New Class! 

Presented by Peg Davies, LMFT

Monday Oct 30, 2017-Monday Dec 18, 2017, 4:30-6pm

Fairhaven Library Fireplace Room, 

1117 12th St. Bellingham, WA 98225


Based on the internationally acclaimed research of Dr. John Gottman, this eight week class is designed to help couples strengthen their friendship, manage their conflicts effectively, and deepen their intimacy.




Class Details

This class meets once a week, starting Monday October 30, from 4:30-6pm and ending on Monday Dec. 18th, in the Fairhaven Library Fireplace room. The price per couple is $330, which includes the eight week class, two workbooks, and the book The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work, by Dr. John Gottman. The class consists of a mixture of interactive lecture, video clips, and fun private couple exercises. This is an educational format, not group therapy. Participants will not share their personal problems in front of others. Class size is limited to 15 couples. 



What You Will Learn

This class provides tools to help couples:

  • Improve friendship, fondness and admiration
  • Enhance romance and intimacy
  • Build trust
  • Manage conflict effectively
  • Address their perpetual and solvable problems
  • Create shared meaning
  • Maintain gains throughout a lifetime


This Class is Appropriate For

  • Couples contemplating engagement
  • Pre-marital couples
  • Newlyweds
  • Couples married for decades
  • Same sex couples or heterosexual couples-LGBT friendly


This Class is Not Appropriate For*

  • Couples in severe relationship distress
  • Couples experiencing emotional or physical abuse
  • Relationships in which one or both partners are addicted to drugs, alcohol or other compulsive behavior
  • Individuals with severe mental health problems



There are two ways to register:

1) To register online, click here

2) To register by check, print the pdf version of the registration form using the link below and send the completed form along with a check for $330 to:


Peg Davies, LMFT/Seven Principles Class

214 N. Commercial St. #202

Bellingham, WA 98225




Mail-in Registration Form
Adobe Acrobat document [102.6 KB]





Contact Peg Davies at (360) 734-2668


*If you or you your partner are experiencing these issues, contact me for a referral to a private couples therapist.

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