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Portland Marriage and Couples Counseling
Bernard McDowell, LCSW
Psychotherapist & Licensed Clinical Social Worker
2700 SE 26th Avenue, Suite D, Portland, Oregon 97202

Marriage Counseling General Orientation
How to Choose a Marriage Counselor
Phases & Stages
of Relationships
When Communication
Isn't Working
Depression Dynamics in Relationships
Anger: Dynamics in Relationships
Advanced Couples Counseling Concepts
Bernard McDowell, LCSW

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Portland, Oregon

     Please Note that Mr. McDowell is on a "sabbatical" as of October 10, 2014.  If you are searching for a therapist, call the number above for referral information.  This is being left online because many people report appreciating the articles here.  May you enjoy and benefit from them.

   This site provides indepth articles on marriage counseling and relationship issues as well as links to a variety of other topics related to counseling and psychotherapy. Specifically devoted to marriage counseling, generally used professionally as synonoymous with couples counseling or marital therapy, this site provides a thorough orientation to counseling for relationship problems whether a major crisis or a minor glitch.

     If you have any questions regarding marriage, pre-marital, or couples counseling or on the topics listed below and/or are interested in counseling or consultation with Bernard McDowell, LCSW please call 503-234-9904.

     For articles on other issues related to counseling in general and that often play a critical part in relationships you may wish to go to PortlandTherapist.com, my other site, serving as a complement to this one. There you will find my policies regarding confidentiality including a HIPAA required Privacy Notice indepth articles addressing:

Bernard McDowell, lcsw

2700 SE 26th Avenue, Suite D
Portland, Oregon 97202
Located at the corner of SE 26th and
Clinton in "Close-in" S.E. Portland, Oregon near east side of Ross Island. Click here for very specific Directions. (There are a few details that GPS doesn't pick up.)