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Couples Counseling Today
   ...Courage, Compassion, Connection
Marriage Counseling
Marriage Counseling Creates a Safe Place to Get Help For Your Marriage

It is a common myth to think that people only see a counselor when they have serious mental health problems. In reality, people who seek the help of a counselor for their relationship when they need it, are more, not less, mentally healthy.

Even if your marriage has been struggling for a while, marriage counseling can help. Research shows that the sooner you get the help you need for your marriage, the better the result of the process can be. It's worth making an investment with an experienced couples counselor to get your most important relationship back on track.

With the right outlook and commitment many skills can be learned, and strengthened, with marriage therapy. You can decrease conflict, find new ways to reconnect, and identify which problems are solvable and which need your ongoing attention and management.

Whether you come in alone or with your spouse, talking with a marriage counselor can help you improve your marriage dramatically, and help you to get on track, and stay on track.

Not all therapists have the specific training working with couples requires. Finding a good Counselor for your marriage is not easy, and it's important to call to ask questions. Give me a call and I'll be happy to answer all your questions about marriage counseling.

Counseling can help with:



Solving problems


Being a better partner

Julienne Derichs LCPC

Couples Therapy and Marriage Counseling Serving  
Highland Park, Lake Forest, Deerfield, Lincolnshire, Illinois
847 266-8484
Julienne B. Derichs LCPC


847 266-8484                    Office in Highwood, IL 60040                 
                                   (between Lake Forest and Highland Park, IL)
Couples counseling is set on the foundation of creating safety, stability, and security in order to help you look inward at yourself and outward at your relationship. The focus is on discovering new ways of relating to each other in order to create the type of caring relationship you desire.