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Marriage Workshop in August & October

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services will offer a marriage workshop in August and October titled “Growing Intimacy, Finding Closeness.” The workshop will be lead by therapist Ryan LaRue, LMSW, ACSW.   The class will focus on a variety of topics including:
•        Growing emotional intimacy in marriage
•        Learning to identify your love language
•        Effective ways to resolve conflict
•        Recognizing how to be intentional with your marriage
•        Discovering the five main love needs of men and women
•        Finding and deepening the connection between you and your spouse  

The dates of the workshop are August 4 or October 20, 2010 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. It will take place in the Postma Center on Pine Rest’s main campus, 300 68th Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI. The cost to attend is $45 per married couple. To register call 616/222-4584 or e-mail   LaRue has more than 15 years of social work and counseling experience. He now manages three Pine Rest clinics and has counseled hundreds of couples. LaRue is a graduate of Calvin College and is passionate about making marriage work.