In our recent in-depth article on marriage counseling, we mentioned that marriage therapy is one of the most difficult counseling disciplines—not even all fully licensed and trained counselors do it well. How can you expect to do it well on your own?
Simply put, you can’t. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t things you can do on your own to help improve your marriage (or other intimate relationship—marriage or couples counseling methods work for all types of couples). And there are many good reasons to try.