We offer therapy for couples based on the Gottman method which includes:
- A careful evaluation of each couples unique situation
- Therapy sessions focused on:
- Rebuilding friendship and affection
- Regulating conflict
- Repairing hurts
- Moving together into the future
- Homework exercises to strengthen the relationship
- Careful relapse prevention plan to bring about lasting change
Some couples struggle with special circumstances which contribute to their situation such as:
- Previous marriages
- Step family issues
- Extra-marital affairs
- Abuse history
- Emotional issues such as depression
We specialize in helping couples overcome those difficulties and find a greater sense of satisfaction in their lives and relationships.
Sometimes couples need special assistance. For those times we offer extended sessions called Marathon Therapy. Click here to find out more about this unique service.
This inspirational two-day experience is designed to help couples deepen their relationships and manage their conflicts in healthy ways. Please click here to learn more about the couples’ workshop.
Don and Carrie Cole are experienced speakers on a variety of topics for organizations and congregations. If your group would like a workshop or seminar, please contact us.
We all want our marriages to go well. We don’t get married with the idea that it’s going to fail, yet we know that many of them do. Many couples today are seeking an in-depth consultation to help them get off to the best start possible. We offer a comprehensive evaluation of a couple’s relationship to help them along the way. Please call for more details.
- Are you a therapist or other helping professional?
- Do you want to expand your knowledge and skills for helping couples?
You might want to consider: Gottman Certification Training
Don and Carrie Cole are Certified Master Trainers with the Gottman Relationship Institute and offer all levels of training in the Gottman Method of couples therapy. The Gottman method provides you with a research-based road map to help couples compassionately manage their conflicts, deepen their friendship and intimacy, and share their life purpose and dreams. Please click here to learn more about these exciting opportunities for professional growth.
Most insurance policies offer benefits to help with the cost of treatment.
Don and Carrie Cole participate in a number of managed care companies including:
- United Health Care
- Blue Cross/Blue Shield
- Value Options
For members of managed care networks in which we participate, fees and co-pays are determined by our contract with your insurance company and tend to be less than the full fee for service.