We are pleased to bring you the
4-Day Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Externship®
So You Can Learn The New Science Of Love
This is an official Externship, endorsed by the International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy (ICEEFT) and brought to you by TRI EFT Alliant and Alliant International University.
Attending this externship is the first step to being listed at the EFT website, where couples are going to find trained couple therapists. Attending this externship is also a step towards becoming a certified EFT therapist. For further details about the certification process please refer to Susan Johnson’s International Centre for Excellence in EFT (ICEEFT). In this Externship, you will learn to:
• see marital distress from an attachment perspective
• help partners reprocess the emotional responses that maintain marital distress
• shape key new interaction and bonding events and,
• overcome therapeutic impasses.
You will also see live consultation sessions with a couple, a profound learning experience.
Transform The Way You Work With Couples And Your Practice – Earn 28 CEUs* in 4 days
Here’s what people are saying about it:
“This is by far the best educational training I have ever been to. I feel much more competent & confident in using the EFT approach.
“First day back in my office and I am feeling great about the training and YES able to put skills into practice immediately.
“The externship was a deep learning experience, and I have new angles on many of the things (and people) I have been working with over many years.” Chris in Norway
This Training is Endorsed by
Award Winning Model
Originator, Susan M.
“The most original contributor to couples therapy to come along in the last 30 years.” William Doherty, Ph.D.
Sue Johnson is Director of the International Center for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy and Distinguished Research Professor at Alliant University in San Diego, California as well as Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Ottawa, Canada. She has received numerous honors for her work, including the Outstanding Contribution to the Field of Couple and Family Therapy Award from the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and the Research in Family Therapy Award from the American Family Therapy Academy. She is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association. Dr Johnson’s best known professional books include, The Practice of Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy: Creating Connection (2004), Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy with Trauma Survivors (2002), and Becoming an Emotionally Focused Couple Therapist: The Workbook (2005). She also has a popular press book, Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love. She trains counselors in EFT worldwide and consults to Veterans Affairs, the U.S. and Canadian military and New York City Fire Department.
Meet Your Trainers:
Lisa Palmer-Olsen, PsyD, Certified EFT Trainer
Pam Solem-Weser, Certified EFT Trainer
1110 E Missouri Ave #530, Phoenix AZ 85014
9:00 – 5:15 Daily
■ Day 1: What makes EFT work: theoretical underpinnings, research and the Map
■ Day 2: EFT Interventions and Stage 1
■ Day 3: Stage 2 – the two key Change Events
■ Day 4: Becoming an EFT Therapist & Stage 3
12:15 – 1:30 Lunch (you provide)
We provide a limited number of seats for discounts on students, interns, and groups. We also provide payment plans to help you spread out your investment in this training across time.
If you are registered as a student or intern you will need to verify your status at the event to gain your discounted entrance. Students must be full time and bring an official course schedule to the externship registration table for verification. Interns you will need to bring your proof of intern status and your intern number.
Students will receive a certificate of completion of the course rather than a CEU certificate.
DISCOUNTS: Early Bird registration (ends March 1), interns and full-time students, and military. For group discounts (five or more people), email Iris or Cathy here.
Regular Price: $895
Early Bird: $795 (ends March 1)
Reference Materials for Study
“The Practice of Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy: Creating Connection”
Susan M. Johnson, 2nd Edition, 2004
“Becoming an Emotionally Focused Couple Therapist: The Workbook”
Susan M. Johnson, et al, 2005
Arizona EFT Externship 2018
Complete registration for the 4-day Externship here:
*Alliant International University is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Alliant International University is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing to provide continuing education for Nurses (provider #CEP11235). Alliant International University maintains responsibility for the program and its content.
University Guest House and Conference Center at the University of Utah
At the “City Creek” Room
110 S Fort Douglas Blvd
SLC, UT 84113
■ Where on campus is the University Guest House & Conference Center? Click here for the map.
■ If you’re from out of town, you will probably need to rent a car. Contact us if you’d like to coordinate with other attendees.