Couples with premarital counseling reported higher levels of marital satisfaction and experience a 30% decline in the likelihood of divorce over five years.
Here are a few figures to consider:
Cost of an Average Wedding in US dollars
Cost of Average Divorce in US Dollars
The largest wedding attendance. (1993. Jerusalem)
Percentage of brides who wear a diamond on the fourth finger of their left hand.
The longest wedding dress, in feet. (found in Germany).
Average cost of a wedding dress.
The amount (in billions) the wedding industry generated in the United States each year for wedding and ceremony related expenses.
percentage of people to remarry, on average, within a year after divorce
Average expenses in US dollars, paid for honeymoons in the USA.
Percentage of new marriages each year in the US that are remarriages
Percentage of engaged couples who retain a wedding consultant
Average cost (in US dollars) for a wedding consultant in the Northeast
Average cost of Pre-marital Group Seminars (per couple)
percentage of couples reporting that they were helped in Couple Therapy according to research finding
How Healthy Will Your Marriage Be?
We have an incredibly powerful Consultation Tool our clients call The BIG BIG Book. This is the most thorough assessment of your relationship dynamics you will find ANYWHERE.
And you complete it online!
You’ll each get your own BIG BIG Book to complete on your own, then we pair you up with one of our experienced Couples Therapists, who’ll get to know you, as an individual and as a couple.
This is not a quick, general online survey. It’s Personalized, Tailored, and Focused Specifically on You, as People, and as a Loving Pair.
We provide you over 1 hour and 20 minutes of feedback to you.
Apply them right now, and notice a difference in how you relate, BEFORE the wedding.
These suggestions that will help you get on and stay on the path to becoming the “Masters of Marriage.”
These Online Premarital Questions includes Three Parts:
Part One: How Healthy is Your Relationship?
This part includes standard instruments that have measured marital happiness for over 50 years. It is scored.
The Gottman Method Couples Therapy assessment tools. John Gottman is the #1 Global Expert in Couples Research. He has been able to predict divorce with over 90% accuracy, as a result of his 42 years of research on couples.
1.5-2 hour Interview about The Story of Your Relationship.
Part One A (Optional): How Healthy is Your Relationship Sexually?
The BIG BIG Book of Sexuality – 90 Questions about sexuality