Loading...
Couples Therapy for Addictions - A Cognitive-Behavioral Approach with Barbara S. McCrady
Episode 1 of Brief Therapy for Addictions Series
Dr. McCrady reminds us that alcohol and drug problems always exist in a context that includes families and relationships, and that couples therapy is an important model for working with addictions. Dr. McCrady uses a behavioral approach that helps the…
Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy - With Sue Johnson
Episode 2 of Couples Therapy with the Experts Series
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. In this video, Johnson works with a couple on the…
Irreconcilable Differences - A Solution-Focused Approach to Marital Therapy with Insoo Kim Berg
When couples come to therapy they are often combative, quick to point the finger, and about to give up on the relationship. In this video, Insoo Kim Berg demonstrates her approach with one such couple, and in two sessions shows…
Internal Family Systems Therapy - With Richard Schwartz
Episode 5 of Couples Therapy with the Experts Series
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 of themselves that are causing problems in their marriage. Loren…
Two Live EFT Sessions in Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy: Re-engaging Withdrawers
These videos show two complete live sessions (with Dr. Sue Johnson as the therapist) that were conducted at Externships in Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy in 2008/2009. These couples had never met with Dr. Johnson before these sessions and knew that…
2 videos
Strategic Couples Therapy - With James Coyne
Episode 6 of Couples Therapy with the Experts Series
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 the couple develop a problem-solving strategy tailored to their specific…
Behavioral Couples Therapy - With Richard Stuart
Episode 1 of Couples Therapy with the Experts Series
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. In this video, Stuart works with Adele and Wesley, a…
Recovering from an Affair: 6 Sessions of Couples Therapy - With Richard Schwartz
Renee and Dennis, married for sixteen years, enter treatment a month after Renee discovered Dennis had been having an affair. This video documents their entire course of therapy, as Schwartz demonstrates how to help a couple work through this difficult…
3 videos
An Externship in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy Day One
Part of the Series: An Externship in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy
Day One of the September 2004 Externship on Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy (EFCT) with Dr. Susan Johnson and her colleagues from the Ottawa Couple and Family Institute focuses on the following topics: Presentation: The Couple Therapy Field Attachment: A Map…
Shaping Secure Connection - Stage 1
Part of the Series: Shaping Secure Connection
"Stage 1 of EFT helps partners come together and contain the negative dance that constantly triggers their attachment vulnerabilities and leaves them in emotional starvation. They then have a secure base to stand and learn to engage at a deeper…
Imago Couples Therapy - With Pat Love
Episode 4 of Couples Therapy with the Experts Series
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 calm and focused. Before delving into hot button issues with…
Emotionally Focused Therapy with a Trauma Survivor and his Partner - Creating a Healing Relationship
Excerpts of a couple where the husband has been diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. The trauma was severe childhood physical abuse. The wife has also been diagnosed with clinical depression. Excerpts include part of a…
Value-Sensitive Therapy - With William Doherty
Episode 10 of Family Therapy with the Experts Series
Has the field of psychotherapy gone too far with the cultural imperative to "do your own thing," as we encourage our clients to liberate themselves from social conformity? According to William Doherty, what's needed now is not freedom from an…
Changing the Music, Changing the Dance - Interventions in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy
See interventions in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy identified as Dr. Johnson uses them in three live sessions taken from the first and beginning of the second stage of therapy. Clip #1: "Part One" - Clip #2: "Part Two" -
2 videos
Couples Therapy: An Introduction - With Ellyn Bader & Dan Wile
What are the key issues that most couples face when entering couples therapy, and what are the best attitudes for them to adapt to make the most out of the experience? In numerous heartwarming stories, Bader and Wile explain how…
Couples and Infertility: Moving Beyond Loss
A growing number of couples in the United States find themselves facing the profound disappointment of infertility, which can place enormous strain on even the healthiest of relationships. When asked to rate their most stressful life experience, research participants in…
Relationships, Families and Couples Counseling - With Ron Scott
Episode 3 of Psychotherapy with Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Clients Series
Until recently, the couples and family therapy literature has ignored same-sex families and few clinicians have had training in this area. In this groundbreaking program, you will see: Dr. Robert Jay Green, an innovative researcher and clinician, emphasize key issues…
Action Methods in Couples Therapy
If you've ever worked with couples, you know how challenging it can be, particularly when talk therapy just isn't enough. Just as couples can get caught in negative patterns, therapists also get trapped in stale ways of engaging with their…
An Externship in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy Day Two
Part of the Series: An Externship in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy
Day Two of the September 2004 Externship on Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy (EFCT) with Dr. Susan Johnson and her colleagues from the Ottawa Couple and Family Institute focuses on the following topics: Live Session with Sue Johnson Presentation: First Steps…
Gender Differences in Depression - A Marital Therapy Approach
The Depression Project at the Ackerman Institute for the Family has pioneered a marital therapy approach that addresses the cultural gender "mandates" that predispose men and women to depression and undermine intimate relationships. This emotionally compelling video features a series…