Marriage Resources

Tools for you and your spouse

Local Programming

The Third Option (14 week class)
This ongoing marriage enrichment/marriage crisis group program uses a drop-in format, skill-building and sharing by couples who have overcome difficulties.
Thursdays 7-9pm at Montgomery Community Church
mmaserang@mcc.us or 513.489.0892 x234
www.thethirdoption.com

Retrouvaille

The program offers tools needed to rediscover a loving marriage relationship. Thousands of couples headed for cold, unloving relationships or divorce have successfully overcome their marriage problems by attending the program. It consists of one weekend, plus six follow-up sessions over approximately three months.

www.cincyretrouvaille.org

513.456.5413

Websites

www.divorcebusting.com Divorce does not answer the basic issues of marriage dissolution.

www.smartmarriages.com Smart Marriages National Coalition

www.marriagesavers.com Proven way to increase the success of marriage, reduce divorce rates, and provide a better environment for children to thrive.

www.nationalmarriage.com National Institute of Marriage. Provides intensive counseling programs, conference and resources.

Books

“The Five Love Languages” by Gary Chapman
“His Needs, Her Needs” by Willard F. Harley
“Fighting For Your Marriage” by Howard J. Markman
“Divorce Busting” by Michele Weiner-Davis
“Sacred Marriage” by Gary Thomas
“Love & Respect” by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs
“A Celebration of Sex” by Dr. Douglas Rosenau
“The Gift of Sex” by Clifford and Joyce Penner
“The Sex-Starved Marriage” by Michele Weiner Davis

Professional Counseling

Click here for a list of some of the counselors and counseling options available in the Cincinnati area.