a modern approach to premarital counseling
Before "I Do" is a half-day workshop for engaged couples and those considering marriage but not quite ready to pop the question. The 4 hour workshop includes light lunch and post-workshop evening social with cocktails, snacks, and individual Q&A sessions with our relationship experts, including your host Esther Boykin, LMFT
don’t just plan a beautiful wedding. plan a beautiful life.
'Before I Do' is designed to make things easy and enjoyable for you. Spend the afternoon with experts who are passionately committed to helping you plan for the next chapter of your life with fun, engaging, and insightful activities.
We don't do forced scripts of so-called “better” communication skills or endless questionnaires and invasive questioning. We believe that the only stamp of approval your marriage needs is yours.
Our marriage experts will help you learn to spot the common hurdles of married life and give you the tools to avoid them or work through them. It's your marriage, we're just here to help you cultivate the skills you need to define your own happily ever after.
answers to your questions from real experts
Esther Boykin, LMFT and Erica Turner, MS are experienced and thoughtful couples therapists who belive the best time to work on a marraige is before it even starts. Join them for honest conversations about key issues such as:
managing expecttions and demands from friends and family
how to communicate effectively, even when you're frustrated
which issues you can compromise on and which ones call for a unified vision
kids, money, sex... the big 3 that every couple must address
and much more!