I think you’ll love Carl and Sandra if you see them – I sure loved working with them. Through this video set you can learn more about Emotionally Focused Therapy while you see this delightful couple move towards secure attachment in Emotionally Focused Therapy: A Complete Treatment when you go to psychotherapy.net Or cut and […]
Dr. Sue Johnson and Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) earns another award from the American Psychological Association (APA). Dr. Sue Johnson, developer of EFT for couples was recently informed she is named Family Psychologist of the Year and invited to attend the award ceremony in Denver this August at the upcoming APA Convention in Denver. The […]
I used to frequently get stuck when I was learning EFT couple therapy. I knew there was some next step, other intervention, or way to manage the mayhem when it got going but for the life of me I didn’t know what it was or what to do. Thank goodness for the EFT Training note […]
I loved discussing with and interviewing Dr. Lori Schade when she came on Talk Time to share her dissertation, which recently won the prestigious AAMFT Research Award. What she discovered is applicable to every therapeutic model.
So you want to know the key points of attachment theory? R. Chris Fraley gave a great summary in “A Brief Overview of Adult Attachment Theory and Research” (2010), and it boils down to 10 Key Points. Attachment behaviors are adaptive John Bowlby, a British psychoanalyst, wanted to understand why infants experience intense […]
I recently interviewed Stephen Porges on Talk Time. He’s a professor of psychiatry who runs a lab at UNC and formerly directed the Brain Body Center at the University of Illinois, Chicago. Porges is studying technologies clinicians will love, including measuring vagal regulation from a distance, or the heartbeat by video. As Porges pointed out, […]
So much of the time what I see therapist’s struggle with is accessing the primary emotion of the withdrawer and really attuning with the person in that position in the negative cycle. You know that when you’re working with couples as an EFT therapist, you’ll determine partner positions from the couple seated in front of […]