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Coupling Connection - Dr. Jenn Oikle
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Want a fun and economical way to boost the skills and knowledge required to create your ideal relationship?

Coupling Connection has workshops designed for both singles and couples.

For Singles:

Coupling Connection - Dr. Jenn OikleHow to Avoid Marrying a Jerk(ette)!:(for guys too!)

The P.I.C.K. a Partner Program (Premarital Interpersonal Choices and Knowledge)

“The way to follow your heart without losing your mind”

Picking the right partner may be the single most important predictor for long-term relationship success. In this workshop, you’ll learn everything you need to pick the best partner for you! Plus, you’ll learn how to grow your relationship so that it will be a happy, healthy union that lasts. This is information NO savvy single should be without!!

Coupling Connection - Dr. Jenn OikleTopics covered include:

  • The five crucial factors you need to know in order to select the perfect partner for you:
    • Family Background
    • Conscience
    • Compatibility
    • Past Relationship Patterns
    • Relationship Skills
  • How to assess these factors in potential partners
  • How to use the Relationship Attachment Model to build a successful relationship by balancing:
    • Knowledge
    • Trust
    • Reliance
    • Commitment
    • Sexual Relationship
  • How to avoid making the same relationship mistakes you made in the past

After this workshop, you’ll be equipped with all of the knowledge necessary to select the kind of partner with whom you can create an Extraordinary relationship!

Dr. Jenn is a certified instructor for this P.I.C.K. course. Learn more about the No Jerk(ette) program at their website:

Workshop offered at Singles University, Denver, Colorado

To enroll, see their website:, or email Coupling Connection.

Cost: $29

Upcoming Dates:

Thursday March 2, 2006 Time: 7-9:30 pm

Sunday April 2, 2006 Time: 3-5:30 pm


Want to learn more? The How To Avoid Marrying a Jerk(ette) program has recently received lots of media attention!

- The February 2006 issue of Oprah magazine has an article entitled "What's Timing Got to Do With It?" featuring information about how to grow a healthy relationship from this program.

- The Associated Press recently ran an article about the US military has adopted the Jerk(ette) Program to help it's soldiers make smart relationship decisions and reduce the high military divorce rate. Click on link to read it: AP Article

- Dr. Van Epp, the creator of the Jerk(ette) program was recently interviewed on FOX news about the military's use of the program. See the interview on the Jerk website. Click this link to the homepage, then scroll down to the middle of the page for the interview link. Link: FOX interview

*NEW* Teleclass Starting Soon!

How to Avoid Marrying a Jerk(ette)!

Join other singles for a four week seminar. Learn everything you need to know to pick the right partner for you and grow a healthy, happy relationship.

Class will meet by telephone for an hour, once a week for four weeks. Time to be determined by participants' schedules. Cost: $40

Email: Coupling Connection for Teleclass info.

For Singles:
They Are Just NOT That Into You: Why You Put up With Bad Behavior and How to Never Tolerate it Again!

Tired of wasting time in painful relationships? Fed up with feeling hurt, rejected, or lonely? Know you deserve better but just can’t seem to move on? Find yourself repeating the same relationship mistakes over and over again? Or does it seem like you always break up with Mr. or Ms. Wrong only to find another wrong partner?

You are not alone! Come learn about the early warning signs of an unrewarding partnership. Once you learn to spot these signals, you’ll get smarter about making good partner choices.

In addition, discover the two major reasons people get stuck in dissatisfying relationships:

  • Intermittent Reinforcement– The Super Glue of the Universe!
  • Cognitive Maps and the Repetition Compulsion

Armed with this insight, learn 4 critical steps to avoid getting sucked into negative patterns and become empowered to find the partner you deserve!

Participants will also complete several questionnaires that will assist in identifying problem patterns and characterizing your perfect partner.

If you’ve had more than your fair share of hurt, disappointment, and disillusionment while dating, this is the workshop for you. Don’t give up on finding your perfect partner! After this workshop, you’ll be clear about what you are looking for in a partner, you’ll know what behaviors are red flags in a new relationship, and you’ll be able to make smarter relationship choices that will help you create your ideal relationship.

Workshop offered at Singles University, Denver, Colorado

To enroll, see their website: Singles University, or email Coupling Connection.

Cost: $29

Upcoming Dates:

Sunday, February 12, 2006 Time 3-6pm

Wednesday, March 22, 2006 Time 6:30-9:30 pm

Cost: $29

*NEW* They Are Just NOT That Into You *Teleclass*

Starting Soon!

Class will meet by telephone for a 2 hour workshop. Time to be determined by participants' schedules. Cost: $20

Email:Coupling Connection for Teleclass info.

*NEW* They Are Just NOT That Into You *E-Course*

At your finger tips!

Now this class is available to you anytime, anywhere. When taking this workshop as an email course, you will be emailed a lesson to read, with an accompanying exercise to complete. You read the lesson at whatever time is convenient for you, complete the exercise, and email the assignment back for feedback. Once you complete an exercise, the next lesson is emailed to you, and the process repeats.

You can participate from anywhere, at your own pace, AND get additional personalized feedback not available in the group format!

This course consists of 6 lessons plus one bonus summary exercise and feedback. Participants typically complete one lesson per week; however, the pace is up to you!

Cost: $45

Bonus Package: Get the most out of the course by completing it along with the Relationship Readiness Inventory and receive a 50% discount on the Inventory.

Package Cost: $65

Email for more information or for a course outline.


For Couples:

PREP Program (Prevention and Relationship Enhancement Program)

Created at the University of Denver after years of research, this program is the most well studied program available to couples. And, this program really works! Whether you are about to get married or have been married for years, PREP can help you transform your relationship from ordinary to Extraordinary!

Topics covered include:

  • How to say what you need to say so that your partner will listen
  • How to listen so your partner will feel understood
  • How to get to the heart of problems
  • How to resolve conflicts
  • How to increase the connection and fun

Take this workshop to protect the love you have today and increase the passion you’ll have tomorrow!

Want to learn more about the PREP program?

Check out their website!

Interested in enrolling in an workshop?

Email for information on upcoming dates or to receive a course outline.

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