Focus on the Family’s National Institute of Marriage
Intensive Marriage Counseling Programs
All of the marriage counseling provided at Focus on the Family’s National Institute of Marriage utilizes a format we call Intensives. These programs are all inclusive, extended periods of counseling time over multiple days which allow our team of marriage counselors to get to the root of the problem. NIM’s Intensive programs include:
- 3-6 nights of lodging
- Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner each day
- 20-36 Hours of Counseling over 3-6 days
Is an Intensive Right for You?
The Intensive program will be able to address your needs around a variety of topics including: communication, infidelity, intimacy and sexual issues, financial strains, blended families, children, and career conflicts. Most couples that attend an Intensive are experiencing a significant amount of marital distress. Many of these couples have already started the divorce process.
over 99% of the couples we served last year indicated their counselor adequately addressed their concerns.Even with this level of distress over 99% of the couples we served last year indicated their counselor adequately addressed their concerns. Please take a look at the following programs, we are confident we have a program that can meet your needs.
4 Day Group Intensive – NIM’s Most Popular Program
An all inclusive Premium Intensive experience provides 32 hours of the caring, attentive and focused attention of an NIM counseling team with the benefit of a group counseling experience. The 4 day group Marriage Intensive has been our most popular program over the years and is one of the most powerful ways we have found to work with couples in a high degree of distress. While nearly everyone has initial concerns about the group format, couples rave about the experience. Additionally, independent research of NIM programs indicate that men experience a greater increase in marital satisfaction after attending an Intensive utilizing the group format than in other programs.
Price in Branson, MO – $3,450 (Scholarships available, inquire with registrars for qualifications)
Price in Rome, GA – $3,950
>4 Day Group Intensive – Program Details
3 Day Marriage Counseling Programs (Branson, MO Only)
The all inclusive 3 Day Intensive programs provide an individual or a couple with a multiple day counseling experience with either 1 or 2 counselors. While all of our individual programs are tailored to a couple’s specific needs, the individual programs allow for more flexibility as you determine with the therapists the direction of each day’s sessions.
Price with one counselor – $4,250
Price with two counselors – $4,750
>3 Day Marriage Counseling Program – Details
6 Day Intensive – NIM’s Premier Intensive Marriage Counseling Program (Branson, MO Only)
This all inclusive program provides the most focused care of any NIM Program. In this program, you will receive both individual and joint counseling over a period of six days from a male / female therapy team. While all of our individual programs are tailored to a couple’s specific needs, this longer format allows for much more flexibility as you determine with the therapists the direction of each day’s sessions.
Price – $9,950
>6 Day Intensive Program – Details