Art & Science of Love 2 Couples Retreat- Austin, TX – Feb 9-10, 2019


Art and Science of Love 2 Couples Retreat – Austin, TX

Saturday, February 9 – Sunday, February 10, 2019

  • Super Early Bird: $550 ( Ends December 1st, 2019) Early Bird: $650 (Ends January 1st, 2019) Standard Registration: $750 (Ends February 1st, 2019)

  • Presented and hosted by Dr. Vagdevi Meunier, PsyD, Gottman Master Trainer and hosted by The Center for Relationships
  • 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Location:
    The Center For Relationships
    8810 Business Park Drive
    Austin, Texas 78759

    *Location may change if enrollment exceeds capacity. Registrants will be notified via email of any changes.

  • You learned a lot about strengthening your relationship at The Art and Science of Love couples workshop. How did things go after that weekend? Were you able to incorporate your newfound knowledge into your relationship as well as you wanted? It can be a challenge to remember it all after you get home. That’s what this workshop is for.

    Whether you want to build on your first experience for deeper comprehension or re-commit to your relationship after being “out of practice,” The Art and Science of Love 2leads to a greater command of the skills needed for a strong relationship.

    Workshop Description

    Through interactive exercises, entertaining role-plays, and enlightening presentations, you’ll refresh and expand the skills previously learned, as well as deepen your connection with your partner. You will be able to work together privately, receive support from Certified Gottman Therapists, and gain a fresh focus for meeting the challenges in your relationship in an intimate workshop setting.

    This workshop is based on the inspiring couples research presented by Drs. John and Julie Gottman in their books, lectures, and other programs, including The Art and Science of Love. Developed by popular demand, The Art and Science of Love 2 is your opportunity to take your partnership to the next level

    Workshop presenters will provide a review of the Sound Relationship House and share proven methods for developing effective problem solving skills, including repair and compromise). New presentations and exercises have been developed to help partners identify and achieve mutual relationship goals.

    In addition, you’ll learn thought-provoking information and research on brain neurobiology that can help increase your understanding of the Gottman Method. There will be opportunities to ask questions and receive support from roving Certified Gottman Therapists, who are available to assist, if needed, during any of the exercises.

    Most importantly, this workshop will help you put it all together so you can more deeply integrate these new behaviors with your everyday life.

    What will I learn?

    You and your partner will learn conflict management skills, foster greater intimacy, and enhance your understanding of repair and its significance for effective communication.

    You will reinforce and expand the skills learned through The Art and Science of Love workshop, including reducing the Four Horsemen, sharing Dreams Within Conflict, processing the Aftermath of a Fight, and using a softened start-up with new exercises to reduce defensiveness. 

    You will also have the opportunity to talk about current relationship issues like money and/or sexuality and learn new tools to enhance these areas of your relationship. 

    Who is the workshop for?

    This two-day program is for couples who have previously attended The Art and Science of Love in person workshop or who have had practice with the material in the DVD Set.

    Are you looking to rekindle the spark and connection in your relationship? Are you willing to recommit to making your relationship the best ever? Are you looking to integrate the Gottman Method into you everyday life? Then this workshop is for you.

    What is included in the price?

    In addition to a greater understanding of how to build friendship, manage conflict, and create shared meaning in your relationship, you will receive two copies of The Art and Science of Love 2 couples workbook.

Disclaimer, Refund, Policy Cancellation Policy Agreement*

Refund Policy: Full refund minus 20% admin fee $50 processing fee if the cancellation request is received in writing by 5 pm, January 9th, 2019. After that date, couples will receive a full credit up to one year to attend any future retreat sponsored by The Center For Relationships in Austin, Texas. Not transferable to an Art and Science of Love 2 Couples Retreat sponsored outside of The Center For Relationships. The individual or entity that made the arrangements to attend The Center for Relationship event agrees to hold harmless National Marriage Seminars, Inc., its directors, and employees from any and all liability associated with those travel arrangements. By registering for any Center for Relationship sponsored or hosted event the individual or entity agrees to these terms.

Grievance Policy: It is the mission of National Marriage Seminars of America to find presenters who serve as a gateway to enhance clinical skills and to produce and distribute their work with integrity. We also believe in creating a learning environment that respects the diversity our attendees bring to these events. If you are dissatisfied with your experience, please email us at or contact us via phone at 813-960-0001 to further discuss your concerns.
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