Couples Counseling

In couples counseling, two people in a significant romantic relationship meet with a counselor to address challenges and learn skills to improve their connection. Examples of couple’s issues may include communication, conflict, cultural issues, sexuality, infidelity, and family concerns.  Couples counseling is LGBTQ friendly.

As of Fall 2019, couples counseling is only available to couples who are both registered students at Cal State East Bay.  Please see the following resources for additional relationship support.

Gottman Institute  - many resources for couples, including:

Educational YouTube series about couples:

These centers have indicated that they offer sliding scale couples therapy. 


Psychology Today - allows you to search for therapists by different criteria, including those who specialize in couples, or by geographic area.

If you are concerned about abuse in your relationship: