On average, couples wait about six years before they seek counseling, she says. Thats a lot of time to do a lot of damage.
Is 6 months long for a relationship?
The six month anniversary of a relationship can be a big deal for some couples. It is a six month milestone that typically indicates that you are in a long term relationship. Dating sites often say that if you make it to six months as a dating couple, then you are past the new relationship phase.
How long should you give couples therapy?
Research tells us that 12-20 sessions is the average length of treatment for couples receiving Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT).