tips and resources to improve the health of any relationship whether you are
nearly, newly or truly married. And now, a free online survey can highlight
the strengths and weaknesses in your relationship.
Dr. Liz Hale, from Stronger Marriage.org explains how to use the resource.
Divorce is expensive across the board; financially, emotionally, physically,
socially and spiritually. We know more today than ever before about what
makes marriage work. It’s never too late or too early to become educated on
As the Utah Marriage Commission, we are partners with the Relate Institute
that allows you to take the Relate Inventory and get a report about your
relationship for free! RELATE is an on-line relationship questionnaire
designed to provide you with research-based feedback about how you are
doing in your relationship. It is the only existing questionnaire with feedback
that has been scientifically proven to help couples improve their relationship
health. Each partner completes the questionnaire individually and then and
within minutes a report is generated. The report includes graphs and texts to
help couples discuss the important issues relevant to their relationship. It
also helps couples recognize strengths, discover resources, identify potential
problems, and open a dialogue about their values, attitudes and beliefs about
If you’d like the help of a facilitator to interpret your report and or to work
with you on more in-depth issues, consider Couple Care, also offered on the
Relate and Couple Care is a powerful combination! It is designed to help
couples work through potential problems in their backgrounds, improve
communication, manage conflict, improve intimacy, and learn to address
problems before they become difficult to overcome. There are 6 units;
couples first watch a DVD, work through activities for that unit and discuss
their experience with a trained professional facilitator by phone or Internet.
Relate/Couple Care usually costs $300.00 but for Utah residents it’s free!
Why wouldn’t we take advantage of a free, key tool that could set us up for