The pattern of reactivity and defensiveness that many struggling couples exhibit in session can make therapy extremely difficult. Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT), an empirically validated approach based on attachment theory, helps reveal the underlying attachment issues and emotional dynamics of such couples. This then helps them reconnect and create a satisfying, loving bond.
What's Covered in A905 Using Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy In Sessions:
- The key EFT interventions for helping couples calm down and get past their anger, stop their destructive patterns, locate their mutual feelings of warmth and attachment, and learn how to apply the gains made in therapy in their daily lives.
- How to be with couples in the moment and help them transform their relationships by experiencing new levels of attachment and bonding.
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A905 Using Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy In Sessions
Meet Presenter Susan Johnson, EdD
Susan Johnson, Ed.D., an eminent scientist-practitioner in the field of psychotherapy, is the originator of Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT), the most empirically validated approach to couples treatment. In her case consultations, she’ll demonstrate how to deal with each case from the standpoint of the key attachment issues at the core of couples’ problems. You’ll learn how the deep needs that arise in couples’ relationships can be shaped in therapy to heal both the relationship and the individual partners in it.