A resolution offers experienced Relationship Psychologists and Counsellors to take you through the pre-marital counselling process. Our practitioners help you identify strengths and weaknesses in your relationships so we can target therapy for your specific needs.
A resolution pre-marriage counselling provides an opportunity for you to make an investment in your future– to enhance and enrich.
It focuses on..
- Clarifying expectations (e.g., roles and time)
- Learning relationship skills such as rituals of connection and listening during the daily connection conversation
- Raising awareness about how to manage parenting and finances
- Communication and conflict resolution
Research evidence demonstrates that participating in a marriage and relationship counselling programs can benefit couples through improved communication and conflict management and lower divorce rates.
Heidi Smith (Psychologist): Heidi specialises in working with couples who are experiencing difficulties in their relationships. Couples choose to work with Heidi because her approach is unbiased and thorough. Heidi takes the time to help you really understand the dynamics of your relationship, your goals and communicate better.
Registered Psychologist and member of the Australian Psychological Society. Heidi uses Interpersonal Therapy, Cognitive-behavioural therapy, Gottman’s couple therapy and Emotional Focused therapy in her approach to help clients manage issues.
Robyn Weir (Counsellor): Robyn began her work as a counsellor working with children, adolescents and adults in an agency setting. Robyn’s counselling practice now sees her working with grief, trauma stress, depression, interpersonal violence, unplanned pregnancy, parenting, infidelity, relationship and identity issues. Robyn’s work with adults, both individually and couples, is especially informed by engaging with client’s insight, philosophy, their values and creativity. Robyn’s ongoing interest in counselling is fuelled by the challenge of working with the compelling nature of human dilemmas, pain and strength.
Government and Private rebates?
Medicare and Private Health fund rebates may be applicable to a Psychologist’s services. Medicare rebates require a doctor’s assessment of distress. Health fund rebates vary depending on your provider.
Why choose us?
Our therapists understand the research behind what makes a successful relationship work and how to communicate in a way that enables you to feel heard, loved and understood. Your therapist will help discover and build research based skills that will strengthen your relationship.
For most couples, your process will follow our proven format. This process allows for effective goal setting and intervention. For couples that require urgent interventions and strategies to de-escalate conflict or recover from an affair, this format will be tailored to your needs. We aim to provide best practice with your unique needs.