Viktor Frankl Marriage & Intimacy Life Coaching Program

Starting Dec. 13, 2021
Accredited by ICF and 30 CEUs for Therapists*

Do want to learn how to help couples improve their marriage and intimacy?

Are you a Rabbi/Rebbetzin, Shaliach, Chosson/Kallah Teacher, Shadchan, or other looking to improve your coaching and motivation skills and apply them to relationships?


Do you want to be trained & supervised by Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch, LMFT, the leading marriage therapist in the Orthodox Jewish community?

On the Viktor Frankl Marriage and Intimacy Coaching Program, you will learn how to help couples improve their marriage by developing effective communicate skills and behaviors to increase love and affection. 


Coaching can help couples listen and understand each other's needs, create an environment of emotional openness, resolve conflict, and develop more intimacy. All training programs are based on the most advanced principles of marriage coaching including:


  • Help Couples Deal with Coronavirus Stress

  • Emotionally Focused Couples Coaching

  • John Gottman's "7 Principles to Making Marriage Work"

  • Logotherapy (Viktor Frankl) for Couples & Intimacy

  • Advanced Communication Skills (Imago)

  • 5 Love Languages 

  • Learning when to refer to therapists and medical professionals 


* Accredited for 30 credits from the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and for 30 CEU's for Social Workers/MHC/LMFT. 

The course will offer live webinar-based instruction with Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch, LMFT, for 15 weeks (schedule adjusted for holidays). Texts, Powerpoints, video presentations, live Q & A and role playing sessions will be a part of the training sessions. 



On the Viktor Frankl Marriage and Intimacy Coaching Program you will learn the core coaching skills to help marriages including:

Course Overview

Core Marriage-Coaching Skills

  1. Intro to Marriage and Family Coaching

  2. Theories in Family Dysfunction and Resilience, Narcissism, Neglect, Abuse  (Murray Bowen, Pia Mellody, Schemas)

  3. Teaching Communication Skills

  4. Marriage Coaching I: John Gottman & 7 Principles

  5. Marriage Coaching II: John Gottman & 7 Principles 

  6. Attachment Theory and Intimacy (John Bowlby/Sue Johnson)

  7. Coaching Dating and Older Singles (Amir Levine)


  8. Intimacy Coaching I -Torah and Intimacy 

  9. Live Coaching Demo

10. Intimacy Coaching II -Overcoming Difficulties

       in Intimacy/ Traumatic Issues in Intimacy (EMDR) 

11. Viktor Frankl, Spirituality & Intimacy 

12. Coaching Male/Female Differences (Mars/Venus)

13. Internet/Sexual Addiction and Intimacy I

14. Internet/Sexual Addiction and Intimacy II

15. Ethics/Privacy/Boundaries/When to Refer to Professionals

*Certification and CEUs


You will receive full certification as a Viktor Frankl Marriage and Intimacy Life Coach from the Torah Psychology School of Coaching and Counseling. We are also certified by the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and provide up to 30 hours of instruction. For more info on the optional ICF certification ACC Portfolio Path, click here or call Rabbi Schonbuch at 646-428-4723. 


We also provide 30 CEUs for Social Workers, Mental Health Counselors (LMHC), and LMFTs in NY State.

Training Programs/Dates/Costs

The 15-week program begins on Monday, Dec. 13, 2021 and meets on Mondays from 7-9pm EST via zoom. 


Tuition is only $1500! (50% off regular tuition of $3000).  Tuition can be paid in one payment of $1500 or 4 monthly payments of $375!



After the completion of the program, Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch, LMFT, will offer webinar-based ongoing group supervision where marriage and intimacy coaches can share their challenges, learn new techniques, and better-serve the couples they are working to help. 

Videos of the Program

Watch a Free Lesson of Week 10

The Art & Science of Attachment: 

Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch, LMFT

Making Marriage Work | Dr. John Gottman