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Why Couples Therapy/ Marriage Counseling?

50% of married couples separate or divorce

Don't become a statistic!

Marriage Counseling/ Couples Therapy Helps You:

Get off the negative roller coaster

Couples often get stuck in negative patterns of trying to change their partner or defend themselves. Marriage counseling can help you stop the vicious cycles

Learn how to dialogue about disagreements

Marriage counseling helps you move beyond gridlocked issues by facilitating greater understanding of each others needs and feelings

Understand your needs and feelings better

Marriage counseling helps you access your deeper feelings and needs so you can understand yourself better and communicate more effectively

Experience your partner in a new way

Marriage counseling helps you show new sides of yourself and view each other in a new and more hopeful light

Why Choose Better Therapy?

We aim to offer the highest quality

couples therapy in Houston, TX

The Better Therapy Difference:

We Are Specialists in Couples Therapy

Couples therapy and marriage counseling is our passion and we have specialized training in how to do it well. When you schedule an appointment with us, you know you will get a couples therapist with the highest level of expertise

We Offer In-Person OR Telehealth Appointments

In this time of COVID-19 fears and social distancing, we offer you a choice between in-person visits and tele-therapy. Through our secure online video platform you can now receive therapy without ever having to leave your home.

Our Methods Are Certified Effective

Our couples therapy methods are backed by science. We use the Gottman Method and Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT), two of the most effective couples therapy and marriage counseling approaches, proven by research to deliver dependable results.

We Offer Weekend and Evening Appointments

We know you are busy. That is why we offer evening and weekend appointments. Now you no longer have to take time off work to see a couples counselor. This is just one of the many ways we make therapy more convenient

Common Questions about Couples Therapy/ Marriage Counseling:

  • What Will We Get Out of Couples Therapy?

    Most couples problems stem from underlying relationship insecurities. When we feel criticized or unappreciated by our partner, we often focus our energy on defending ourselves, and begin to share less of ourselves with our partner. Couples therapy helps to uncover the negative patterns in which we have gotten stuck, and helps partners feel safer to confide in each other and Continue Reading

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  • Do You Accept Insurance?

    Most health insurance plans do not provide coverage for couples therapy and we do not work directly with any insurance company. Some health insurance plans allow you to see a therapist out-of-network and will reimburse you up to 80% of your expenses when you submit your therapy receipts. We are happy to provide you with a monthly bill to submit Continue Reading

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  • How Many Sessions Do We Need?

    Although you can certainly benefit from attending just a few sessions, the typical treatment length is between 10 - 20 sessions depending on severity of issues. It has taken you a long time to develop negative interaction patterns, and you will have to relearn ways to connect that will at first seem hard to implement. Therapy often serves as a Continue Reading

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  • What Happens in Couples Therapy?

    Couples Therapy usually consist of an assessment phase where areas of strength and struggle in the relationship are assessed. Once the assessment has been completed a tailored treatment plan will be shared with you and an estimate of the length of treatment discussed. The following sessions will consist a number of different interventions aimed at helping each of you get Continue Reading

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  • What Kind of Couples Go to Couples Therapy?

    Couples therapy is for every couple interested in investing in a better relationship. A common misunderstanding is that going to see a couples therapist is a sign of failure. The opposite may in fact be true. Statistics show that most relationships fail if left to their own devices. 40-50% of married couples divorce, and of the remaining 50-60% many live Continue Reading

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Book Individual Session:

50 Minutes for $250

Book Couples Session:

80 Minutes for $325

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