EP 82: Back to the Basics of EFT Emotionally Focused Therapy Featuring - EFT Trainer Teri Murphy, PhD, LMFT

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Jun 6 2023 • 1 hr 9 mins

As a therapist practicing Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), understanding secure attachment is paramount to providing effective couples counseling. Secure attachment serves as the foundation for healthy and thriving relationships, and EFT utilizes this knowledge to help couples strengthen their emotional bonds. By understanding the importance of secure attachment, therapists can guide couples in identifying and reshaping negative interaction patterns, fostering emotional responsiveness, and promoting a sense of safety and trust. EFT, considered the gold standard of couples counseling, empowers therapists to create a supportive therapeutic environment where couples can explore and heal attachment wounds, ultimately leading to greater relationship satisfaction and emotional well-being.

In this video, we delve into the importance of understanding secure attachment using Susan Johnson's groundbreaking Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) approach. Join us as we explore the transformative power of EFT in cultivating secure attachment and fostering healthier, more fulfilling relationships.

Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), pioneered by Susan M. Johnson, is a highly effective therapeutic approach (the gold standard of couples counseling actually!) designed to address all things related to the human experience, emotions, behavior, attachment-related issues, and it promotes and cultivates secure attachment.

Secure attachment plays a vital role in our emotional well-being and relationship dynamics. Drawing from the research and expertise of renowned psychologist Susan Johnson, the creator of Emotionally Focused Therapy, this video unravels the core principles and practices of EFT to help you develop a deeper understanding of secure attachment. We'll also explore the fundamentals of secure attachment and its impact on our relationships. Discover how EFT emphasizes the importance of emotional responsiveness, accessibility, and engagement to create a secure attachment bond.

By incorporating Emotionally Focused Therapy into your clinical practice, you can cultivate secure attachment, heal relationship wounds, and experience greater emotional well-being.

If you're a therapist, Like and share this video with friends and loved ones who would benefit from gaining a deeper understanding of secure attachment and the transformative potential of Susan Johnson's Emotionally Focused Therapy. Together, let's unlock the power of secure attachment and cultivate healthier, more fulfilling relationships in our lives.

For more information on EFT, Please visit The International Center for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy: https://www.iceeft.com

For more information on Susan M. Johnson, PhD, please visit: https://www.drsuejohnson.com

For information on special Guest Teri Murphy, PhD, LMFT, visit: https://www.terimurphy.com

for information on scheduling therapy with Dr. Teri, visit: https://www.terimurphycounseling.com

Visit The TN Center for EFT: https://www.EFTTennessee.com

for information on your host Dr. Belle, visit:




To get a copy of Dr. Belle's Book on Relentless Empathy, visit: https://www.amazon.com/Using-Relentle...

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