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Premarital counseling: A needs assessment among engaged individuals

Abstract

Although engaged individuals are the primary consumers of premarital counseling, no previous research has explored their perceptions regarding marriage preparation. This article reports what engaged individuals believe are the important areas to address when preparing couples for marriage. It also explores other attitudes and preferences that engaged individuals have toward marriage preparation.

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Williams, L.M. Premarital counseling: A needs assessment among engaged individuals. Contemp Fam Ther 14, 505–518 (1992). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00892197

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Keywords

  • Health Psychology
  • Social Issue
  • Primary Consumer
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Marriage Preparation