Is your loved one an addict? Are you afraid to commit your lifetime with someone in recovery or who needs recovery?
Comprehensive Counselors is quick to recommend every couple invest in their future by having a counseling session with someone. Whether clergy or a licensed professional, it is vital to your future to know triggers and resolve issues. Many recovered addicts deal with shame which created hostility and anger. Many recovered addicts unknowingly establish unhealthy and somewhat co-dependent relationships.
Of the three states recognizing "Covenant Marriages, " (Arkansas, Arizona and Louisiana), Louisiana was the first to bring it to surface in 1997. A Covenant Marriage makes it more difficult to marry and more difficult to divorce. A couple must receive pre-marital counseling, must sign documentation agreeing they will seek counseling for a year should they ever decide they wish to divorce, and they are only allowed to divorce under specific circumstances:
*felony is committed
It's no secret relationships can be taxing on a couple. As if stresses of everyday living, loss of loved ones, infidelity, and finances weren't enough, now throw in addiction or recovery, perhaps co-dependency and you have a mess of resentment, anger, and miscommunication going on. It seems a never ending list, but we are here for you. Remember back when things were different? When communication was easier and love didn't seem to present itself as a task?
We can help you get back on track.
Call us today if you need guidance.