• Gottman Method Couples Therapy Level 1 (Two Consecutive Fridays)
    February 21, 2020 - February 28, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

GOTTMAN METHOD COUPLES THERAPY

Level 1 CLINICAL TRAINING

BRIDGING THE COUPLE CHASM

Continuing Education Hours Available
Include Working Lunches

DATES

PRESENTED BY: DR. CROSSEN
FRIDAYS | FEB 21, FEB 28
8:30 AM – 5 PM

VENUE

205 Business Center | Northwest Catholic Counseling Center
8383 NE Sandy Blvd.
Portland, Oregon 97220

RATES AND DISCOUNTS

STUDENT: $325 | DEADLINE Feb 19, 2020

EARLY REGISTRATION: $400 | DEADLINE Feb 5, 2020

STANDARD REGISTRATION: $425 | DEADLINE Feb 19, 2020

STUDENT, INTERN, FACULTY DISCOUNT: Must show school ID at the door.

If event registration expires, contact drjack@couplesdoingbetter.com for admittance.

Transform your skills into effective counseling of your clients, particularly those who are resistant or are affected by multiple negative conditions. Learn how and when to use Gottman methods through videos of real couples in therapy, role plays, and demonstrations. The format is a safe, non-judgmental environment for you to practice and refine your clinical skills.

Pre-requisites:

  • master’s degree  or doctoral degree OR current enrollment in a graduate program in a mental health-related field,
  • therapy experience highly recommended, but not required.

YOUR PRESENTER

DR. JOHN “JACK” CROSSEN

Dr. Crossen is the only Gottman Master Trainer in the Portland area, and has an extensive history of direct collaboration with Gottman Institute founders Drs. John and Julie Gottman. In addition to working with couples at workshops, classes and private sessions, Dr. Crossen also trains and certifies other healthcare professionals to become Gottman therapists.

He has 30+ years of experience and numerous partnerships with universities, counseling centers and private practices throughout the northwest region.

GOTTMAN LEVEL 1

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

ALLIED PROFESSIONALS AND CLERGY

STUDENTS AND INTERNS

FAMILY CLINIC STAFF

PROFESSORS/TEACHERS OF COUPLES THERAPY

RESEARCHERS IN THE SOCIAL SCIENCES

EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROFESSIONALS

GOTTMAN LEVEL 1

HOW THIS TRAINING HELPS YOU

  • You’re finding that your core strength  is working with couples, and you want to follow that passion.

  • Your clients are often reaching a dead-end in therapy or relapsing. They need clear-cut processes to replace their destructive behaviors with better ones.

  • You want to expand to or specialize in couples therapy, counseling and workshops.

  • You want to empower partners to dialogue about their worst gridlocked issues by uncovering their underlying dreams, history and values.

  • You seek research-based strategies and tools to help couples successfully manage conflict, communicate, and improve intimacy.

  • You need better methods to help couples process fights and heal their hurts.

GOTTMAN LEVEL 1

WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES

In this clinically oriented and evidence-based two-day workshop, participants will learn

:

  • New assessments and effective interventions to help understand couples’ struggles
  • Research-based strategies and tools to help couples successfully manage conflict
  • Skills that empower couples to dialogue about their worst gridlocked issues
  • Ways to help couples uncovering their underlying dream and values
  • Methods to help couples process their fights and heal their hurts
  • Techniques for couples to deepen their intimacy and minimize relapse

GOTTMAN LEVEL 1

WHAT YOU RECEIVE

  • 300-page Clinical Training Manual
  • Gottman Method Couples Therapy Level 1 Training Certificate of Completion
  • Up to 12 CE hours available

“The process to receive certification as a Gottman therapist is rigorous, as it should be, and you were encouraging as well honest. You were really preparing me to become a Master therapist someday and I can feel my confidence level growing as I am able to help more couples.”

FAMILY & MARRIAGE THERAPIST

“Thank you, Dr. Crossen, for making my pathway to become a certified Gottman therapist a very do-able goal. I’m excited to apply the concepts and methods I learned.”

FAITH-BASED COUPLES COUNSELOR

Still not sure? Contact Dr. Crossen.

I am happy to respond to specific questions and concerns about my workshops. I do my best to respond within 2 business days.
EMAIL

Venue:  

Venue Phone: 503-220-1332

Address:
8383 NE Sandy Blvd, First Floor Conference Room, Portland, Oregon, 97220, United States

Description:

The venue is conveniently located off I-205 and I-84, and 10 minutes from Portland International Airport.