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Couples Counselor Training


Based on the best-selling book Why Did I Marry You Anyway?, this course covers the top three myths that sabotage relationships, building blocks that all couples must master and strategies for constructive arguments between couples. Download a free couple’s workbook and take advantage of quizzes and assignments to use in your couples counseling.

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the top three issues that couples argue about
  • Learn the two building blocks of a long term relationship and why love is not enough
  • Identify patterns of communication that couples use and how to help them create positive habits

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For the online version you will be contacted by email one week before the starting date with the username and password required for the class. Access will be available the first day of class. This is an asynchronous platform.
Course Accessible: Aug. 1-31, 2016
Location: UWM School of Continuing Education (Click link for directions)
Instructor: Barbara Bartlein, RN, LCSW, The People Pro, Milwaukee, WI
CEHs: 4
Enrollment Limit: 30
Program No. 7740-8393
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