Interested in learning more? Here’s a bit more information to make sure the project is a good fit for you.
Q: What is the goal of the project?
A: To help strengthen your couple relationship…and the relationships of couples throughout the state of Illinois.
Q: What does the project involve?
A: Participation in the project involves:
Completing the ePREP program, which consists of 6 online modules + 5 video conference calls with a trained coach
Completing 3 surveys to examine the effect of the program
All program activities can be completed in your home at a time that works well for you and your partner.
Q: Does the program work?
A: Yes! ePREP is one of the most scientifically-supported online programs for couple relationships and has helped thousands of couples to date. Results from multiple studies indicate that couples who participate in ePREP demonstrate improved relationship and individual well-being compared to couples who did not participate in the program.
Q: Who can participate?
A: You can enroll in the Illinois Strong Couples project if you are
18 years of age or older
An Illinois resident
Married, engaged, or living with your partner for at least 6 months
Willing to participate with your partner in an online program and complete 3 surveys related to your involvement
Q: What does the program cost?
A: Nothing! The Illinois Strong Couples project is also a research study. So, we cover the costs of the program and, for the first 200 couples who enroll, you and your partner can together earn $150 by each completing the 3 surveys related to your participation in the program.
Q: How do I enroll?
Just fill out the screening form for the project! To proceed, click on this link or the ‘Enroll Here’ text below. This will take you to the screening enrollment page for the project. Once we receive your screening form, we will send you an email with information to enroll in the project.