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Marriage Counseling Statistics

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Percent of couples who believe they are "better off" after attending marriage counseling75 %
Percent of couples who reported "significant" improvement after attending marriage counseling65 %
Percent of couples who, after counseling, were still maintaining their improved relationship two years later50 %
Percent of divorced couples who attended marriage counseling before the divorce43 %
Percent of couples who believe they are "worse off" after marriage counseling25 %
Percent of married couples that will experience infidelity during the course of their marriage41 %
Average cost of a marriage counseling session$200
Average number of marriage counseling sessions a couple attends20
Number of licensed marriage and family therapists in the U.S.31,300
Average earnings of a marriage and family counselor$44,590
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Main Reasons Couples Gave for Seeking Marriage CounselingPercent
We love each other but something is just wrong22 %
We don't communicate well19 %
One partner has commited infidelity16 %
We don't get along with each other's families13 %
We feel contempt towards each other11 %
We don't feel attracted to each other9 %
Other10 %
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: Center for Addiction and Mental Health. Couple therapy, Marriage Guardian, Statistic Brain Research Institute
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: July 1, 2017

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