Two Churches, One Marriage was written and developed by Lee Williams, Ph.D., who is a Full Professor in the Marital and Family Therapy Program at the University of San Diego. He is also a licensed Marriage and
Family Therapist in California, as well as a Clinical Member and
Approved Supervisor in the American Association for Marriage and
Family Therapy. In addition to his clinical work with couples and
families, Dr. Williams has authored over 30 publications, many
in the area of interchurch couples and premarital counseling. Click
here for a select list of Dr. Williams' publications.
If you have further questions or feedback about the program, or
would like to suggest additional resources, you may contact Dr.
Lee Williams at:
University of San Diego
School of Leadership and Education Sciences
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110-2492
Dr. Williams cannot respond
to specific questions regarding personal situations, appropriate
diagnosis or treatment, or otherwise provide any clinical opinions. If
you believe you might benefit from the services of a mental health
professional, please refer to the Resources section,
which includes a list of national organizations for mental health
professionals in the United States. If you believe you need immediate
assistance, please call your local emergency number or the mental
health crisis hotline listed in your local phone book.
The original research upon which the program is based was conducted
by the Center
for Marriage and Family at Creighton University (Omaha, NE). Members of the research team included Michael Lawler,
Barbara Markey, Lisa Riley, Gail Risch, and Lee Williams. Funding
for the research was provided through the Lilly Endowment. The
University of San Diego and Creighton University also provided
financial and institutional support for the research.
Melissa Bausch, MA, provided considerable assistance
in compiling supplemental resources for the program. Andrea Saltzman
Martin constructed and helped design the website. The University
of San Diego has provided generous financial and institutional
support in developing the program and website.