How you communicate with your partner either strengthens or harms your family’s
long term stability and vitality.
Remove roadblocks to connecting with your partner by understanding how to effectively share your thoughts, emotions, and desires
and how to hear your partner.
This workshop is for you if you:
• Feel overwhelmed by communicating
• Struggle to understand yourself and your partner
• Get off track when you are talking
• Have difficulty resolving arguments
• Feel disconnected and alone in your marriage
• Need confidence in your ability to communicate
Registration must be made one week prior to workshop date. A deposit of $75.00 is due at pre-registration. The deposit is non-refundable one week prior to workshop date. The balance of the workshop fee may be paid the day of the workshop.
402 Julie Rivers Drive
Sugar Land, TX 77478
Space is limited...don't delay!
$185 per couple
Fee includes workbook, tools for skills
practice, and pocket cards.
Lunch and childcare not provided.
Dates & Times:
July 8th & 9th, 2016
Friday 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Saturday 9:00am - 3:30pm
Gerald is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Marriage and Family Therapist at the Houston Center for Christian Counseling. He holds a Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Seminary, and a Master of Arts degree in Psychology from Houston Baptist University.
Gerald has published two books, Notes from a Country Parson and Marriage Minutes.
Gerald has been leading communication and marriage workshops for over 20 years. He uses his experience both as a counselor (since 1989) and pastor (since 1965) to incorporate real stories and examples to bring concepts to life. His warm, relaxed demeanor sets the tone to help others understand and master material.
The following will be covered during
• Identifying the 3 main types of issues
• A map for understanding issues
• Talking skills for clarity in expression
• Listening skills for tuning in effectively
• A method for ensuring understanding
• A process for resolving conflicts
In effect communication and conflict resolution, both partners have a lightbulb moment of understanding the other's perspective.
What do you do when you don't know what to say next?
Communication begins with awareness of ourselves and others. This workshop will teach you an effective tool that gives you a guide for what to say next in communication. Don't leave the conversation unfinished just because you don't know what to say next.
Come remove the distance in your marriage through learning effective
communication and conflict resolution skills.
M.Div., M.A., LPC, LMFT
Certified Communication Instructor
A weekend workshop to equip couples to better communicate with clarity, improve listening skills to develop understanding, handle conflict without hurting each other,
and begin to enjoy the benefits of a deep and connected partnership.