Posts Tagged: healthy marriage


Say “I Do” to a Marriage Game Plan

Summer is the second most popular time of year for weddings, with 30 percent of couples exchanging vows during the warmer months. If you are saying “I do” this season, consider establishing a marriage game plan so that you know what to expect before taking your vows. At Laurie Grengs Counseling, many of our clients […]

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Couples Counselor Ham Lake, MN

Couples Counselor Ham Lake, MNEven the most stable of marriages experience periodic turmoil or at least prolonged disagreement.  Marriages that are not so healthy go through difficulty more often and likely with more intensity.  It is almost certain that people experiencing marital problems of varying duration and intensity have not been trained to respond to those problems—we live in a society that values the fairytale more than the realities of relationships, and we tend to avoid conflict, rather than confronting it head-on.  The good news for people in need of marriage counseling is that there are professionals like Laurie Grengs, who is based in Coon Rapids and also serves Ham Lake, MN, who have the training and wisdom to share with people who are less well prepared for the realities of marriage when the fairytale begins to show its limitations.

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