E.F.T. Externship September 20 – 23, 2017, Denver, Colorado

Based on popular demand, the Center is offering the EFT Externship, 2017, September 20 – 23, 2017, in Colorado.  Having reviewed the written evaluations for the recently completed EFT externship, we are proud of the high marks received.  “Best training of my career,” and synonymous statements were given by a number of participants. Join us for an engaging, experiential introduction to Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy with Jim Thomas, LMFT, Approved Supervisor, ICEEFT Certified International E.F.T. Trainer. The EFT Externship training is based on the work of Dr. Susan Johnson. The 4-Day Externship builds on her work, research in the model, and the work of a number of other E.F.T. Trainers. […]

Loving and Leaning in to Emotional Withdrawal in E.F.T.

I am excited to announce a new Master Class centered on emotional withdrawal.  This builds on the work of Dr. Sue Johnson, EFT colleagues, and lessons learned from couples in my office.  These training classes evolve organically.  My couples, both withdrawers and pursuers, start to offer particular feedback and deepen in to some aspect of the E.F.T. Couples Therapy experience.  As a therapist, I hear colleagues asking about the very same thing.  And then as a person, I find my own raw spots and signature themes that come up in this area.  Most recently, the focus has been working with emotional withdrawal (in both withdrawers, but in pursuers too). The […]

Sue Johnson Receives Highest Civilian Award in Canada

Dr. Sue Johnson has just been awarded the Order of Canada. This is the highest civilian award given by the Canadian Government for Outstanding Achievement, Dedication to the Community and Service to the Nation. Sue was given this award in recognition for her paradigm shifting, innovative work in couple and family therapy interventions, her research and her contribution to the training of mental health professionals around the globe, as well as her popular educational books and programs for the public. On behalf of the entire Colorado E.F.T. Community, the many therapists, couples and families positively impacted by Dr. Johnson’s work, we give a hearty and loving congratulations to our esteemed colleague and mentor. “This award […]