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Marriage – the early years

May 11 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Matt and Belinda Stott present ‘Marriage – the early years’ brought to you by Parenting Place.

Matt and Belinda will provide tools to help pre-marrieds and newly-weds develop an incredible foundation for a life-long marriage. Themes will include: dealing with a couples’ many and varied differences, communication masterclass, understanding and managing emotions and growing in intimacy. Expect to learn a lot!


About the presenters

With more than a decade of experience as a counsellor working with young adults, Belinda brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in helping couples survive the often challenging early years of marriage. As a counsellor, novelist and public speaker she has helped couples work through a wide range of areas affecting their relationship including: trust and forgiveness issues; struggles around rejection, jealousy, infidelity and shame; depression, anxiety and addictions; past trauma; sexual struggles and more.

Over 300,000 teenagers and young adults throughout New Zealand and Australia have been encouraged and equipped by Matt’s inspirational speaking. His style is entertaining, educational and personable. Once part of the Attitude team at The Parenting Place, he now works alongside Belinda running life and relationship workshops all over the country in a variety of contexts.



$175 per couple.

Once you have registered you will need to complete the following online tests and send both sets of results through to lynelle.smith@parentingplace.nz. You are required to know your top 5 Strengths Finder themes, the online test can be done here. The cost for this test is US$20 per person. Please also complete the Myers Briggs personality test here.


May 11
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Grace Vineyard Church
150 Ferry Road
Christchurch , Canterbury 8011 New Zealand


Parenting Place



Marriage - the early years

11th of May 2019 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
150 Ferry Road
Christchurch , Canterbury 8011 New Zealand