Marriage counseling that Heals in Aurora, CO. Restore Your Relationship.

Speak with the right marriage therapist in Aurora. Real help for issues like separation, communication, infidelity, and finances.


Georginia Weygand, Ed.S., NCSP, RP, BCCS, CAS
Marriage Counselor

Georginia Weygand, Ed.S., NCSP, RP, BCCS, CAS

School Psychologist, Registered Psychotherapist, Board Certified Cognitive Specialist, Certified Autism Specialist

2821 S Parker Rd, Suite 167, Aurora, Colorado 80014 | 303-357-0386

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started.

Carrie Chatterton, MA, LPC
Marriage Counselor

Carrie Chatterton, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

6105 South Main Street #218, Aurora, Colorado 80016 | 720-277-9508

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started.

Renee Brown, MA, LPCC
Marriage Counselor

Renee Brown, MA, LPCC

Mental Health Counselor

2101 S. Blackhawk St., Suite 240, Aurora, Colorado 80014 | 720-722-0093

Relationship counseling can be beneficial to couples who are looking to strengthen their emotional connection, in all stages of their relationship. This is a supportive place to discuss issues and solutions to better strengthen your relationship.


Related Sites:
City Of Aurora
State Board of Licensed Professional Counselors Examiners

Counseling Aurora Colorado

Therapist North Aurora, Lowry, Sunny Vale, Altura, Centretech, Lowry AFB, Glendale

There are a lot of different activities going on in Aurora. One of the better-known places is the Star K Ranch, which is a 200-acre natural area and outdoor learning center. It is located along the Sand Creek Greenway. The special programs that Star K Ranch offers include a nature series that is held on the third Saturday of each month. The nature series will cover either a plant or animal that is usually found in Aurora. Other special programs are held on the second Saturday of the month, such as taking visitors on guided bird walks. The Ranch also offers fun programs just for kids such as Nature Center Overnights, day camps and wet and wild Wednesdays at the Reservoir.1 Another area that holds events and classes is the Plains Conservation Center. Some of these events include wildlife safaris and year-round adventures in conservation.

Marriage and Couples Mental Health in Aurora

Aurora is home to a diverse population. Over 27 percent of residents are under the age of 18. In over 31 percent of households, a language other than English is spoken. There are also large numbers of African-American and Hispanic citizens, as well as a robust population of veterans. Veterans and minorities face a disproportionate number of mental illnesses,2 which greatly impacts them as individuals but also impacts their families. As such, couples and family therapists must be able to work with each diverse group in a culturally competent way.3

For those interested in working as a counselor with couples and families, the Colorado School of Family Therapy in Aurora is a good place to get professional development coursework completed. The school offers classes and practical experiences for counselors seeking Colorado licensure as a professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, addictions counselor, and more. A number of specialized certificate programs are also available. For further information about the programs offered at the School of Family Therapy, please call 720-859-0464.4

Family Services and Assistance Programs

The Colorado Family Life Center offers a number of programs to help strengthen couples and families. The Life Center focuses specifically on teenage, at-risk, and first-time parents and offers a variety of classes to help parents develop the skills they need to foster the social, emotional, and physical development of their children. Courses on infant nutrition, fatherhood, life skills, and relationships are offered at the Life Center. Classes are free and are offered on a one-on-one basis to ensure each family gets the care they require. Additional information is available by calling 303-366-1072.5


References

1. City of Aurora. (2017). Nature Centers. Retrieved from https://www.auroragov.org/ThingsToDo/ParksandOpenSpaces/Nature/NatureCenters/
2. National Alliance on Mental Illness. (2017). Veterans of Culturally Diverse Populations. Retrieved from http://www.nami.org/Content/NavigationMenu/Find_Support/Veterans_Resources/Multicultural_Issues/Veterans_of_Culturally_Diverse_Populations.htm
3. United States Census Bureau. (2016). State and County Quickfacts - Aurora, Colorado. Retrieved from http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/08/0804000.html
4. Colorado School of Family Therapy. (2017). Home - Colorado School of Family Therapy. Retrieved from http://www.familyplaytherapy.net/The_Colorado_School_of_Family_Therapy_-_Welcome.html
5. Colorado Family Life Center. (2016). Home - Colorado Family Life Center. Retrieved from http://www.coloradofamilylife.org/

Aurora is a city that is located in multiple counties- Adams County and Douglas County and Arapahoe County in Colorado. It has a land area of 153.52 square miles and a water area of 0.66 square miles.  The population of Aurora is 359,407 people with 124,031 households and a median annual income of $53,011. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Aurora, CO

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Therapy in Aurora is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Aurora therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Aurora public health department.