What is PAIRS?
These workshops have been designed by the PAIRS Foundation
which is an international leader in effective relationship workshops. PAIRS stands for "Practical
Application of Intimate Relationship Skills". All PAIRS Workshops have been designed and tested by mental health
professionals. The goal of Heart to Heart Workshops and PAIRS is to strengthen relationships,
improve marriages and family life and to develop a more loving, peaceful world. Not surprisingly, your children
will also benefit greatly by your participation in PAIRS workshops. Your improved communication, confiding
and problem-solving skills will be useful in all stages of your children's development and is a life-long gift to them. You
will learn many useful and exciting techniques that will enable you to enjoy happier and healthier relationships. You
will learn about the Relationship Roadmap, Communication Styles, Daily Temperature Reading, Dialog Guide, Fair Fighting for
Change, Shared Meaning, the Triune Brain, Emotional Allergies and "Emptying the Jug".
Who Teaches the Workshops?
We are Certified PAIRS Level 3 Instructors and
have professionally taught and counseled for many years. We have been married for 38 years and draw on our experience
as a married couple. We are experienced trainers, are both fluent in English and Spanish, and conduct workshops in both
PAIRS training has greatly enhanced our marriage and
we invite you to do the same through one of our workshops. It doesn't matter if you are young or old or if you have been married
5 months or 50 years. If you are living together, planning a wedding, newly married, single, experiencing serious problems
in your relationship or, already have a satisfying marriage; we are interested in helping you strengthen your bond.
We hope you will join us for a workshop in Buffalo, New York. Locations
and dates of workshops will be updated on this website on a regular basis. Your church or organization may also
want to sponsor a workshop at your location at a reduced fee. If you would like information about hosting a workshop
please email or phone us to discuss the details and the special pricing. All workshop details and registration information
will be found on this website.
We look forward to hearing from you
soon. Class size is limited so register early. Click the Registration link for the registration information.
Yours for a Fulfilling Relationship,
Dan & Irma O'Connor
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