7 Principles Workshop


August 3, 2024


October 19, 2024

10am to 3pm

Atlanta, GA

Goals of the Workshop:

Strengthen, deepen, and enhance your relationship

Enrich your friendship

Protect your relationship from stressful circumstances

Provide simple and practical guidelines for conflict resolution


About the Workshop

The Seven Principles Program For Couples is an 4 hour workshop based on the internationally acclaimed research of Dr. John Gottman. This educational workshop is designed to help couples enhance and protect their relationship by guiding them through fun, interactive exercises, and effective tools that assist in the development of more effective communication, a strengthened friendship bond, and improved conflict management skills. It  has strengthened the relationships of a countless number of couples.


Dr. Mesha Ellis is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with over 20 years of experience. In addition to being a Certified Sex Therapist and Sex Therapy Supervisor, she is a Certified Gottman Therapist, consultant, and workshop leader.


Dr. Ellis
is a relationship therapist who regularly hosts couples workshops and retreats

You will learn

  • How to make conflict work for your relationship
  • How to deepen intimacy and build trust
  • How to identify your solvable vs. perpetual issues
  • How to strengthen your foundation of friendship
  • How to collaborate more effectively to solve problems
  • How to communicate clearly and effectively

Registration Includes

  • 4 hours of lecture  (in person and through Zoom), demonstrations, videos, and exercises that you will complete with your partner
  • Digital Download of The Seven Principles Couples Guide
  • Love Maps digital card deck
  • Open Ended Questions digital card deck

The Venue

Participants may attend the workshop either in person or virtually via Zoom.

2727 Paces Ferry Rd SE,  Atlanta, GA 30339


You will benefit from this workshop if you are

  • Dating
  • Engaged/Premarital
  • Long time committed partners
  • Wanting to improve your relationship
  • Needing better conflict management skills

This workshop is not well suited for you in the following situations

Severe relationship distress
Emotional abuse
Domestic violence
Active addictions (alcohol, drug, gambling)
Serious mental health problems in one or both partners

This workshop is not 

  • Therapy
  • A place where you will openly share with the whole group
  • All intimate discussions will take place only between you and your partner
  • Larger group sharing is limited and optional


$250 per couple