Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples [COUN 0651 1S]
Instructor: Dr. Herman Chow
Course Type: Synchronous Online
Course Syllabus (PDF)
This course will examine emotionally focused therapy (EFT) for couples. EFT is an evidence-based, short term, experiential, and systematic model. The course will introduce the major concepts of adult love, attachment theory, and the 3 stages (and 9 steps) of EFT. There will be an emphasis on the clinical skills and interventions utilized in EFT. A variety of teaching methods will be employed: didactic teaching, case studies, videos, small group exercises and discussion, etc. Please note: this course does not lead to EFT certification but will be useful in the understanding and the application of EFT.
- COUN 0772 Theories and Methods of Family Therapy I
- COUN 0774 Theories and Methods of Family Therapy II
Recommended: COUN 0773 Couples Therapy: An Integrative Perspective
This synchronous course will be livestreamed on four days: Friday, June 9, Saturday, June 10, Friday, June 16, and Saturday, June 17 from 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM.