Premarital Counseling Packages

Option 1: Weekend Day Retreat – Before “I Do” Group Program

The Weekend Day Retreat is a great option for couples who’d like to prepare for marriage in a relaxed environment. The Before “I Do” Group Program focuses on:

  • Helping couples celebrate their strengths and identify their growth areas.
  • Encouraging couples to dialogue about their relationship in meaningful and productive ways.
  • Increase practical relationship skills in Communication, Conflict Resolution, Closeness, Flexibility, and Financial Management.
  • Increase understanding of relationship issues in such areas as Personality, Affection & Sex, and Family of Origin.

The group program offers a mix between marriage education – where we are together as a group and intimate conversations – where you and your partner have alone time to engage in structured exercises.

The Retreat is typically held on a Saturday or Sunday and is offered several times a year.

Completion of our weekend retreat qualifies your for a $60 coupon toward your Texas Marriage License!


Option 2: Five Week Group- Before “I Do” Group Program

Fun, engaging, and insightful, our 5 week premarital group is designed for partners just like you. Couples who want passionate, fulfilling marriages just as much as they want beautiful, well-organized weddings.

Our marriage experts will help you learn to spot the common hurdles of married life and give you the tools to avoid or work through them. It’s your marriage, we’re just here to help you cultivate the skills you need to define your own happily ever after.

The Before “I Do” Group Program focuses on:

  • Increase skills in communication, conflict resolution, closeness, and flexibility
  • Celebrate strengths and identify growth areas
  • Increase understanding of relationship issues
  • Encouraging couples to dialogue about their relationship in meaningful and productive ways.

Each class has limited enrollment to ensure that you can get the benefit of a group experience as well as personalized attention. Please note that we value your comfort and privacy. Intimate conversations will be limited to you and your partner: group sharing is completely optional!

Completion of our 5 week group program qualifies your for a $60 coupon toward your Texas Marriage License!

$595 for five weekly, 2 hour sessions

**A savings of over $650 for this group program vs. individual sessions**

**New Group will start Sunday, September 8 from 2- 4pm**

Group dates will be on Sunday afternoons- September 8, September 15, September 22, September 29, and October 6

Location: Relationships Matter Austin- Central
5808 Balcones Drive
Suite 201, Austin, TX 78731


Option 3: Eight Session* Private Counseling Package

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This is the most comprehensive option for engaged couples. Using the Prepare-Enrich assessment, you will get a snapshot of your relationship dynamics including your strengths and growth areas. Additionally, I will analyze the assessment to identify any potential sources of future conflict. Together, we will review the assessment and make a plan moving forward that best suits your needs. Using Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, I will specifically look at the process for  how each partner reaches for and gets their needs met. My goal is to ensure your couples’ bond is secure and ready to face any challenge that comes your way! Additional areas of concentration include:

  • Building Conflict Resolution and Effective Communication Skills
  • Setting Financial Expectations
  • Relationship Roles and Expectations
  • Assessing Family History
  • Managing Stress

Completion of our 8 session package qualifies your for a $60 coupon toward your Texas Marriage License!

$880 ($110/per session)

*A savings of $120 when all 8 sessions are purchased together*


Option 4: Four Session* Private Counseling Package

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Premarital Couples who want  a snapshot of their relationship strength and growth areas prefer this option. Using the Prepare-Enrich Assessment, couples get insight into where they are on the same  page and where they want to focus their attention. Based on the Assessment, we hone in on relationship growth areas. The first session is focused on reviewing the Prepare-Enrich Assessment. The following 3 sessions focus on improving identified growth areas. My goal is to give you the tools to feel as confident as possible entering your wedding day.

$480 ($120/per session)


Pay Per Private Counseling Session*

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Some engaged couples prefer not to commit to a set package. For couples who are not sure about which option to take, we develop a custom plan to meet their needs.

$125/per session


*Each Session is 5o minutes in length, however 80 minute sessions are available. Do not let this guide limit you. I am happy to work with you to develop a customized option that will fill your needs.