fort Myers, FL.Please share this post!