At Marriage Matters, we specialize in working with individuals, couples, parents and families.
When a person reach a point where old habits of managing thoughts and feelings no longer work and is mistakenly led to believe that a frenzy of activity will quiet the unrest; however what lies beneath is a range of psychological challenges such as depression, overwhelming stress and anxiety, anger, hurts, childhood traumas, addictions etc. Suppressing emotion simply makes life more difficult and hinder our relationships.
We will help bring you to the awareness of your thought, feelings and actions and guide you to make appropriate changes. When we change our behavior our emotions will often change as well. Our entire experience of life change when we become more conscious. When we become more conscious, the healing process begins, then you can build confidence, develop loving and satisfying connections with others, and create a life of greater contentment and success.
We walk at your pace as you move towards wholeness and we motivate you towards achieving positive outcomes.
Therapy and Consultation
The therapeutic relationship is based on trust, rapport, empathy, and active listening and communication.
We utilize solution-focused approaches to work with individuals, couples and families. We find solutions to problems by tapping on your strengths
In our counseling, we often use gestalt therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, person-centered therapy, biblical counseling and family systems engineering.
We incorporate coaching in our therapy services by creating a client-centered environment that increases your personal awareness, and that helps you gain insight into what you are going through, and thus you are able to come up with your own unique solutions to problems. Through our coaching services, you are helped to become more productive in life and to make changes that are positive and realistic.
Our counseling approach utilizes assessment tools that are used to gather and integrate information about your presenting problems in ways that promote effective treatment. We understand that your concerns and problems are not static and that through continuous assessment, it is possible to modify or re-order your initial goals so that we can address your most immediate and urgent needs.