There are a few reasons why you might seek marital or premarital counseling.
You and your spouse want to improve your communication and conflict-resolution skills.
Every couple runs into conflict, but conflict doesn’t have to be a final state – and in fact, the presence of conflict indicates an underlying issue. Marriage counseling at Affordable Counseling Center in Tampa FL, and Brandon FL, can help you and your significant other be vulnerable, open, honest, and transparent communicators who choose words that build up your marriage – not tear it down. Similarly, if you’re an engaged couple, our premarital marriage counseling therapists will help you and your significant other build an excellent conflict-resolving skillset.
Your marriage has been hurt by infidelity.
Infidelity is devastating. No matter how long you’ve been with your spouse, an affair can destroy years of trust. However, as an in-person and online marriage counseling in Tampa FL, and Brandon FL, we believe there is a path forward: forgiveness and reconciliation. Though no two cases of unfaithfulness are the same, we know how to help married couples overcome the pain of an affair.
You want to restore a connection in your marriage.
One of the most common challenges married couples face is a waning sense of connection. Life is full of challenges, and sometimes, those trials can drive wedges between married couples – and as time goes on, the distance between husband and wife can grow. Before long, it can feel like you’re living with a roommate – not your beloved spouse. Our counselors at Affordable Counseling Center in Tampa FL, and Brandon FL, can help.
You have lifestyle and goal disagreements with your fiance or spouse.
You’re the saver, and your spouse is the spender. You want to live in the mountains, but your spouse is petitioning for a move to the beach. Whether you and your spouse struggle to find common ground on major or minor life decisions – or you’re an engaged couple trying to work through your differences, Affordable Counseling Center in Tampa FL, and Brandon FL, can help.
Marriages succeed when both people work towards the same primary goals. Sitting down with one of our counselors can help your marriage confidently make mutual decisions that align for you and your spouse’s life together.
You and your spouse want to improve your parenting.
If you and your spouse have children, parenting comes with challenges. Whether you’re adjusting to the sleepless nights that accompany parenting babies and toddlers, helping your teenager identify and avoid negative influences, or struggling to relate to your adult child, counseling at Affordable Counseling Center in Tampa FL, and Brandon FL, can help. Our therapists can help you work through the challenges and questions you face – and become a better parent in the process.