Marriage Therapy in San Diego

“I love working with Dr. Sanchez-Cordova! She has been able to guide me in a way that is supportive and not condescending or insulting to my emotional intelligence.”


Thriving Center of Psychology offers specialized marriage therapy throughout the state of San Diego, California. Understanding that each marriage is as unique as the individuals within it, we provide therapy rooted in evidence-based theoretical orientations approved by the American Psychological Association (APA). Our marriage therapy services, encompassing approaches like Gottman Therapy and Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, are tailored to address the specific dynamics and challenges faced by couples in San Diego.

At Thriving Center of Psychology, we are dedicated to helping couples navigate the complexities of marriage, fostering deeper understanding, and stronger bonds in the context of San Diego’s diverse and vibrant culture.

Ready to choose your therapist?

Collaborative Marriage Therapy

Our approach to marriage therapy at Thriving Center of Psychology is inherently collaborative. We believe that the key to successful therapy lies in working together with couples to identify and address the root causes of conflict and disconnection. Our therapists are skilled in facilitating open, honest communication, enabling couples to express their needs, fears, and desires in a safe and supportive environment.

Through techniques derived from Gottman Therapy and Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, we help couples break down barriers to intimacy, rebuild trust, and develop new patterns of interaction. Our goal is to transform challenges into opportunities for growth and deeper connection.

Building Stronger Connections

In marriage therapy at Thriving Center of Psychology, a major focus is on building stronger emotional connections between partners. We understand that life in San Diego, though beautiful, can bring unique pressures to a relationship, from professional stress to social expectations. Our therapists guide couples in rediscovering the joy and intimacy of their relationship, helping them to reconnect on a deeper level.

We emphasize the importance of understanding each other’s perspectives, fostering empathy, and enhancing emotional intimacy. By strengthening these aspects of the relationship, we aim to create a more resilient and fulfilling partnership.

Understanding Your Unique Relationship Needs

Every marriage has its unique set of needs and challenges. At Thriving Center of Psychology, we prioritize understanding these unique aspects of your relationship. Our therapy sessions are designed to uncover the specific dynamics at play in your marriage, from communication styles to underlying emotional needs.

We tailor our therapeutic approaches to suit the individual characteristics of your relationship, ensuring that the therapy is relevant, effective, and responsive to your specific situation. This personalized approach helps in addressing the unique challenges and goals of your marriage.

“The level and depth of understanding and treatment is by far the most comprehensive I have ever experienced while in therapy.”


Experienced Marriage Therapists

The team of therapists at Thriving Center of Psychology in San Diego is comprised of experienced professionals trained in a variety of evidence-based therapies. Our therapists bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise in marriage therapy, ensuring that couples receive the highest standard of care.

We are committed to ongoing professional development to stay abreast of the latest research and techniques in marriage therapy. This dedication to excellence ensures that our therapists are equipped to provide the most effective and compassionate care to couples in San Diego.

When To Contact A Qualified Therapist

If you are experiencing challenges in your marriage, or if you simply wish to enhance your relationship, it is advisable to contact a qualified therapist at Thriving Center of Psychology. Whether dealing with communication issues, emotional disconnection, or navigating life transitions, professional guidance can make a significant difference.

We invite couples in San Diego to reach out to us. Take the first step towards a stronger, more fulfilling marriage. Contact Thriving Center of Psychology to schedule an in-person or online video consultation.