PREPARE/ENRICH is a data-driven program that assists couples in exploring and strengthening the cores of their relationships. The first component of the program is an online survey that each individual completes in about 35-45 minutes. The answers to the questions identify areas of strength and potential growth for premarital or married relationships. During the second component of the program, the couple meets with a certified PREPARE/ENRICH facilitator who provides feedback by assisting the couple understand their results and learn important relationship skills.

Two Components of PREPARE/ENRICH

  1. Online couple assessment
  2. Feedback and teaching relationship skills which spans four sessions with a certified PREPARE/ENRICH facilitator

What are the Goals of PREPARE/ENRICH?

  • Explore strength and growth areas
  • Strengthen communication skills
  • Identify and manage major stressors
  • Resolve conflicts using the Ten Step Model
  • Develop a more balanced relationship using Couple and Family Maps
  • Understand personality differences and maximize teamwork

What are the Benefits of PREPARE/ENRICH?

  • Creates curiosity about partner’s thoughts related to important relationship topics
  • Stimulates dialogue about important relationship topics
  • Increases awareness about self and partner
  • Assessment results help couples apply concepts and skills relevant to their unique relationship
  • Research has found that it increases relationship skills and satisfaction