Couple/Marriage counseling based on scientific research.

John Gottman, PhD- Gottman Model

Just as Masters and Johnson were pioneers in the study of human sexuality, so Dr. John Gottman has revolutionized the study of marriage. For nearly four decades he has conducted research on all facets of relationships, including parenting issues. In collaboration with Dr. Julie Schwartz Gottman, Dr Gottman has developed an approach that not only supports and repairs troubled marriages and committed relationships, but strengthens happy relationships as well. 


Dr Gottmans research based treatment approach is the treatment platform Functional Marriages Private Therapy, Inc. stands on to enhance relationship success.

Benefits of using the Gottman Model in treatment

-Extensive research on couples conducted by Dr Gottman and his team of scientists has allowed his methods to predict divorce by 91%!


-Gottman's relationship success and failure predictions are based on data accumulated over years of study.


-Before the breakthroughs in predicting relationship success and failure Gottman's research provided, all anyone trying to help couples had to go on was point of view.