First and foremost, an Indiana style Couples Retreat is pragmatic. Doesn't waste your time. And it's based upon real science, with years of research behind it, not just some theory made up out of thin air. It's also ethical. It recognizes that at the heart of every stable marriage is a commitment and shared belief. Not religious necessarily, but genuine values of honesty, pride, and hard work. And it's practical. It aims to help people have marriages that aren't perfect, but stable, loving, protective, respectful and passionate.
And it's run by an experts. Someone with demonstrated credentials in working with couples, from a recognized institution.
Why would your marriage deserve anything less?
This is Not a Group Retreat.
2. It's Effective: our methods have been proven to be 70-90% effective in clinical trials.
3. Providing Only Real Science: Developed from 40-years of research on real couples in the "Love Labs" of the Gottman Institute.
4. No Guesswork: Interventions which are scientifically demonstrated to be effective in helping couples. Time after time after time.
The reason is simple: There is an extensive body of science about healing troubled relationships. There is no debate. Working with a counselor with advanced training in these models provides your marriage the strongest chance to improve and grow happily together once more.
Scientific. Effective. No Guesswork. A professional invested in your marriage, offering you the best help 40+ years of research can provide.
We begin with an extensive individual and relationship assessment: The most complete assessment you'll find available today.
This makes your Couples Retreat Indiana Style an even more powerful experience. In completing the BIG BIG Book, you're a key factor in enhancing your therapist's effectiveness.
A Couples Retreat is time you both dedicate to making things better. It's an intensive, focused time to reflect on what your relationship means to you, and to contemplate what you want out of life. When you take a weekend away to renew your love, you slow down enough to consider who you aspire to be. Your best self. It allows both of you to make a deeper, abiding commitment to living your life fully.
Your life just got better.
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This Couples Retreat Indiana Style is held outside of Indianapolis. It's designed to quickly target painful issues and to help deepen your marriage bonds and dramatically improve your communication.