Premarital classes is counselling offered by a marriage therapist to help couples who are planning to get married. It mainly focuses on helping them identifying problems or conflicts that may occur in marriage and how to solve them.
Some of the benefits of couples counselling before marriage are; it enables them to identify major issues that can misunderstanding like children, career goals, finances and religion and possibly come up with a plan on how to deal with them.
Counselling before marriage differs from one therapist to the other. Where some decide to attend to each couple individually, while others offer classes to both the partners. The individual sessions help the counsellor identify each partners’ weaknesses and strengths and areas they can improve to a great partnership.
Premarital counselling is vital for any couple planning to settle down because it helps build a strong relationship between each other and also builds a strong foundation marriage.