Laugh and cry at the foibles of your own profession, while reviewing practical steps for doing good couples therapy that help partners stay together and establish solid, happy relationships.
Learn the secrets of how to connect with “impossible,” therapy-fighting clients in a way that gets them beyond their ambivalence and genuinely invested in therapy.
Learn techniques based on attachment theory to improve your marital therapy outcomes and help couples achieve a deep and lasting emotional connection.
Learn what to say to continue to be effective when clients press some of your hottest buttons.
Explore an innovative method, pioneered by a legend in the field, that helps clients challenge oppression and abuse to reclaim their own agency and personal authority
Discover how ancient meditation traditions and the latest brain research meet to yield a new understanding of the connection between neural integration, mindfulness, and therapeutic effectiveness.
Revolutionary discoveries about the social nature of the brain are being made daily. One primary concept that makes brain science highly accessible and applicable in the consulting room is a concept introduced by Daniel Siegel, M.D. It's called "interpersonal neurobiology" and refers to the neural processes connecting one brain to another.
Learn how to integrate the field’s most empirically validated approach to couples therapy into your own work with couples to help them achieve a deep emotional connection.
Explore a step-by-step protocol for helping ambivalent couples decide whether to stay in a marriage that maximizes the chances that the relationship will survive and prepares spouses for the possibility of divorce.
Discover what Dr. Melfi’s ethical dilemmas can teach you about blurred boundaries, the limits of “values neutral” therapy, and how to talk effectively with clients about behavior that’s hurting both them and others. Note: Fulfills many state board requirements for training in ethics and risk management.