One of the most challenging transitions in a couple relationship is entering into the parenting years. In the midst of parenting stress couples can struggle to communicate well, feel connected, and can fall into a cycle of invalidation that leads to resentment. This course will help you develop healthy communication, feel connected, and discover how to validate one another.

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Stephen Mitchell, PhD and Erin Mitchell, MACP´╗┐

Dr. Stephen Mitchell holds a PhD in Medical Family Therapy from Saint Louis University. He is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, a professor, and a web-based relationship educator. Erin AB Mitchell, MACP has her Masters in Counseling Psychology and works as a web-based relationship educator. They are working on 13 years of being married and enjoy working together. Erin and Stephen are the founders of Create Your Couple Story. They speak and write about couple health and wellness. Their mission is to help couples during the parenting years, communicate, connect, and resolve resentment through validation.

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Couples and The Parenting Years

Helping your Couple Relationship Survive During the Parenting Years

Parenting is a wonderful privilege and a significant strain on a couple relationship. Many couples experience a significant change in their relationship satisfaction around three key areas due to parenting stress:1) Communication 2) Loss of Connection and 3) Resentment due to feeling invalidated. The Parenting Years Course offers 4 quick hitting modules that can help couples solve their communication problems, re-establish a feeling of connection, and discover how to get out of a cycle of invalidation that ends in resentment toward one another. These short modules are full of practical advice that is built on sound psychological research and the rich therapeutic experience of Dr. Stephen Mitchell, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and his wife Erin Mitchell who holds a Masters in Counseling Psychology. If you want your couple relationship to be healthy and grow during the parenting years this is the course for you.


Couples and The Parenting Years-Personalized Plan

Helping Your Couple Relationship Survive During The Parenting Years

Receive our Couples and The Parenting Years Course plus 1 (one-hour) personalized consultation with Dr. Stephen and Erin Mitchell, MACP

Enhancing Communication

This course can help solve your communication problems.

Creating Couple Connection

Are you wanting to feel more connected as a couple? The Parenting Years course can help you rediscover connection with your partner.

Replacing Resentment

Validation is the fuel that can make your couple relationship soar in the midst of parenting stress.