The nonprofit PAIRS Foundation has been an industry leader in evidence-based skills that help couples create better marriages and relationships for more than a quarter century. Through a network of more than 2,000 instructors trained and certified by PAIRS, the organization has touched the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in all stages of life and relationship, helping them restore and enhance love, intimacy and romance.
PAIRS? innovative curricula, ranging from nine to 120-hours, have been widely delivered to Veterans, active-duty military pre and post-deployment, and the general public. The program has been found to be particularly helpful for distressed and highly-distressed couples contemplating divorce. A five-year federally funded study conducted from 2006-2011 found that nine hours of PAIRS training helped more three-quarters of distressed couples save their marriages. The study also found PAIRS effective in reducing symptoms of stress and anxiety.
Building on a unique, proprietary technology that measurably enhances emotional literacy, empathy, communication, and constructive conflict resolution as the foundation for healthy, happy, enduring love relationships has helped PAIRS Foundation establish its reputation as the premier relationship education program and a National Best Practice.
PAIRS has been widely featured in the national media, including cover and feature stories in leading magazines, newspapers and network news broadcasts, ranging from The Today Show to Bill Maher, Christian Broadcasting Network, ABC Evening News and many, many more.