Of course, we would not be offering this service unless we believed in our processes and abilities. We are guided by the major clinical findings in psychological science over the last few decades to use the most effective models, techniques and strategies. There is a lot of agreement among these, and when there are multiple approaches, we select and employ varieties of therapy that are most suited to your unique circumstances.

It’s good to be concerned about the skill of the person you entrust with helping your relationship. However, outside of artificially-controlled research situations, there can be no meaningful scorecard to compare couples therapists, for these reasons.

Therefore, any clinician who quotes a personal “success rate” is oversimplifying for marketing purposes, and that information would not be useful.