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Couples Therapy

About Couples Therapy Services

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Romantic relationships bring joy, comfort, and love into our lives. They can also challenge us in ways we never anticipated. When you first got together with your partner, it was hard to imagine anything disrupting your connection. But things change, conflict is unavoidable, and now, you’re struggling to rekindle that sense of intimacy once again.

Every couple faces their own challenges in their partnership. The key to successfully overcoming these difficult times is ensuring that each person puts forth the effort to make it work. You want to try, but you simply don’t know how to. This is when couples therapy is an invaluable tool for you and your partner.

Why Couples Therapy?

Every couple who goes to therapy together is facing a different, unique obstacle. You may feel that your relationship is strong, but you are feeling more disconnected recently. You may find yourself in the same argument over and over again, despite the fact that neither of you wants to fight anymore. Maybe communication has grown more challenging over time due to stress, times of transition, or desire discrepancies. You could be coping with infidelity or another betrayal that has shaken your foundation of trust. Many couples are missing the playfulness and erotic vitality that they desire and seek couples counseling to light the flame.

Regardless of why you come, it shows an admirable commitment to your partner and your own well-being. Even if you are feeling hopeless and stuck, working with the right therapist gives you the opportunity to develop the skills you need to navigate the tougher times and to celebrate the good times. Our couples therapists in Austin and Denver are uniquely qualified to offer you the psychological insight, empathy, and tools you need to resolve conflicts, deepen your connection, and strengthen your communication.

Why Respark? 

At Respark, we offer a judgment-free zone. We believe that all human beings deserve love and kindness, which means our doors are open to all. Regardless of your gender, sexuality, ethnicity, race, or ability, we welcome you, and with our wealth of experience, we are able to address your specific areas of concern with an appreciation for your own unique outlook.

Our founder, Heather McPherson, is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Supervisor (LMFT-S), Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPC-S), and AASECT-Certified Sex Therapist. By integrating different modalities into therapy sessions, she is able to address a wide variety of relationship challenges in a kind and compassionate way in which each partner feels heard.

Sex-Positive and Affirming Therapy in Austin and Denver

Respark is inclusive of all orientations, lifestyles, beliefs, and relationship practices. Our couples counselors are able to address a wide spectrum of issues that many partnerships face, from loss of passion to identity issues to parenting problems. Reconnect with your partner, feel more confident, rebuild trust, and find the meaning you’re looking for in your relationship.

If you are on the quest for erotic vitality, missing the connection and playfulness with your partner or simply wanting to regain your lust for life, Respark can help. Our couples therapists are here for you. Contact us with the inquiry form below or email