The couples retreat is an interactive experience of games drills and exercises facilitated, hands-on, by our highly trained Marriage Boot Camp directors. They will lead you into one of the most powerful, life changing experiences of your relationship. In addition, TV Personalities and Founders Jim and Elizabeth Carroll will be at every retreat via video, teaching and demonstrating the Marriage Boot Camp principals in a way that is both enlightening and entertaining. When you give 100% to this Marriage Boot Camp Couples Retreat program, you will leave a different person with new skills to create the kind of relationships that you’ve always dreamed of!
Jim Carroll is the founder and creator of the Life Enrichment and Marriage Boot Camp. Jim got his start as a trainer with Dr. Phil. From there, he honed his skills and used his natural insight to transform mundane materials into exciting, interactive learning games. Since 1994, Jim has been saving relationships across the country by combining the best of the best in games, drills and exercises, along with a heavy dose of boot camp-style tough love to facilitate healing in every participant.
Jim is also a writer, a business man and a film maker. Jim is the author of “Hollywood Dating Blunders” published by Skyward Publishing; “Angel Vision” and “Cover of Darkness” released by Huntington House Publishing. In 2006, Jim produced the low budget thriller, “Evil Behind You.” Jim has co-composed three soundtrack albums that are available on all major music sites as Jim Carroll Cinematic Soundtracks. In addition to his creative endeavors, Jim is the founder and CEO of Champion National Security.
Jim is the host of the TV series, Marriage Boot Camp. Jim and his wife led Seasons 1, 2 and 3 of Bridezillas and Reality Stars on the WeTV Network. Jim has also appeared on Dr. Drew Life Changers, TLC Marriage Camp and Gene Simmons Family Jewels.
Jim and his wife Elizabeth share a blended family consisting of 2 daughters and 2 sons, and together bring you the finest experience of healing in the nation.
Elizabeth Carroll comes to the Marriage Boot Camp with a wealth of experience. With 30 years in the corporate world with Levi Strauss & Co. and a Masters level education in Counseling Psychology from Dominican University in San Francisco; she brings a unique combination of experience in contemporary culture and insight into the psychodynamics of the human mind and relationships.
Elizabeth is the published author of the book Marriage Boot Camp: Defeat The Top 10 Marriage Killers And Build A Rock-Solid Relationship, co-written with Jim Carroll.
Elizabeth has starred for 7 seasons in the hit TV show – Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars on WE tv. Jim and Elizabeth bring the Marriage Boot Camp experience to troubled celebrity couples and help them to grow individually and as couples. Elizabeth has also appeared on Dr. Drew as a “life changer”.
Elizabeth brings practical experience in teaching, public speaking, corporate training, and counseling. Her counseling experience includes individuals, couples, and adolescents. She is proficient in gestalt, art therapy, and object relations therapy.
Elizabeth’s greatest joy comes from her family; being wife to Jim Carroll and mother to daughters Olivia and Ilsa, step-mother to Jason and Jonny, and grandmother to Jude, Joshua and Jonah.
David Bishop is the Program Manager and Director of the Marriage Boot Camp and The Life Enrichment Boot Camp has a gift for speaking, motivating and counseling. His insight helped perfect this life-changing seminar by adding his own brand of creativity. David also develops and trains the Boot Camp trainers to make them best of class. His previous life experience with the Dallas Fire Department gives him a deep empathy for those that are hurting and facing life-threatening challenges. David brings unmatched rigor to each Boot Camp to ensure that everyone who attends gets the best possible chance of healing, hope and a greatly improved life.
David and his wife Lisa share a blended family consisting of 1 daughter, 2 sons, and a grand daughter which are their greatest joy.