How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor?

Locating a quality marriage counselor can be confusing if you aren’t sure what to look for. Not all counselors specialize in marriage counseling.

 How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor? 

Ask your doctor for a referral, conduct an internet search, check local advertisements, or ask friends and family for recommendations. Here are some other common questions couples have as they begin their search. 

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor That’s Right for Us? 

Conduct some research ahead of time to learn about available counselors. Many counselors will allow you to ask any questions you have prior to scheduling an appointment. 

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor Who is Well Trained? 

Ask questions about a counselor’s education, training and expertise with marriage counseling to ensure you find a qualified marriage counselor. 

How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor?

Make sure your marriage counselor has a degree and certification in counseling.

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor if I Don’t Have Insurance? 

Most marriage counselors will allow people to self-pay but investigate the cost of marriage counseling as prices can vary.

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor that We’ll Feel Comfortable With? 

Interview a couple of counselors or just try an initial meeting or two with a counselor to see if you both feel comfortable. 

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor Who Can Help with Addiction? 

Most marriage counselors have a lot of substance abuse training and experience. Ask the counselor how addiction issues are addressed.  

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor Who Accepts Insurance? 

Contact your health insurance company to see if they contract with any marriage counselors in your local area.  

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor When There Are so Many to Choose From? 

Ask your doctor or friends for suggestions. Check out counselor’s websites to learn more about them and pick one that seems to be the best match. 

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor Who Can Help After an Affair? 

Most marriage counselors have a lot of experience with infidelity. Ask ahead of time how the counselor could provide assistance. 

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor Who Won’t Judge Us? 

A counselor’s job is to be objective. They’ve heard it all and can provide you with information without judgment. 

  • How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor to Help with Sexual Problems? 

Counselors often help with sexual issues and almost any professional counselor should be able to assist you. If not, they can provide referrals to specialists.

 How Do I Find a Marriage Counselor?