Being in a relationship takes work and commitment. Even the strongest of relationships encounter conflict from time to time. Often conflict in a couple is the result of one or both partners' uncommunicated needs. Couples counseling can provide a safe space in which partners can explore relationship stuck points, improve communication skills, and bring mindfulness to the strengths of the relationship. Dr. Mcdermott is trained in a variety of evidence based couples methods including the Gottman Method and Emotion Focused Couples Therapy.

The Gottman Method


1) Specifics about the Gottman Method


2) Concise article explaining the tenents of the Gottman Method: