Has your connection with your partner or spouse stalled out?
Does it feel like you can't break the cycle of fighting, arguing, or feeling misunderstood?
Is your relationship going through a serious change, transition, or adjustment?
Do you and your partner want to grow, build, and strengthen your intimacy and security with each other?
Are forces outside of your relationship with your partner or spouse threatening to tear you apart?
Couples counseling with the Salem Counseling Center team is an engaging, dynamic, and proactive process. We help you develop plans for how to better connect, improve communication, understand each others' needs, and learn to trust.
Sometimes, issues that impact our lives as individuals can affect our relationships as well. Things like depression, addiction, trauma, or unprocessed baggage from past relationships can influence the health of our present and future connections. Couples counseling can offer a chance to begin exploring underlying issues that have negative effects on your relationship, while also addressing and treating the relationship itself.
Couples that work with us are often dealing with things like:
Trying to overcome unique differences, quirks, and unmet expectations
Understanding how past hurts influence the present
Getting through rough patches where its hard to feel connected or be on the same team
Managing life stress, transitions, or loss
Repairing a relationship that's been damaged by a loss of trust or betrayal
Figuring out how to manage in-laws, extended family, and blended family issues
A free 15-minute consult might help you decide if your relationship could benefit from couples therapy.
Couples Counseling can help you and your partner tackle issues like the following: