Gary Warford, ACC is one of a small group of people worldwide trained and authorized as a Gottman Seven Principles Program Educator. He is authorized by the John Gottman Institute to use the Seven Principles Program materials and teach content that integrates research from the Seven Principles book. Life Coach Gary Warford, can lead couples through relationship enhancing exercises and is the only International Coach Federation (ICF) Accredited Life Coach in Oregon authorized as a Gottman Seven Principles Program Educator. As such he is able to facilitate Gottman Seven Principles Program for Couples already in a long term relationship and for those preparing for the commitment of marriage. These workshops are educational and not considered therapy or counseling.
For over 30 years Dr. Gottman scientifically analyzed the habits of married couples and established a method to help change the behaviors that has thousands of marriages unsatisfying and unhealthy. He helps couples focus on each other, on paying attention to the small day-to-day moments that, strung together, make up the heart and soul of any relationship. “
Marital coaching is helpful for all couples and can enrich the relationship of those together for many years. It is also useful for those preparing for marriage who want to do everything they can to prevent problems and build a healthy relationship, be it the first, second or third marriage. In our society around two out of three first marriages are unsuccessful and three out of four second marriages fail. With couples coaching before and during a marriage you can do something to enrich your relationship and increase the odds of a long and loving relationship. No one goes into a marriage expecting to get a divorce so do not let it happen to you.
Gary Warford is the only Life Coach in Oregon and SW Washington authorized by the Gottman Institute as a Seven Principles Program Educator and is available to teach workshops for couples using the Gottman Seven Principles Program and other techniques. He organizes retreats for couples in both Oregon and SW Washington and schedules 10 week classes in a group setting in the Portland metro area. If you would like to consider a retreat to enhance your marriage or relationship please fill in our.