Developed from over 40 years of scientific research by Dr. John Gottman, this relationship assessment tool relies on intensive, detailed, and evidence-based information on why relationships succeed or fail. We also widely use the heavily researched Emotion-Focused Therapy developed by Dr. Susan Johnson.
Fully HIPAA compliant, the questionnaire that you will fill out online consists of 480 questions about friendship, intimacy, emotions, conflict, values, and trust, as well as parenting, housework, finances, individual areas of concern, and more.
Are you becoming more and more emotionally disengaged and lonely in your marriage? Do you want to feel more connected to your partner... tired of the vicious circles of negative assumptions and harsh reactions… beginning to dislike the person you are becoming in your marriage? Do you think your partner treats other people better than they treat you? Are you concerned about the growing negativity in your relationship… worrying about the negative effects that your relationship is having on your children? Do you think about divorce sometimes? Don’t you think it’s time to make some changes that will alter the course of your marriage?
As a marriage specialist, I’ve spent over 50 years helping thousands of couples develop and maintain strong emotional connections with one another, characterized by lots of emotional and physical intimacy. We achieve a relational “paradigm shift" in the way you relate to each other. Great marriages involve lifelong courtship.
Your ability to stay with your spouse is wholly dependent on how you each express your emotions and deal with conflict when it arises. The future of relationship assessment is here.The Gottman Method of marriage counseling was created by Drs. John and Julie Gottman, and it helps spouses to:
The Gottman Method helps couples accomplish these goals and more with the Sound Relationship House. Both partners work together to build each of the seven levels of their house and the trust and commitment that form its walls.
Also created by Drs. John and Julie Gottman, The Gottman Relationship Checkup automatically scores a relationship’s strengths and challenges and provides specific recommendations for intervention.
Located in the beautiful Missoula area, Jim Ramsey has been a marriage counselor for over 50 years. As the first fully certified Gottman Counselor in Montana, he will provide you with the research-based marriage counseling you need to get your relationship back on track.
You and your partner can accomplish the equivalent of four months of weekly 50 minute sessions in a single focused and goal oriented private couples therapy retreat in Montana.
Couples Group Therapy works to share successes and struggles, helping each other grow to become better partners in marriage.
Conflict and problems with communication are completely normal occurrences, even in the strongest of relationships, but when communication begins to break down, arguments, misunderstandings, and hurt can become a part of each day and affect every aspect of your life.
When issues within a relationship are left unresolved, frustration, anger, resentment, and pain can only deepen, leading to separation or divorce. When you seek marriage counseling, you can choose a different path—one that the both of you can walk together in mutual trust, respect, and love.
Marriage counseling with The Gottman Method can help you achieve all of the above and much more. The Gottman Method can be applied to whatever problems you may be experiencing in your marriage, including betrayal, co-parenting, unhealthy coping mechanisms like substance abuse, and the financial and other pressures of modern life.
Many couples feel as though things aren’t getting better, even though they’ve made several attempts to improve their marriage. Others try to improve their marriage by waiting things out, only to find that they’re farther away from their spouse than they ever thought they’d be.
Whatever the problems you may be facing, counseling with Aletheia marriage therapy in Montana can show you how to repair and restore the connection you once had with your partner and maintain the quality of that connection for the rest of your lives.
Our many options for couples and marriage counseling mean that there’s always a safe and comfortable space for you to learn new skills and strategies to reconnect; share feelings, thoughts, and dreams; and solve your problems as a team.
Call (406) 251-7073 to begin your journey to a healthy, joyful marriage!