Exclusive Couples Retreats Australia  

Give your relationship the attention it deserves. 

When you choose Dr Katie Stirling as your partner in transforming your relationship, you're choosing an exceptional professional who combines expertise, experience, and knowledge, with a down-to-earth, joyful, and compassionate approach. 

  • Do you want to reconnect with your partner?
  • Are you finding yourself stuck in unhelpful patterns of communication?
  • Do you want to make some immediate changes but don't know where to start?
  • Are you looking to rapidly improve your relationship?

What is an Exclusive Couples Retreat?

 Our exclusive three day couples therapy retreats are the perfect way to escape and give your relationship the attention it deserves, with a dose of sunshine!Relax, rejuvenate, and work to transform you relationship. Our relationship therapy retreats utilise a highly intensive form of couples therapy designed to assist couples to build connection and rapidly improve communication in their relationship
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How do Couples Retreats work?

Our Couples Retreats are facilitated by Certified Gottman Couples Therapist and Clinical Psychologist, Dr Katie Stirling. Working exclusively with Katie, over the course of your 3 day couples therapy retreat, you will utilise an intensive form of couples therapy sometimes referred to as Marathon Therapy. Our couples  therapy retreats are carefully curated to your unique relationships needs. Throughout the couples retreat, you will receive 8 sessions (80 mins duration each) of relationship counselling.


Before the retreat you'll complete questionnaires designed to provide a complete understanding of you as individuals and your relationship.

Treatment Planning

Prior to your couples therapy retreat, Dr KatieStirling, dedicates time to review your assessment.

Couples Therapy Retreat

Your couples therapy retreat will begin with Katie presenting an overview of the areas you will work on strengthening over the course of your couples retreat and outlining the strengths of your relationship which you will build on in the coming days.

            All Couples Retreats include the following: 

  • Your relationship therapist's time - 3 days dedicated to your relationship with Dr Katie Stirling.

  • Dedicated preparation time for your Relationship Retreat Therapist - Dr Katie Stirling to review all questionnaires and prepare your treatment plan.

  • 12 months access to our Shift Communication Masterclass - Value Over $200.

  • All online relationship retreat questionnaires.

  • Personalised handbook - including key relationship tools and concepts that you will use throughout the couples retreat and can keep to reflect on in the years to come.


Who is your therapist? 

Our Couples Retreats are curated and led by Dr Katie Stirling.

Katie is a renowned Clinical Psychologist and highly sought after Certified Gottman Couples Therapist. Katie has worked with hundreds of couples just like you in her therapy rooms and in a series of exclusive retreats. A professional speaker, writer, and trainer with 2 decades of experience, Katie’s mission is to help you reach your ultimate potential and create the life and relationship you want. 

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Our Couples Retreats Will Teach You How To…

De-escalate Conflict & Bring Calm to your Communication

No more reactive communication, where you’re left feeling frustrated and misunderstood. Understanding the physiology of conflict, and learning practical tools to shift unhelpful patterns of communication is a relationship game-changer

Increase Understanding & Empathy in your Relationship

Ultimately, you love your partner and want to be the best partner you can be. But right now past hurt and resentment may be affecting the way you express yourself. This course shows you how to communicate in a way your partner can really hear what you're saying and connect with your experience.  

Deepen Connection through Understanding

Your ideal partner is still in there. Armed with a roadmap, and an arsenal of new tools and skills, your partner will be able to express their true feelings and better hold space to understand and empathise with your experience. 
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