Marriage Counselling Perth
Marriage is one of the single biggest commitments that you will make in your life. Some marriages hit a crisis that requires an independent set of qualified eyes to assess and resolve differences.
We are Richard and Helena Boyd, both psychotherapists, the owners of the Energetics Institute in Perth and a married couple who have been together for over 20 years. We have steadily worked through our own issues both individually and together as a couple. To maintain a healthy relationship over time, involves an investment of love, trust, commitment and perseverance. Either Richard or Helena is available to see you for Marriage Counselling in Perth.
How Can Our Marriage Counselling Help
Our Marriage Counselling in Perth is able to work with married or defacto couples about the presenting issues. This allows couple to get a deeper understanding of issues or dynamics that might be at play in the marriage. Understanding can often avert or resolve the crisis, and prevent the pain of separation or divorce. In marriages each person may have there own unresolved feelings. This is likely to have a dramatic effect in the relationship as miscommunication and arguments can occur when one partner doesn’t understood others actions.
We are also able to help couples face the reality of a dying relationship when that is in fact the reality of their marriage, and assist in a healthy separation process, and personal grieving that ending the relationship may trigger.
Benefits of Marriage Counselling include
We teach married couples specific steps towards manifesting and then sustaining intimacy and love in adult relationships, so that there is true equality, vulnerability, deeper intimacy and mutual growth. Some benefits of our Marriage Counselling include the following:
- Develop stronger effective communication
- Learns tools and ways of reducing conflict and expressing anger in a healthy way
- Increase individual confidence and self-esteem
- Learn how to safely express and be authentic
- Learn skills and approaches to strengthen areas in your relationship
- Develop a more nurturing and fulfilling relationship
Marriage Counselling at Energetics institute
Love goes through many stages and these are especially apparent in a marriage. Our Marriage Counselling in Perth recognises this and starts by assessing where your relationship is at, and why, and what issues each individual is carrying within the relationship. Mature love is built on trust and permits both partners the freedom to pursue their friends and individual interests without conditions. We assess the levels of trust, intimacy, communication, and how love and commitment is expressed in your relationship.
As a couple, you can effectively explore and express current challenges that exist in your relationship. In marriage counselling we explore issues exist to see if its part of a pattern that exists in other relationships or resemble dynamics from your childhood.
We encourage the appropriate expression of your hurt feelings, resentments and anger. We bring your relationship into truth through honest expression of thoughts, feelings, emotions and fantasies you may hold.
In marriage counselling you can learn how to take responsibility for any negative feelings within yourself, These may be projected onto your partner through blaming, shaming and manipulation. Any contributing personality factors contributors to the failing marriage are addressed and dealth with. These may include trauma, abuse, narcissism, criminal behaviour, affairs and addictions.