The Ardent Counseling Center now offers both personal and group couples retreats with optional ongoing support available. This is an intensive couples retreat. Bootcamp Ardent style! All couple configurations are welcome, regardless of what phase of relationship you are in - from new couples with a good relationship they want to further strengthen, to couples on the verge of ending a relationship, or even separated couples who still need to work together to resolve issues. We offer both in-person and virtual retreats that are customizable, flexible, and individually designed to serve you and your partner.

Schedule a Retreat / Intensive / Couples Bootcamps for faster progress! Please arrange for this using the special contact form below.

In personal retreats, you and your partner will work with a therapist one on one, without the distractions of anyone, or anything else in a setting exclusively tailored to the unique needs of your relationship. In just one weekend, you will walk away with a huge shift in your understanding of yourself, each other, and how you can make your relationship more powerful and meaningful for both of you now and in the future. Sometimes we have two therapists involved so that we can meet with each person individually at the same time.

Along with couples retreats, Ardent is now offering comprehensive family retreats. Our family retreats will be geared towards the family unit as a whole, with a focus on working together. These retreats are meant to be tailor made to your specific circumstance.

Contact us to learn more about how a retreat can support you and your partner in taking your relationship to the next level today. Please use the special contact form below.

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If you have insurance, most of the cost of your session may be covered by your insurance if your insurance company covers for phone or video sessions. If you don’t have insurance, we provide a sliding scale of fees depending on which therapist you see and your financial situation. Most insurance companies do not cover for intensive couples work as they only cover one session per day. Ardent charges $250 per hour for intensive work with two counselors. You arrange for your own accommodation and this is an additional expense. Most retreat intensives are held in Fairfield Iowa with Dr. Scott Terry. But if you would prefer it to be held in Illinois, this may be able to be arranged, but it will generally be with other therapists. However, Dr. Scott Terry can attend via video if desired. Please note all information submitted via this contact form is kept confidential. * Required field

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