Grouping The Prepare-Enrich Categories
The 165 Prepare-Enrich items are designed to tap into a great deal of
Reducing this down into a set of categories certainly helps to refine
this information somewhat. However, this can still be a complex and
bewildering process for couples and administrators. It might be helpful
to think about ways of grouping the categories thematically.
The categories and other areas of information may be combined into sets
or groupings based upon the themes being covered in the categories.
One possible way of doing this is laid out below.
These groupings can help the administrator to gain a broader overview
when considering how to piece together all the sources of information contained
in the computer report.
Past Hints Last Month : Benefits
of Premarital Education
· Crucial general skills
· Specific and concrete areas of satisfaction
· Couple Family Backgrounds
Children and Parenting
Family and Friends
Family of origin - closeness and flexibility
· Couple Relationship Structure
Couple closeness and flexibility
· Individual Personality
· Background information
The June 2007 issue of the Newsletter, the Prepare Diary, is
available on this web site: To read, click on: June
2007 Diary The next newsletter will be posted in
PROCESSING FEE NOW $44.00
This is the first increase in the base cost of processing since 1999.
Our aim is to maintain the new processing charge for a lengthy period of
time (as we have done before). We always aimed to make the processing cost
comparable to that of a modest meal for a couple – we feel sure that $44
(for a couple) is still well and truly within those limits.