COURSE: Emotionally Focused Family therapy
Apr 22, 23, 24, 30, May 1, 2022
This is a course offered by University of Guelph (Open Ed) with Dr. Herman Chow as the instructor. The course examines Emotionally Focused Family Therapy (EFFT) as an attachment-based, short-term, experiential, and systemic model. EFFT will help family members create secure connections by attending to their emotional experiences. EFFT seeks to reduce problematic issues by helping families to be more emotionally accessible, responsive, and engaged. You will gain an introduction to the major concepts of EFFT, attachment theory, and the 3 stages and 9 steps of EFFT. The emphasis is placed on the clinical skills and interventions utilized in EFFT. The course also highlights the key differences between EFT for couples (EFCT) and EFT for families (EFFT). A variety of methods will be used to enrich the teaching and learning process, including didactic teaching, case studies, videos, small group discussion, readings, interactive exercises, and reflective journaling.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
Who should attend
Psychotherapists, Social Workers, Psychologists, Pastors, Marriage and Family Therapists, etc.
For registration, please see: University of Guelph (Open Ed)