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Module 1: Making Relationships Work

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Objectives

  1. Evaluate the clinical implications of research related to key components of building stable relationships
  2. Analyze key ingredients for building trust, loyalty, and commitment in clients

Outline

Couples Relationships

Copyright : 06/11/2014

Module 2: Strengthening Relationships through Resurfacing Trauma and PTSD

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Objectives

  1. Summarize efficacy-based approaches for treating PTSD to help couples
  2. Utilize research based interventions when treating couples experiencing PTSD and Trauma

Outline

Trauma & PTSD in Relationships

Copyright : 07/12/2013

Module 3: Benefits of Integration, Insight on Flooding and Dealing with Resistance with Couples in Therapy

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Objectives

  1. Summarize Gottman Method interventions to help enhance self-integration in clinical treatment.
  2. Articulate clinical interventions to help emotionally distant or shut down partners reconnect.
  3. Describe clinical interventions to overcome client resistance and relationship sabotage.

Outline

Mindfulness and Integration

Copyright : 07/12/2013

Module 4: Storytelling, Life’s Deeper Meaning and Dream-Within-Conflict Strategies to use with Couples

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Objectives

  1. Utilize the Dreams-Within-Conflict intervention with couples.
  2. Evaluate rituals of connection strategies to help improve client relationships.

Outline

Storytelling

Copyright : 07/25/2014

Module 5: Infidelity

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Objectives

  1. Articulate strategies to build trust in client relationships
  2. Demonstrate the fundamental process for building loyalty in client relationships
  3. Analyze the clinical implications of the science behind infidelity

Outline

Building Trust and Loyalty

Copyright : 02/20/2014

Module 6: Healing After an Affair

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Objectives

  1. Apply the three-phase therapy for healing from betrayal.
  2. Analyze the use of technological resources that may help when working with couples in a therapy session.

Outline

Therapy Sessions

Copyright : 02/20/2014