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A few sessions with a professional marriage counselor and a life-skills course are two great ways to start your union off right. Some resources:

  • The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) can help you find a therapist in your area. Go to www.aamft.org/TherapistLocator.
  • The Couples School, at The Coché Center in Philadelphia,Pennsylvania, is a 12-hour weekend course on how to build a better marriage. Go to www.thecouplesschool.com.
  • "Calling All Brides: Stress Management Workshop for Brides" is led by Tracey Ellenbogen, MSW, LSW, in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania. Call 610-457-6361.
  • The Association for Couples in Marriage Enrichment (ACME), a non-profit organization, provides literature, workshops and retreats in cities throughout the country. Go to www.bettermarriages.org.
  • PAIRS (Practical Application of Intimate Relationship Skills) offers workshops for premarital and newlywed couples in cities across the U.S. These include the eight-week PAIRS FIRST program and the five-week, faith-based Christian PrePAIRS, Jewish PrePAIRS and Catholic PrePAIRS programs. Go to www.pairs.com.


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