Couples counselling requires a specialized type
of training. A skilled couples therapist is able to attend to the relationship in a balanced and fair way. It is important for each partner's needs and experiences to be heard and respected. In
couples counselling, we will work to negotiate your goals with the goals of your partner and establish a counselling focus that works for both partners.
As an experienced relationship therapist, Dr. Elez offers diversity affirmative
couples therapy at various stages of couples’ relationships. She will facilitate your work with each other in facing normal life transitions or in coping with challenging relationship
Together, you can work to increase the level of intimacy and trust in your
relationship, enhance the quality of your relationship with each other, explore commitment issues, address issues of past hurt, infidelity, and negotiate important relationship decisions.
Some of the issues addressed in couples counselling include:
INCREASING LEVELS OF INTIMACY
INCREASING LEVEL OF TRUST
MOVING BEYOND INFIDELITY
RESOLVING INTERPERSONAL DIFFERENCES
NEGOTIATING DIFFERENT BELIEFS
MOVING TO A NEXT STAGE IN THE RELATIONSHIP
COUPLE RELATIONSHIP AND CO-PARENTING
IMPACT OF PAST TRAUMA ON THE RELATIONSHIP
DECISION TO END YOUR RELATIONSHIP
Dr. Elez is highly committed to providing a safe and comfortable environment in
which each partner can express their perspective and work towards accomplishing their goals. She is passionate about helping couples repair their bond, rekindle their passion for each other, or build
the relationship that they are striving towards.