Start Right, Stay Connected Seminars are for heterosexual and LGBTQ couples who are preparing to be married, newly married, committing to a long-term relationship. Start Right,Stay Connected seminars also welcome those already in long-term relationships who are looking for a relationship boost. These seminars are opportunities for you and your partner to get the knowledge and tools to navigate the challenges and enhance your marriage or long-term partnership.
We believe the more couples continue to nourish their partnership, the stronger their connection will be.
To communicate effectively with your partner using an important relationship skill: the Imago Dialogue
Why you select the partners you do and have conflict with your partner
What stage of relationship you’re in now and what to expect
Practical tools for dealing with your relationship hot buttons
Develop your vision for your emotional and sexual relationship as well your relationship with family, friends and your community
Ways to continue to nurture and grow your relationship and learn the five “Languages of Love”
“As newlyweds, my husband and I gained a lot of resources for starting off our marriage on the right foot and staying connected even during conflict. The material was presented in a clear and accessible way that is ‘doable’ for a typical couple.” JK
“A wonderful workshop in helping couples to understand the challenges in all relationships and assisting in overcoming these challenges through good communication.” Byron
Upcoming Build An Action Plan to Create or Transform Your Private Practice is on February 9, 2018 in Washington, DC, sponsored by National Association of Social Workers (NASW), DC Chapter. You can register at NASW Build an Action Plan. If you are a member of NASW, a discounted fee is available.