Content for Couples

Following is a list of content modules for couples psychotherapy and coaching.  Content modules are inserted into your treatment plan based on the unique needs and goals of each couple.  The format for psychotherapy and coaching is either individual sessions or Couples Care Intensives.

Modules 1 & 2

  • Intake Assessment Goals
  • Family System
    • Map and timeline
  • Healthy Communication Tools
    • Self-worth, belonging, and reciprocity
    • Communication types
    • Emotions exercises

Modules 3 & 4

  • Successful Relationships
    • Intimacy non-sexual
    • Intimacy sexual
  • Differentiation, Identity, and The Couple Bubble
  • Personality Assessments
  • Mental health diagnoses and treatment (Asperger’s, Anxiety, Mood, Addictions including sex, Impulse control – ADD/ADHD)

Modules 5 & 6

  • Stories and life history
    • The story I bring to our relationship
    • The story my partner brings to our relationship
  • Destiny (Values, 3 Domains of Life, 4 Levels of Happiness)
    • Rational vs Transrational

Modules 7 & 8

  • Unhealthy behavior pattern identification
  • Identify desired behavior patterns
  • Buttons, Triggers, Power Dynamics, and Coping Styles
    • Parts work
    • Who is in charge?

Modules 9 & 10

  • Health and Balance
  • Stress Assessment
  • Focused Stress Reduction (FSR) training including the HeartMath emWave

Modules 11 & 12

  • Love Languages
  • Central Issues of Significance
    • Parenting, finances, extended family, intimacy, priorities and time management

Maintenance Modules

  • Ongoing issues
  • Our Journey Forward