How to choose a marriage therapist
The questions to ask your prospective marital therapist are:
What percentage of your practice is marital therapy? (A marital specialist is practicing 95% in marriage counseling and is not a generalist. It is imperative to have a spcialist in this critical area.)
How many years have you practicied solely marital therapy?
What is your average length of sessions for the majority of your clients?
Are you fully licensed to the highest credential within your professional degree and license (versus a partially licensed therapist who is gaining experience towards the highest licensure.
What percentage of your couples reach their goals and after how many sessions, on average?