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:
Rebecca Jorgensen, PhD, Certified EFT Trainer
Director and Consultant
Dr. Jorgensen did her training in Emotionally Focused Therapy with Dr. Sue Johnson. With years of experience as an EFT Trainer, and years of university teaching prior to that, Becca is one of a small group of endorsed trainers that travels internationally to help therapists discover the power of using EFT. Becca is currently Co-Founder and Director at the Training and Research Institute the San Diego Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy. Dr. Jorgensen holds the Licenses of Mental Health Counselor is a Certified Supervisor. She maintains a clinical practice in conjunction with her passion for advancing education and training in Emotionally Focused Therapy. Having specialized training in online eduction she is the team’s technology expert. You will often find her doing webcasts, webinars and hanging out on various virtual platforms. You can follow her on FB and Twitter where she inspires professionals learning EFT and couples who want to be Mindfully Married©.
Scott R. Woolley, PhD, Certified EFT Trainer
Author and Director
Scott R. Woolley, PhD is a Professor in the MFT Masters and Doctoral Programs in the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University. He is the Executive Director of the Training and Research Institute for Emotionally Focused Therapy and a founder and director of the San Diego Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy. He also maintains a private practice focused on EFT couples therapy.
Dr. Woolley has trained therapists in EFT in many areas of the world, including Canada, Chili, Finland, Guam, Hong Kong, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, England, Taiwan, and throughout the U.S. He has co-published, co-presented, and co-trained with Dr. Susan Johnson, founder of EFT.
Hilton Garden Inn (Centennial South Room)
277 West Sego Lilly Drive
Sandy, Utah 84070
9:00 – 5:15 Daily
■ Day 1: What makes EFT work: theoretical underpinnings, Research and the Map
■ Day 2: Demonstration Session, EFT Interventions and Stage 1
■ Day 3: Demonstration Session and Stage 2 – the two key Change Events
■ Day 4: Becoming an EFT Therapist, Stage 3 and Attachment Injuries
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.
Early Bird registration (ended September 30), interns/military and full-time students (ended October 15).
Regular Price: $850 – Registration now closed.
CEU Certificate: $30
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
Registration – Registration is now CLOSED
*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.