marital counseling

mar·i·tal coun·sel·ing

the process whereby a trained counselor assists married couples to resolve problems that arise and trouble them in their relationship; husband and wife are seen by the same counselor in separate and joint counseling sessions focusing on immediate family problems.

marital counseling

Services provided to married couples (and their families) about how to manage addictions, differences of opinion, finances, genetic illnesses, schedules, sexuality, and other topics.
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his provision of marital counseling at no cost to them, and various offers of employment for Saeed have now been met with a bitter Facebook post about him and his ministry.
Services include marital counseling, individual therapy, family therapy, professional coaching and workshops, and public speaking engagements.
Apart from the non-degree diploma in family ministries, RMT-Cefam also offers seminar workshops in pre-marital and marital counseling and family dynamics.
The center also plans to introduce marital counseling in a bid to reduce divorce rates, he said.
The option of pre marital counseling regarding forbidding marriage between two carriers of the gene for thalassemia remains another option.
She is convinced that a week of intensive marital counseling might revive her moribund marriage.
While such theories championed progressive causes such as sexual education, contraception, marital counseling, the treatment of venereal disease, and the recognition of illegitimate births, they also resonated with nationalistic concerns of ensuring healthier generations.
HEIDI WOMBWELL: Mediation, and marital counseling, it doesn't have to end there, they could talk and sort out their differences, before it's too late.
In the early 1960s, "lack of communication" was seventh on the list of things that couples complained about in marital counseling sessions.
Increasingly approaches to marital counseling have emphasized methods of helping couples to move past their conflict and to forge a new way of relating that resolves the presenting problem.
Rather than discouraging divorce, the "couples who receive marital counseling (during marriage) are substantially more likely to divorce than couples who forego this option.
The aim of this study is to assess the gender differences in the awareness, need, acceptance and seeking behavior for the marital counseling among the Sudanese couples.