There are many titles which all equate to the same thing, and that is couples who are requesting the help of the best Portland couples therapy.
It is good you have found your way here as the couples counseling Portland therapists in our employment provide is the best you can find. Over the years we have helped thousands of couples in the same situations, and if they are looking for help, we have been there for them.
Why the Need for Portland Couples Therapy?
It has to be said each and every couple that walks through our doors or picks up the phone and calls 503-479-4600 needs something different. Not one therapy techniques are going to work, even if the problem is the same. People are very much different to each other,so our skilled couples counseling therapists have to be on top of their game and adapt for each session.
Our Portland-based therapists first find a few things before commencing. Does the couple need a mediator who can relay ambiguous messages to the other partner, or does the couple need some tough love to get their act into gear?
You or your partner more than likely will have no expectations as couples therapy is an unknown area to you. This is where the skills of our Portland couples therapists take what they see as the areas of concern and focus on putting these right.
Couples Counseling Isn’t Always Easy
When things are bad, they can be horrible,and the worst cases involve substance abuse, alcoholism, infidelity, anger and sometimes violence. These times are the worst you could imagine. However our Portland couples therapists have seen it all before, and are more than equipped to deal with any of these situations.
Since Couples Counseling of Portland has been providing these couples counseling sessions. We have found these physical attributes are not always the problem and can be one partner’s way of dealing with the issue underneath.
Who Comes for Couples Counseling in Portland?
We see people from all walks of life and our number of therapists fit into this, they have many varying backgrounds. Couples who seek counseling can be any of the following though there is much more on the list than shown here:
- Second marriages
- Same sex relationships
- Mixed race relationships and marriages
- Open relationships
- Relationships with a significant age difference
- Non-conforming gender relationships
These are a handful and show the extremes of couples. Apart from these, there are wealthy couples, couples who are financially unstable. The need for couples counseling can include anyone.
How to Start, and How Long it Takes?
Couples who make that first call have gotten over the first significant hurdle. With a quick, confidential phone call, our therapists can schedule any couple in and start to determine how they are able to help.
The number of sessions needed is difficult to determine, we can assure any couple who comes for couples counseling that none of our therapists will string out sessions to make extra. When a couple is finally on the road to mending their relationship, they are the first to know the future bodes well.