Couples Therapy with the Experts Series

Couples Therapy with the Experts Series
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6 episodes in this series

Episode 1 Behavioral Couples Therapy - With Richard Stuart
Stuart utilizes basic principles of Behavioral Therapy to empower clients to change their own behaviors and develop insight and understanding into how what they do influences the behavior of others.…
Episode 2 Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy - With Sue Johnson
Sue Johnson demonstrates Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy in an actual couples therapy session. Watch this master therapist and learn how to emotionally engage couples within a structured, manualized therapy format.…
Episode 3 Experiential Therapy with Augustus Y. Napier
Napier believes that therapists can use their own personal experiences to connect with clients and that their frank feedback within the session can stimulate change, even with couples entrenched in…
Episode 4 Imago Couples Therapy - With Pat Love
Pat Love demonstrates the Imago Dialogue Process in an actual couples therapy session. We're sure you'll be impressed with Love's passionate commitment as she takes charge and keeps her clients…
Episode 5 Internal Family Systems Therapy - With Richard Schwartz
Schwartz's approach helps individuals gain a sense of self-leadership over the parts of themselves that they are struggling with. In this session, Schwartz helps Loren and Kathy examine the parts…
Episode 6 Strategic Couples Therapy - With James Coyne
James Coyne demonstrates Strategic Couples Therapy in an actual session with a gay couple. Watch this master therapist and learn the basic principles of Strategic Therapy, which seeks to help…

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