By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Define the terms "togetherness" and "intimacy" as they could be explained in a couples therapy session.
-List three examples of how entanglement results when togetherness is selected over intimacy.
-Discuss four influencing factors in couples therapy, to optimize the therapeutic alliance.
-Describe four examples of couples communication that can result in marital conflict.
-Identify five filters that affect perceptions in couples communication.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
CEU Continuing Education for
Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychology CEUs, MFT CEUs