People turn to friends and family long before they go to a couples therapist. Marital First Responders is a new training program for people who are natural confidants on relationship problems: people turn to them for support and perspective. Learn what the training involves, tune your skills in being a confidant in your own social world, and see if you’d like to teach this course in your community.
Discuss key skills that confidants can learn to be more confident and effective
Identify the prevalence of confidants about marriage and relationship problems.
*Sessions may be edited for content and to preserve confidentiality*