Marriage Counseling Statistics
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Primary Changes: Updated for readability and clarity. Reviewed and added relevant resources. Added “When Should Couples Start Marriage Counseling?”, “How Long Does Marriage Counseling Take?”, “Does Marriage Counseling Work For Infidelity?”, “Does Marriage Counseling Work if Only One Person Goes?”, and “What Can You Do to Make Marriage Counseling More Successful?”. New material written by Eric Patterson, LPC, and reviewed by Kristen Fuller, MD.
Author: Melissa Boudin, PsyD
Reviewer: Naveed Saleh, MD, MS