Pete Pearson

Peter Pearson, Ph.D., has specialized in helping couples transform their relationships. He and his wife, Dr. Ellyn Bader are pioneers in the field of couples therapy, creating The Developmental Model of Couples Therapy and founding The Couples Institute long before couples therapy was recognized as a specialty. As a therapist, workshop leader, author, and speaker, Pete is dedicated to helping couples create extraordinary relationships. He and his wife have been featured on over 50 radio and television programs including “The Today Show” and “CBS Early Morning News.”

My Sessions

Workshop 11 – Untangling Passive Aggressive Dynamics in Marriage

Untangling Passive Aggressive Dynamics in Marriage Passive aggressive spouses challenge even seasoned couple’s therapists.  One partner over functions and the other under functions. Both become entrenched in this pattern. And the passive aggressive partner stubbornly resists your best insights and agreements for change.  As conventional therapy often falls flat with this couple, I will do a […]