Couples

Kim McClelland, LCSW uses the Gottman Method Couples Therapy and is a Level II trained Therapist. She uses the Gottman Online Assessment as a tool to develop a detailed treatment plan.

What issues or problems are addressed in couples’ therapy?

  • Cape Elizabeth USA – June 10 2017: Young couple walking on trail by edge of cliff rocks at Portland Head Lighthouse in Fort Williams park in Maine during summer day

    Getting needs met in the relationship

  • Conflict resolution
  • Arguments
  • Communication problems
  • Financial disagreements
  • Infidelity
  • Cyber-Cheating
  • Trust Issues

What are the goals of couple’s therapy?

The specific goals of therapy vary, but generally couples want to reconnect. They want to find the loving kindness and passion that they once felt and build a stronger base upon which they can rely to meet life’s challenges together. In therapy, tools are given to the couple to assist them in meeting their needs.