Couples therapy while dating
Every relationship has issues – nothing’s 100 per cent.
When I tentatively broach the topic with friends it turns out they have either thought about it, or know couples who do it regularly.
Even if you seem similar, there will always be issues.
“It’s really, really sensible and I’d love to see it happening more and more.
“I used to have individual therapy anyway,” says Laura*, 26.
“So when my boyfriend and I had problems, it didn’t seem that strange to me to seek professional help.It’s the best way to notice the recurring issues you have in your relationship and work out how to deal with them early on.” The professionals agree.