DVD recording (1 hour, 26 minutes) with electronic manual and instructions.
The lack of a clear understanding of adult bonding has hampered the effectiveness of couple therapy. Attachment theory offers the couple therapist a common sense but scientific guide to the essential nature of love, how love relationships go wrong and the most effective ways for a therapist to help a couple repair their bond. Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy (EFT) will be outlined as a clear example of how an attachment orientation empowers the couple therapist and offers a map for effective intervention.
Outline the core principles of attachment theory
Clarify the revolutionary significance of attachment theory and research for relationship repair
Illustrate how EFT uses this perspective to change a move a couple from despair to satisfaction
Define the characteristics of an attachment relationship and universal attachment strategies
Describe the significance of each aspect of attachment for the couple therapist
Outline pivotal moments of change and key interventions that foster a secure bond
About the Speaker:
Susan Johnson, Ed.D., is the best selling author, clinical psychologist, distinguished research professor, dynamic speaker, and recognized innovator who has changed the field of couple therapy.
She is director of the International Center for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy and distinguished research professor at Alliant University in San Diego, California, as well as professor of clinical psychology at the University of Ottawa, Canada. She trains counselors in EFT worldwide and is recognized as one of the most prominent researchers and presenters in the couple therapy field.
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