California Marriage Organization Launches International Effort at United Nations

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Healthy Relationships California, a nationally-renowned leader in Relationship and Marriage Education, announced the formation of Healthy Relationships International at a United Nations conference in Geneva, Switzerland last month. “Because of our successful track record teaching relationship skills and conflict management tools to more than 140,000 people across the diverse populations, languages and cultures in California, Healthy Relationships California (HRC) regularly receives requests to bring similar trainings and resources to other countries around the world,” says [...] Read more »

President of California’s Largest Marriage Education Organization Steps Down


Dennis Stoica, the founder of Healthy Relationships California, has resigned as president of the nationally recognized non-profit organization, formerly known as California Healthy Marriages Coalition (CHMC).  “After ten years of working to improve the health of couples, families and relationships throughout California by offering Relationship and Marriage Education classes, the time has come for me to make a change,” says Stoica. Over the last decade, Dennis Stoica’s vision and leadership resulted in numerous accomplishments including: [...] Read more »

The ABCs of Meeting Your Match


Dating in the 21st Century can seem overly complicated.  There are “dating experts,” “online matchmakers,” and “relationship coaches” who give all kinds of advice on finding love. They share secrets to writing the perfect online profile, wardrobe tips for speed dating socials, and conversation topics to discuss and avoid on first dates.  All this advice is just to land a first date! Once the first date is set, there’s more advice for that. If a [...] Read more »

Fortaleciendo las Relaciones Durante el Mes Del “Grito”


No te limites a celebrar solamente tu herencia, fortalece tus relaciones en esta época de celebración. Así como el Padre Hidalgo hizo el grito el 16 de septiembre de 1810, para defender la tierra y la fe, con la misma pasión defiende lo que es más valioso para ti… tus relaciones más queridas. Aquí hay 5 maneras de fortalecer tu relación con amistades y cada miembro de la familia: Con tu esposo(a): Cultive el romance. [...] Read more »

Why Every Couple Should Attend Marriage Education Classes

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Millions of couples have improved their marriage while sitting on their butts! No, they weren’t just sitting around doing nothing: They sat in a Marriage Education class and learned key skills for speaking, listening, understanding and connecting to their spouse. Their reasons for attending the program varied. One or both of them may have felt they were missing something in their marriage. Or, their relationship may have been in the doldrums and neither knew how [...] Read more »