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Emotionally Focused Therapy EFT Externship and EFT Core Skills with a Created for Connection the Hold Me Tight Guide for Christian Couples focus.

Created for Connection
The "Hold Me Tight" Guide for Christian Couples

Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Externships, EFT Core Skills, and Couples Workshops with a "Created for Connection" focus led by ICEEFT Certified Trainer Dr. Greg Cheney.

ICEEFT Official EFT Externship and EFT Cores Skills with a Created for Connection focus.

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EFT Externship with a Created for Connection focus.

This is the foundational and most comprehensive training and education in EFT, taught with a Created for Connection focus. A four-day Externship includes the observation of live and video recorded couple and individual therapy sessions, presentations of theory and clinical techniques, skills training exercises, and discussion of specific cases, clinical material and issues. Total training time for the four-day EFT Externship is around 28 hours.

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This is the second step in EFT training and education focusing on the core skills of the EFT approach taught with a Created for Connection focus.. EFT Core Skills builds off of the four-day EFT Externship. This advanced training is spread out over four to five months (48 hours total). Each session is designed for a small group of 8 - 16  participants and includes practical instruction, experiential exercises, video examples, and case consultation.

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Created for Connection Couples Workshop

The Created for Connection Couples Workshop is designed to foster closeness and secure bonds for couples where faith is an integral part of their lives. It combines faith, Scripture, and the science of relationships in order to help couples learn to communicate better and manage conflict well. It also gives couples practical tools to cultivate and nurture their relationship. This workshop helps to help couples build trust and create a secure bond with each other.

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Upcoming Events

Core Skill 3 and 4 Birmingham, AL

Created for Connection EFT Core Skills 3-4

Birmingham, AL
September 27-29, 2023

EFT Core Skills Modules 3-4 with a Created for Connection focus as described in "Created for Connection: The Hold Me Tight® for Christian Couples" by Dr. Sue Johnson and Kenny Sanderfer.

Join Dr. Greg Cheney and Dr. Teri Murphy for this

3-DAY IN-PERSON training.

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