Relationships - we know what works
Dr. Navarra's two decades of research on couple recovery
John and Julie Gottman's world-renowned research on divorce prediction and relationship stability
Recent vlogs of blog articles and videos of relationship tips
Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day or not, this Gottman tip is for all couples. Stay tuned for Part 2: Timing, Timing, Timing.
This tip is about a technique for stepping back from the conflicts and
arguments that can have a life of their own if we allow it.
This is the core of intimacy, partners feeling seen and accepted for who they are, and each knowing what is important to the other.
the voice of experience
Dr. Navarra maintained a private practice for 40 years specializing in couple therapy. He now focuses on teaching and consultation. He has 35 years of experience as an educator in psychology, relationships, and therapy.
Build relationship skills
Whether you are learning as a couple or as a professional, the classes and workshops provide specific research-based strategies to help couples manage conflict and difficult issues, strengthen their relationship, and increase intimacy.
learn from an experienced therapist and educator
Dr. Navarra is a popular speaker presenting nationally and internationally on Gottman Method Couples Therapy and on his research of over 20 years on couple recovery from addiction.
User friendly and a fun way to learn
Classes and workshops are easy to navigate, learn at your own pace.
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Master Addiction Counselor
Sample List Of Publications
Co-authored chapter with Dr. John Gottman, Gottman Method Couple Therapy: From Theory to Practice
Co-authored with Drs. Julie and John Gottman chapter, Sound Relationship House Theory and Relationship and Marriage Education
Article: Systemic Addiction Treatment in Couple and Family Therapy
Co-authored three articles with Dr. John Gottman on Gottman Method Couples Therapy
Authored chapter, Family Response to Adults and Alcohol
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