I have become a devoted student of Sue Johnson and Emotionally Focused Therapy for couples and individuals. 2016 was devoted to six extensive trainings in Atlanta and Greensboro where I was trained by clinical experts and studied alongside dedicated, serious clinical therapists in SC, GA and NC. All in the name of attachment. You see, the foundation of EFT centers around the primal longing for attachment. What drives our emotions–our love, our passion, our anger, our pain–is the constant search for a secure attachment with others–in most cases our marital partner. EFT has changed my couples work–I’ve seen marriages come alive and safety and security deepen in session after session, including the first one.
The article here is one of many by Dr. Sue Johnson, the genius behind the EFT model.