Effective couples therapists point out the strengths in the relationship and help to build resilience, trust and mutual respect...
What is couples therapy?
Making the choice to go to couples counseling at Affordable Counseling Center in Tampa FL, Brandon FL, Riverview FL, Valrico FL, Seffner FL, and Hyde Park FL, can feel like a very big step. It involves admitting that things are not perfect in your partnership, which is often tough to do and scary to admit...
It is natural for couples to be skeptical about whether therapy in Tampa FL, Brandon FL, Riverview FL, Valrico FL, Seffner FL, and Hyde Park FL, will work for them. In the first session, each needs to understand that they are equals in the relationship and that patterns of communication and languages of love need to be understood, processed and improved. The therapy process has the potential to return you to your prior loving relationship after they become aware of how each contributes to both the health, and challenges within the relationship.
Our Therapy Techniques
Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy
A conscious, healthy relationship requires each person to recognize their own role and reactivity levels when conflicts arise, as well as to become aware of their partner’s thoughts and feelings. After living with prolonged conflicts and feeling the need to defend your own ego against attacks, let us help you to truly listen and understand what your partner is thinking and feeling.