Have you ever wondered what does a counsellor do in a couples counselling session? I've often noticed people are curious about what happens behind the closed doors of a counselling office. Perhaps there's the intrigue about what secrets or problems people are divulging to me in the counselling sessions. And I think people are naturally curious … [Read more...] about What Does a Counsellor Do? 10 Things to Expect in Couples Counselling
I was recently interviewed by Ben Starr of The Conversation Arena for their popular podcast of the same name. Ben wanted me to speak specifically about relationships and relationship counselling. In this interview he asks me: Why do relationships cause so much pain? How much impact do your parents have on your overall view of … [Read more...] about Healthy Relationships and Relationship Counselling: An Interview by Ben Starr of The Conversation Arena
The Marriage Refresher Course Workbook for Couples, by marriage and family therapist Lisa Kift, helps you and your spouse reconnect, refresh and reinvigorate your marriage, no matter how long you've been together. I have always believed that marriage is always a work in progress, and you can never just let your relationship skills fall by the … [Read more...] about Improve Your Marriage: The Marriage Refresher Workbook for Couples
One of the questions I frequently get asked by couples that are about to get married is does pre-marriage counselling really work? I have some thoughts on the pros and cons of pre-marriage counselling that I'd like to share so I can dispel some of the myths that exist. If we have no problems right now, is it worth having pre-marriage … [Read more...] about Pre-Marriage Counselling: Does it Really Work?