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Lasting Love: Secrets of Happy Couples

A ParentMap lecture with Dr. John Gottman

Lasting Love: Secrets of Happy Couples

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Temple De Hirsch Sinai
1441 16th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122
Shabbat service and events entrance
Doors open 6:30 p.m.
Lecture begins 7 p.m.
Book signing to follow lecture
Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the door (as available)
Continuing Education Units Available through The Gottman Institute

Two words: Date. Night.

Learn the secrets of happy couples from renowned relationship expert Dr. John Gottman of The Gottman Institute. Learn how to:

  • Communicate your needs 
  • Make more time for each other
  • Have more fun
  • Become a better listener
  • Work more cooperatively in parenting 

And more! Book the sitter STAT and join us because "the best gift you can give your family is a happy marriage."

Following the lecture, Dr. Gottman will lead an interactive Q&A with the audience to answer your hot-button questions. Plus, stick around after the presentation to meet Dr. Gottman.

BONUS giveaway: All lecture attendees will have the opportunity to win the following prizes:

  • "The Art of Science and Love" weekend workshop at The Gottman Institute for one lucky couple ($899 value, enter at The Gottman Institute table during the event)
  • $300 gift card from Ascend Prime Steak & Sushi, Bellevue's hottest new restaurant with a stunning view (all attendees automatically entered upon checking into the event)

Reserve your spot now and save!

About the Speaker

Laura Kastner, Ph.D.World-renowned for his work on marital stability and divorce prediction, John Gottman has conducted 40 years of breakthrough research with thousands of couples.  His work on marriage and parenting has earned him numerous major awards.

Dr. Gottman was one of the Top 10 Most Influential Therapists of the past quarter-century by the Psychotherapy Networker. He is the author or co-author of over 200 published academic articles and more than 40 books, including the bestselling "The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work," "What Makes Love Last," "The Relationship Cure," "Why Marriages Succeed or Fail" and "Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child," among many others. Dr. Gottman’s media appearances include "Good Morning America," "Today," "CBS Morning News" and "Oprah," as well articles in The New York Times, Ladies Home Journal, Redbook, Glamour, Woman’s Day, People, Self, Reader’s Digest and Psychology Today.

Co-founder of The Gottman Institute with his wife, Dr. Julie Schwartz Gottman, John was also the Executive Director of the Relationship Research Institute. He is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Washington, where he founded "The Love Lab," where much of his research on couples’ interactions was conducted. His style of presentation is clear, informative and filled with humor, and he is beloved by his audiences everywhere.


 Thank you to our event sponsors and partners!

Seattle Children's Hospital The Gottman Institute

Pacific Medical Centers