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Marriage: How Do I Get My Husband To Go To Therapy?


Do cultural norms dictate who initiates therapy?

No marriage is perfect and sometimes couples go through difficult times. When that happens, who ya gonna call? A therapist! But what if one party doesn't want to go to therapy? 

Relationship Experts Sue Butler, Andre Moore, Cheryl Gerson and Christopher Smith are joined by YourTango Experts Senior VP Melanie Gorman to provide tips to both men and women on the best ways to get their spouse open to couples counseling. 

Watch the video to learn who initiates therapy most of the time (you'll be shocked at the answer!) and what the experts wish they could say to their clients. 


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