Congratulations Lisa Sydow, Ph.D. EFT Certified Therapist

“Way to go Lisa Sydow,” on earning your Certification from the International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy’s official Certification as an E.F.T. Therapist.  This is no easy accomplishment as it requires additional training and study post-graduate degree and post licensure as a mental health professional.  Lisa and other Certified E.F.T. Therapists take 4-Days of training, known as the Externship, and the follow-up 2-Day trainings, called Core Skills or Core Skills Plus.  In addition, Lisa sought additional supervision/consultation in individual and group consult to further hone her skills as an E.F.T. Therapist.  Finally, to meet I.C.E.E.F.T. requirements, she sent to video clips of her work with couples (with proper […]

Embracing Pursuers with Jim Thomas, EFT Trainer

The long-anticipated 2-Day workshop, requested by participants in Learning to Lean In and Love our Withdrawers, is getting closer.  November 3 and 4th, in Colorado, we’ll dive in to the pursuer/blamer side of the relational experience.  What wants to be known?  How can we embrace and connect with harsh, panicked and despairing pursuers without throwing withdrawers under the therapy bus? In co-created, engaging learning community we’ll explore important questions, learn some key moves and participate in experiential exercises together.  Embracing Pursuers, Beneath Harshness, Panic and Despair to the Heart of the Work promises to be a powerful, useful experience with ideas and interventions you can apply on Monday in your […]

EFT Summit this Fall in San DIego

The 4th E.F.T. Summit, a wonderful opportunity to gather with other clinicians interested in attachment-based, experiential therapy for couples, takes place in San Diego this fall.  There is a fantastic line-up of Keynote Presenters along with workshops to chose from.  Add some time before or after to enjoy one of the nicest cities and areas in the U.S. Join up to 500 fellow E.F.T. clinicians and those learning about E.F.T. – Registration and hotel rooms are filling up fast!  October 12 through 14th…