• Gottman Method Couples Therapy Level 1 (Two Consecutive Fridays)
    June 12, 2020
    8:00 am - 8:30 am
  • Gottman Method Couples Therapy Level 1 (Two Consecutive Fridays)
    June 19, 2020
    8:00 am - 8:30 am

GOTTMAN METHOD COUPLES THERAPY

Level 1 CLINICAL TRAINING

BRIDGING THE COUPLE CHASM

DATES

PRESENTED BY: DR. CROSSEN
FRIDAYS | JUNE 12 & 19
8 – 8:30 AM

VENUE

Online

RATES 

STUDENT REGISTRATION: $325

STANDARD REGISTRATION: $375

DEADLINE: June 11

STUDENT DISCOUNT: Must show proof with school ID.

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.

Continuing Education hours included in the registration fee.

GOTTMAN LEVEL 1

UNIQUE FORMAT

AFFORDABLE AND CONVENIENT

This training will be a combination of live webinars via Zoom and video demonstrations of The Gottman Method.

  • View the videos at your own pace. The videos feature real couples from the famous Gottman “Love Lab,” as well as videos of Dr. Julie Gottman demonstrating assessment and interventions in a case example from her private practice. You will have lifetime access to the videos.
  • Participate in Zoom discussions with Dr. Jack and other attendees. Dr. Jack is one of 25 Master Gottman Trainers worldwide. He will facilitate discussions on research findings, and share his own experience on the assessment process and therapeutic intervention.
    • Dr. Jack will host 3 Zoom meeting on each Friday.
    • The Zoom meetings will be from 8 – 8:30 am, plus 1 after lunch and 1 in the late afternoon. Times to be determined for the 2 afternoon meetings.
    • Morning Zoom meeting: Dr. Jack will introduce the content and video.
    • After lunch Zoom meeting: Dr. Jack will highlight and demonstrate key elements. You can seek clarification of the theory, research and practice.
    • Late afternoon Zoom meeting: Dr. Jack will review the material and host a Q&A.
    • You may join some or all the meetings. Each Zoom meeting is approximately 30 minutes long.

The moderated format was developed by The Gottman Institute due to COVID-19. This low-cost, convenient option may not be available in the future.

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 PDF
  • Downloads to instructional videos from The Gottman Institute
  • Online live Q&A with Master Gottman Trainer, Dr. Jack Crossen
  • 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.
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