Learn the model of couples therapy empirically proven to be one of the most effective of all the couples’ therapies practiced today:
EMOTIONALLY FOCUSED COUPLES THERAPY ® ~ HOUSTON, TX
4-DAY EXTERNSHIP IN HOUSTON, TEXAS ON APRIL 10-13, 2019
Presented by Jim Thomas and Joe X. Cantu
Emotionally Focused Couples therapy, developed by Dr. Sue Johnson, is the most researched of all couples therapies and is empirically proven to be the most successful couples therapy over a long period of time. 90% of couples who undergo EFT report marked satisfaction in the overall satisfaction of their relationship. 70% report complete recovery.
“The most original contributor to couples therapy to come along in the last 30 years..” William Doherty, Ph.D.
What participants say about the Externship:
MEET THE TRAINER:
Jim Thomas is a Certified Emotional Focused Couples Therapist, Supervisor and Trainer based in Denver, Colorado. In addition, Jim is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, EFT Therapist, an AAMFT Clinical Fellow, AAMFT Approved Supervisor received a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Colorado at Denver. He is currently the Director of the Colorado Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy. From 1998 to 2002, Jim served as the President-Elect, President and Past-President of the Colorado Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and was elected Chair of the Council of Division Presidents for AAMFT. He has also served on the national board of directors for AAMFT. Jim has also served as the Executive Director of the Denver Family Institute.
Currently, Jim provides EFT trainings in workshops all over the United States and offers HMT Workshops to Denver Police Department Officers and their significant others.
MEET THE ORGANIZER:
Joe X. Cantu
Joe X. Cantu, MA MFT is a Certified Emotionally Focused Couples Therapist and Certified EFT Supervisor. Joe received his Master of Arts in Psychology from Antioch University in Los Angeles and a BFA from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX. Joe is the founder of the North Texas EFT Community and the Austin EFT Community. He is currently in the process of founding the San Antonio EFT Community.
Joe received his clinical training at The Maple Counseling Center in Beverly Hills, CA, and worked with the Cedars-Sinai Psychological Trauma Center providing group and individual therapy to elementary school children who suffered or had been exposed to severe trauma. Joe currently maintains two practices, one in Austin and one in San Antonio, TX. Joe is English/Spanish bilingual and supervises EFT therapists in the United States, Mexico, Costa Rica, Argentina, Chile and Spain.