Communication difficulties are a common reason many individuals seek out Marriage or Couples Counseling. Though many of us may be very eloquent and articulate in our relationships with colleagues and friends, it is not uncommon to find that we struggle to communicate well with our spouse or partner. So often this relationship, laden with deeper needs and expectations, can leave us pulling our hair out as we try to get our partner to understand what we need and how we feel. Marriage or Couples Counseling is a valuable asset for helping individuals overcome these common communication difficulties.
Although communication difficulties in your relationship can be very frustrating and painful, there is hope. In counseling, we will discuss the common patterns that lead to arguments, help partners express their needs in a way that the other partner can hear and understand, and help partners develop skills to overcome communication difficulties that have plagued them in the past.