Workshop Details & Schedule


We will meet virtually through my zoom room https://us


Weekend Worskhop:   Friday 4-7:00 pm PST and Saturday 8 am - 3:00 pm PST

8 Week Series:  Wednesdays,  6:00 pm - 7:15 pm PST

 What materials do I need?

  • Couples Workbook per couple.  As part of your registration fee, you will receive either hard copies via USPS or virtual workbooks.  You will be notified via email by The Gottman Institute to claim your virtual workbooks through Gottman.com.
  • We will be using The Gottman Card Deck app on your phone.  

Will I have to share personal information with the group?

This workshop is not intended for personal sharing.  It is however an opportunity for you and your partner to share with one another in the privacy of your own home.  I am here to assist you with the exercises if you get stuck.  

Pets vs. Children, who is welcome in the workshop?

Family pets are always welcome.  Additional humans however are not welcome in this workshop.  Please ensure that you are in a private space free of distractions (i.e. children).  

Weekend Workshop Schedule

Friday 4-7 pm PST (Bio break  5:15-5:30 pm PST)

Inside the Seattle Love Lab, The truth about happy marriages, What does make marriages work?, How do I predict divorce?

Outline the 7 Principles that make marriage work
Principle 1:  Love Maps
Principle 2:  Nurture Fondness and Admiration
Principle 3:  Turning Toward

Saturday 8 am - 3:00 pm PST (Lunch break 11-12:00 pm PST)

Principle 4:  Let Your Partner Influence You
Principle 5:  Solve Your Solvable Problems
Principle 6:  Overcome Gridlock
Principle 7:  Create Shared Meaning

8 Week Series Schedule 

Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:15 pm PST

Week 1: Inside the Seattle Love Lab, The Truth about Happy Marriages, What Does Make Marriages Work?, How I Predict Divorce
Week 2:  Principle 1:  Love Maps
Week 3:  Principle 2 & 3 Fondness & Admiration and Turning Toward
Week 4:  Principle 4:  Let Your Partner Influence You and Two Kinds of Marital Conflict
Week 5:  Principle 5:  Solve Your Solvable Problems
Week 6:  Coping with Typical Solvable Problems 
Week 7:  Principle 6:  Overcoming Gridlock
Week 8:  Principle 7:  Creating Shared Meaning