Highlights

Join LACEFT for These Exciting 2018-19 Programs

“Flying Through the Storm to Safe and Sound: EFT with Challenging Couples”: Dr. Sue Johnson

One Day Intro To EFT – Recommended for those new to EFT 

Join Drs. Silvina Irwin and Lisa Blum for a dynamic and one-day introduction to EFT on November 30th, 2018. Participants to this introductory course will receive a special $50.00 discount towards registration for Sue Johnson’s Master Class (see above, January 11 and 12, 2019). Click here to learn more and register for the introductory class.

Thousand Oaks Core Skills Series: Dr. Nancy Gardner

  • Module 1 of 4: November 29 & 30, 2018
  • Module 2 of 4: January 26 & 27, 2019
  • Module 3 of 4: March 16 & 17, 2019
  • Module 4 of 4: April 25 & 26, 2019

Introduction to Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples (EFT)
November 30th, 2018, 9:00am-4:00pm
Hosted by the EFT Resource Center, click here to learn more.

Learning to Trust Curiosity, Emotional Attunement, & Resonating Responsiveness First: The Wonderment of Tuning Our Instruments:  Robert Ogner
Saturday, December 1, 2018

The Road to Certification in EFT: Dr. Nancy Gardner & Dr. Silvina Irwin
Friday, February 22, 2019
Registration link coming soon.

4-Day Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples
May 1 through 4, 2019
Click here to learn more and register.

Stage Two Change Events–Getting Clearer, Going Deeper: Dr. Marlene Best & Dr. Kathryn Rheem
Friday-Saturday, June 7-8, 2019
Registration link coming soon.

Pasadena Core Skills Series: Silvina Irwin, PhD, & Lisa Palmer-Olsen, PsyD

  • Module 1 of 4: July 12 & 13, 2019
  • Module 2 of 4: September 13 & 14, 2019
  • Module 3 of 4: October 25 & 26, 2019
  • Module 4 of 4: December 12 & 13, 2019

Click here to learn more and register.

Join our email distribution list (at right) to stay current with upcoming EFT Trainings in LA! Emails are sent from contact@laceft.org and can sometimes route to spam; to prevent this, simply add “contact@laceft.org” to your email contact list. We will release our 2018-2019 schedule soon!

The Hold Me Tight® Program is Now Interactive & Online

A Welcome Letter From LACEFT

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about the Los Angeles Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy (LACEFT). Our conferences and training programs are all designed to support the growing EFT community in Los Angeles. We host ICEEFT Certified Trainers from all over the country and extend special rates to our LACEFT members, as well as to early registrants and students. Most of our programs allow for participants to earn Continuing Education credits. We also provide informational talks to local universities and provide networking opportunities for our community.

LACEFT is approved by the American Psychological Association (provider #41025550) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. LACEFT is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (provider #131253) to sponsor continuing education for LMFT’s, LCSW’s and LPC’s. LACEFT maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

To learn more about our upcoming programs, simply click on any of the above banner images, or view our online Events Calendar. If you’re interested in joining our supportive community of therapists, please visit our Membership Page. If you’re new to EFT and looking to begin your training, visit our Training tab to learn about EFT externships, EFT Core Skills Training, and local EFT Supervisors and Trainers.

Additionally, for couples seeking relationship counseling, LACEFT maintains a therapist directory of Certified EFT therapists in the Greater Los Angeles Area. We also catalog local Hold Me Tight® (HMT) Workshops. The HMT® Workshop was developed by Dr. Sue Johnson and is designed around seven conversations based on the Hold Me Tight book, all of which have been shown to be essential to successful relations. Indeed, this program has become so invaluable that it’s now available online and its principles are being applied to families. To learn more, visit our Hold Me Tight® page.

Thank you again for taking the time to visit our website. For questions and general inquiries, please e-mail us at contact@laceft.org.

We look forward to seeing you in the community soon,
-LACEFT

LACEFT Disclaimer:

Click here to read about continuing education credits, our grievance policy, and ICEEFT’s stance on diversity.

Mission
The Los Angeles Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy (LACEFT) provides resources and relationships to support the practice and development of EFT therapists in the greater Los Angeles area. Together, we as the LACEFT seek to be vital resource of relational health for couples and families in our community through promoting the professionals who train and practice using emotionally focused and attachment based models. Los Angeles skyline photo courtesy BDS2006 at en.wikipedia.