Marriage Counselling & Couples Therapy | Aspris UAE

Marriage Counselling in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

What are relationship problems?

Close personal relationships can be a source of love and support, whether this is between friends and family members or an intimate connection with a partner. It is normal to experience ‘ups and downs’ throughout the course of any relationship, but when these problems are beginning to affect your happiness and quality of life, it may be that you need professional psychological help in order to tackle the issues that you are facing.

At Aspris Wellbeing Centres in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, we understand that every relationship is unique and can face a whole host of individual problems. Therefore, our psychiatrists and psychologists are committed to developing bespoke treatment plans for your relationship problems, enabling you to address the source and triggers of your unique difficulties in a non-judgemental environment.

Couples Therapy in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Our specialist and highly qualified team at our Wellbeing Centres in Abu Dhabi and Dubai understand that it can be a daunting prospect to acknowledge and seek help for your relationship problems. However, receiving professional psychological therapy and relationship counselling is important in order to address and resolve your difficulties, and reduce the detrimental impact that they are having on you and those closest to you.

We are proud to offer exceptional treatment for relationship problems including effective marriage counselling and couples therapy in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, with the type of psychological intervention individually tailored in order to meet your specific challenges. This approach fosters the best possible outcomes for each individual involved.

What causes relationship problems?

Relationship problems are typically caused by a gradual build-up of issues which may include:

  • Infidelity
  • Physical/verbal/psychological abuse
  • Jealousy
  • Boredom
  • Anger issues
  • Birth of a baby or raising children
  • Fertility issues
  • Bereavement
  • Issues with parents and in-laws
  • Work stresses
  • Financial worries
  • Chronic illness

What are the long-term consequences of relationship problems?

Without professional help, relationship problems can cause a range of additional, ongoing issues that can have a detrimental effect on the individuals involved as well as the wider family unit. These can include:

  • Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Depression
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Hostility
  • Increased arguments
  • Communication breakdowns
  • Resentment
  • Self-esteem issues
  • Decline in work/school performance

For further information call today on: (+971) 4 385 4493 (Dubai) / (+971) 2 651 8111 (Abu Dhabi) or submit an enquiry form in confidence. We will provide you with details on all our treatments and offer help on how to manage your mental health at a time that suits you.

Ozan Akbas, Psychologist

This page was clinically reviewed by Ozan Akbas in August 2023 and is scheduled to be reviewed again in August 2024.Ozan Akbas is a Turkish registered Clinical Psychologist with years of experience in individual therapy for adolescents, adults and couples counselling. Ozan attended his bachelor's degree of Psychology in Bilkent University, Ankara. He holds a M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Bahcesehir University, Istanbul. He is also currently pursuing his PhD degree in Clinical Psychology at Health Sciences University, Istanbul. View Ozan's full profile here.