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Finding the Right Marriage Therapist for You and Your Spouse There are so many licensed professionals working as therapists these days, but it doesn’t mean they have the appropriate education and training to work with married couples. Fact is, less than 15% of all licensed therapists in the country are working in a profession in which they have to complete coursework or get supervised clinical experience in marriage therapy. Hence, when looking for a marriage therapist, make sure you to consider the following: Marriage Therapy Background and Training As we have said previously, a therapist must complete coursework or supervised clinical experience in marital therapy. Don’t entrust your marriage to someone who only developed his “expertise” from marital therapy books or workshops. Dedicated Marital Therapy Practice
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A person may work as a therapist without having specific expertise in marital therapy. You have to know what percentage of your prospect’s practice is devoted to couples. It’s better to avoid a therapist who usually performs individual therapy.
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Personal Views on Marriage Couples seek a marriage therapist because they want to save their marriage. Thus, before you sign up with a therapist, you’d like to know what their personal take on marriage and marital problems is. Also ask them how they approach a case where one spouse wants to work out the marriage and the other wants to end it. Remember that therapists, as human beings, are always going to have biases, consciously or unconsciously, in favor of their own personal convictions. Therefore, someone who doesn’t even believe in marriage, is neutral about it, or is only there to “help people” will probably not help you reach your goal for getting marital therapy. Success Rate To have an idea of a marital therapist’s success rate, there are few questions you need to ask them. For instance, of the couples they have counseled, how many managed to remain together while continuing to work out their issues? How many finally called it quits while the therapy was ongoing? How many are yet to see improvement? Lastly, ask the therapist what to them makes the difference in the said outcomes. If they say all of their clients stayed together or that they don’t believe making couples stay together is a measure of their success, have doubts. In addition, a good therapist will: > not only sit and watch you and your spouse fight during a session, but will interrupt you to offer tips and advice for better communication; > always schedule sessions with the two spouses together and not separately; > never take sides with any spouse; and > never make direct suggestions for you to remain together or get a divorce (this goes against therapists’ code of ethics). Even if you are already in the middle of therapy, don’t stop assessing the quality of help your therapist provides. And if you feel that the sessions are somehow short of your expectations, you always have the option to see another therapist.