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Couple's Therapy

Therapy for BIPOC & Interracial Couples

Relationship therapy for BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color)  and interracial couples provides a safe and culturally responsive space to navigate the complexities of intimate relationships. 

 

During couples therapy sessions, we work collaboratively with you to identify and understand the underlying issues affecting your relationship. This can include communication difficulties, conflict resolution, trust issues (including affairs), intimacy concerns, or other relationship dynamics.

For BIPOC & Interracial couples, relationship therapy also provides a space to navigate the intricacies of shared or differing racial and cultural identities. Your therapist will offer insights and strategies to address challenges specific to BIPOC relationships, such as navigating cultural differences, managing external biases, and fostering cultural appreciation within the partnership.

Through open and honest dialogue, your therapist helps you improve communication skills, build empathy, and develop effective strategies for problem-solving. The therapy process helps you to express you needs, concerns, and desires in a respectful and non-judgmental environment.

Couples therapy also aims to strengthen emotional bonds, rekindle intimacy, and foster a deeper connection between partners. The therapist may introduce techniques and exercises to promote emotional closeness, enhance mutual understanding, and rebuild trust when necessary.

Culturally sensitive interventions and tools are utilized to promote healing, respect, and effective problem-solving.  In addition to addressing current relationship challenges, we can also help you develop skills for maintaining a healthy and fulfilling partnership in the long term. This includes learning tools for navigating future conflicts, managing stress, and sustaining a strong foundation of love, respect, and shared goals.

Whether you are experiencing specific difficulties or simply seeking to enhance your relationship, couples therapy offers a valuable opportunity for growth and development.

The goal of this specialized therapy is to empower  BIPOC and interracial couples, to cultivate thriving and fulfilling relationships rooted in understanding, respect, and cultural appreciation.

How Our Clinicians Can Help

  •  Navigating cultural differences, managing external biases, and fostering cultural appreciation within your partnership.

  • Insight into past and how it may connect to your current relationship. 

  • Improve communication skills, build empathy, and develop effective strategies for problem-solving.

  • Develop skills for maintaining a healthy and fulfilling partnership in the long term.

  • Navigate the intricacies of shared or differing racial and cultural identities

Working With Us

1

Schedule a Free Consultation

Visit our secure client portal to schedule your free 15 minute video consultation with one of our clinicians. 

2

Tell Us about Yourself

We'll send over a brief questionnaire in which you can share with us what kind of support you are looking for and request for us to check your insurance coverage for you. 

3

Schedule your first session

After meeting with us and receiving confirmation of your fee and coverage, you can start your weekly therapy session-- either in-person in Pasadena, CA or online.

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