A-04 Love Skill #1...showing Understanding
“My partner often does not understand how I feel!” For 65% of couples, one or both partners indicated that this was an issue for them. Learn how to do the four things necessary to show understanding. In addition, hear about a new Catholic supplement to the program for couples, Mastering the Mysteries of Love, which covers 11 relationship skills.
Bill Coffin is a senior consultant with the National Association for Relationship and Marriage Education (NARME) and he cu-rates an online newsletter at http://scoop. it/narme. In addition he works part time with Healthy Relationships California. From 2002 – 2010 he was the Special Assistant for Marriage Education at the Administration for Children and Families in HHS. His passion is marriage education and enrichment. Bill has served as the Marriage Preparation Coordinator for the Archdiocese of Washington and as a consultant to the U.S. Bishops Committee on Marriage and Family Life. Bill is a 1968 graduate of Fairfield University in CT and has two master’s degrees - Human Relations and Counseling. Bill and his wife, Pat, have been married for 43 years. They have four children and six grandchildren.