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Marriage Counseling in Kirkland

Empowering Couples to Build Lasting Connections

If you are striving to improve your relationship with your partner, our couples therapy program could be just what you need. We use the Gottman Method, a proven approach that guides couples as they tackle conflict, bolster communication and fortify their bond.

Our experienced counselors are certified professionals who can help you learn how to cultivate trust, revive friendship and foster intimacy.

Take a step towards improving your relationship today and book a free initial consultation with us. We provide private sessions – online and offline – that are tailored to you. Discover how our individualised approach can benefit your relationship now – it could be the best decision you make this year.

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What Can Marriage Counseling Do For You?

Licensed therapists at Anchor Light offer couples therapy, also known as marriage counseling services. This type of therapy can prove to be beneficial for both married and unmarried couples alike, by helping them address conflicts, improve communication and strengthen their problem-solving skills.

Couples therapy / marriage therapy is often short-term, though the number of sessions required can vary depending on how serious the issues are. Our therapists meet with couples weekly to help them build a healthier and more resilient relationship.

Convenient Online Couples Counseling

With therapists based in Washington, take advantage of the ease of online counseling. Whether you’re leading a hectic life or struggling with the effects of COVID-19, our secure virtual therapy sessions make it possible to gain the assistance that can have an impact on your wellbeing.

Getting quality counseling has never been easier, with our experienced counselors offering free initial consultations 7 days a week. No matter the distance, taking control of your relationship is now within reach – simply schedule an appointment and experience why so many people find success through virtual counselling from home.

Don’t wait any longer – get started today.

Anchor Light Couples Therapy Program

Find out what to expect when you engage in couples therapy at Anchor Light

Who Can Benefit from Marriage Counseling?

Investing in professional marriage counselling is an effective way to strengthen the bond between you and your partner. Studies have shown that 3 out of 4 couples who receive marriage therapy experience meaningful progress in their relationship, regardless of the level of difficulty they are facing.

Often times, even if there is no conflict in a relationship, it can still benefit from talking to our licensed marriage counsellors. With the help of these experienced therapists, communication skills and team work can be improved, all while bringing back the same love you felt when your bond first started. Our counselors will provide insight into each other and offer strategies to help foster that connection between you both again.

Even the happiest of couples can struggle to navigate through major life transitions and conflicts. Don’t let these issues put your relationship at risk; marriage therapy provides an invaluable opportunity to strengthen and protect the bond you have worked so hard to create.

With proper support, it is possible for couples facing even the most serious issues – from inadequate communication to decreased intimacy – to improve their marriage and ensure it remains a healthy, strong union.

Premarital Counseling

Couples therapy is a great way to learn about your partner and create a stronger bond in your relationship. Contrary to popular belief, couples therapy isn’t just for couples experiencing a crisis; it can be a great preventative measure for any couple who wants to gain a deeper understanding of their partner.

In therapy, couples can discuss complex topics in a safe and supportive environment, understanding each other’s feelings and reactions more clearly. This helps them come together with respect and kindness as they work through difficult conversations or disagreements. With the help of an experienced therapist, you and your partner can build strong foundations for your relationship and create an even more loving bond.

Don’t wait until tensions arise; start developing a healthier connection today.

Why The Gottman Method?

At Anchor Light Therapy Collective, our therapists are highly-trained in the Gottman Method of couples counseling. With evidence-based assessment techniques and intervention strategies, we help you work through conflicts, deepen your friendship connection, foster greater intimacy with each other, build more trustworthiness and share life goals together.

Our approach allows couples to not just coexist, but develop a stronger connection with each other. Our system provides an avenue to move beyond mere living together and offers tools that will help you both grow closer as a couple.

Our couples therapy utilizing the Gottman Method can be a game changer for your relationship. As you learn to approach one another with respect, understanding and affection, it will create an atmosphere of harmony and intimacy.

Not only that, but arguments are no longer a matter of willpower – they become opportunities to listen and grow together. In short, this kind of therapy can bring about remarkable changes in your relationship.

Uncover Meaningful Connections with Anchor Light Marriage Counseling

Couples therapy has the potential to be a hugely beneficial asset for couples looking to better their relationship and tackle any issues. Our team of professionals provide a safe, supportive, and non-judgmental atmosphere where couples can talk about their struggles without fear of criticism and start finding solutions together.

Armed with evidence-based techniques and approaches, our mission is to aid couples in gaining a deeper understanding of each other, communicating more efficiently, and ultimately creating stronger and more rewarding relationships.

Healing Together for Lasting Happiness – Combining Individual Therapy with Marriage Counseling

Acknowledging that it’s important to work through issues together as a couple, we understand there may be times when either one or both partners have individual issues that require attention outside of the marriage.

Anxiety, depression, trauma, grief or other disorders might necessitate a combined approach of couples counseling with individual sessions. This way, you can take the skills and insights gained from the individual treatment and apply them in your relationship for greater progress and stronger connection.

How much does a couples therapist cost?

Therapy creates a space for you to experience healing and progress in a way that can change your life. But of course, it’s also an investment of both time and finances. When you’re ready to commit to healing and transformation, here is what you can expect.

First session

All subsequent sessions
$175 (50 minutes)


We do not participate with any insurance panels. Anchor Light Therapy Collective is considered an out-of-network provider. 

As a courtesy to any individual clients who wish to utilize their insurance benefits, We are happy to verify your out-of-network plan benefits to tell you what portion, if any, may be covered by your health insurance provider. 

Out of Nework Insurance Options