Introduction to Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples (EFT)

Presenters: Lisa Blum, PsyD and Silvina Irwin, PhD New Date:  Friday February 23, 2018 Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) is a research-validated, attachment-based approach to working with couples. EFT offers a map for understanding relationship needs and struggles in a coherent framework. This interactive introductory seminar combines didactic presentation, case vignettes, and videotaped excerpts of EFT in action with distressed couples. The presenters provide an overview of the EFT model, present key techniques and interventions, and…

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Advanced Topics in DBT: The Art of Moving from Conceptualization to Exposure for Emotional Avoidance©

Presenters: Shari Manning, Ph.D and Annie McCall, MA, LMHC Dates:  Wednesday, April 11, 2018 – Saturday, April 14, 2018 This workshop brilliantly teaches the integration/augmentation of DBT and exposure with helpful demonstrations and opportunities for practice and feedback. This training will begin with one day of advanced training on DBT case conceptualization. It will then use your own individual cases to formulate exposure interventions and move into training on exposure in Stage 1 and Stage 2…

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EFT Resource Center Role Play and Practice Nights

Facilitators:  Lisa Blum, PsyD and Silvina Irwin, PhD Dates:  October 3, 2017 November 14, 2017 November 28, 2017 January 16, 2018 Register for one, two, three or all Time:  5:30pm – 7:30pm CE Units:   2.0 per night Location: 95 N Marengo Ave, Suite 100, Pasadena, CA  91101 Cost:  $75/night — (save 10% if you register for more than one remaining night.) Course Level:  Intermediate to Advanced.  This series is open to any mental health professional…

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Hold Me Tight® : 7 Conversations for a Lifetime of Love

Presenters: Lisa Blum, PsyD and Silvina Irwin, PhD Dates: February 2-4, 2018 Drs. Silvina Irwin and Lisa Blum are offering this educational and experiential workshop which teaches you the core concepts of Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), heralded as one of the most effective couples therapies by the New York times and endorsed by the American Psychological Society as scientifically proven. These workshops are based on the international best-selling book Hold Me Tight: 7 Conversations for…

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