Slowing Down in the Covid Crisis

Slowing down in the face of the Covid crisis:  The anxieties, the sadness, it overwhelms.  How might we go within and take a pause?  And our hearts go out to those who lost loved ones or have someone you care about in the I.C.U. fighting the virus.  Our experiences vary so, but the core fears and hopes remain the same. These are some thoughts from Jim that came to him at 2 a.m., when he could not sleep, “My head was spinning with all the ramifications, what these means to our couples, to families, and individuals out there.  And what does it mean for the profession of therapy, how does […]

De-Escalation of the Cycle

A conversation about the what, where, when and hows of cycle de-escalation for E.F.T. therapists. Click here to view: Please feel free to forward to colleagues. The cycle diagram below was created by Paul Sigafus, EFT Therapist and Supervisor, here in Colorado

EFT In Agency Settings and with High Risk Populations-featuring Jim Thomas

EFT In Agency Settings and with High Risk Populations Emotionally Focused Therapy is well known among couples therapists in private practice, but many aren’t aware of its applicability and efficacy in agency settings and with high risk populations. Host Annabelle Bugatti, PhD, LMFT and ICEEFT Certified EFT Therapist from  talks with Jim Thomas about the USE of Curiosity and Empathy in EFT.  Jim and Annabelle talk about looking through the EFT lens in Agency Settings and with High Risk populations. * Hear Jim talk about how “people are people” and we look to be accepted and valued. * How to align with a cultural or socioeconomic differences and learn […]