Couples Therapy in Brandon Florida & Tampa Florida
Updated: Oct 16
Couples therapy at Star Point Counseling Center in Brandon Florida and Tampa Florida helps couples, resolves conflicts and build a more enriched and satisfying relationship. Many couples come to Star Point Counseling Center in Brandon Florida and Tampa Florida seeking more love and intimacy, better communication, and/ or a more satisfying sexual relationship. Couples therapy helps to create a neutral space to explore emotionally-charged issues in the relationship with the help of a therapist. Common issues explored during couples therapy include: threats of divorce, communication problems, infidelity, sexual problems, issues with money, drug and alcohol use, work commitments, lack of emotional intimacy, power struggles, and parenting or family problems. Couples therapy may be as brief as 10 to 15 sessions, or continue for many months. Many couples, however, wait to long to seek couples therapy so it can take up to 6-8 months for full effect of couples therapy treatment. If during the couples therapy process, it becomes apparent that one or both partners may be struggling with individual issues that would be best supported in personal individual therapy, the couples therapist will discuss this with the couple.
What issues might be addressed in Couples Therapy?
Emotional enmeshment or estrangement.
Not feeling like you are on the “same page.”
Trouble with intimacy.
Impact of trauma.
Overly critical or withholding what is important to you.
Desire to strengthen your commitment to each other.
Exploring ways to have increased satisfaction.
Navigating recovery from abuse.
Recovery for one or both of the partners from trauma.
The presence of depression, anxiety, bipolar or other mental illness in one or both partners.
Parenting a special needs child.
Longing to rekindle love, passion and excitement.
Our therapists are here to help you with couples therapy.