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Marriage and Relationship Counseling Institute: Creating Healthy Partnerships... One Family At A Time


Level 1: Bridging the Couple Chasm
Gottman Couples Therapy: A New Research Based Approach
Two-Day Training


Level 1: The training reviews Dr. Gottman’s three decades of research on what makes marriages succeed or fail, and teaches a therapy that helps troubled marriages. The workshop provides a wealth of information about couples dynamics, marital assessment, couples exercises and therapeutic interventions. All materials may be used in private practice settings.

  • Note: This workshop is a prerequisite to the level 2 training.

Level 1: Workshop Locations

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San Francisco, CA - August 29 & 30, 2016

Honolulu, HI - October 17 & 18, 2016 (Take with Level 2 in Hawaii October 19-21 and get another $50 discount after checkout)


Presented By: Salvatore Garanzini, MFT, is Executive Director of the Gay Couples Institute, and Certified by John and Julie Gottman to teach Gottman Method Couples Therapy. Also a professor of counseling psychology at the University of San Francisco, Salvatore teaches addiction therapy and psychopharmacology, and brings 10 years of clinical experience to this training. The Gay Couples Institute is the world's only gay and lesbian couples counseling clinic, with locations in Northern and Southern California, and proudly delivers Gottman Method Couples Therapy to over 300 couples per year. The Gay Couples Institute also maintains it's own research department, conducting empirical studies in conjunction with John Gottman's Relationship Research Institute, and supporting graduate students worldwide as they complete master's thesis and dissertations.

Gottman Training

Level 1: ABOUT THE WORKSHOP, OUTLINE and OBJECTIVES

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WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Participants working in the following fields will benefit from our training:

  • Mental health providers
  • Allied professionals and clergy
  • Family clinic staff
  • Professors/teachers of couples therapy
  • Researchers in the social sciences
  • Employee assistance professionals
  • Graduate Students and Interns - (Discount available with proof of status)

 

 

Registration

Tuition: (includes the 300-page Gottman Institute clinical manual, two full days of training, venue, and continental breakfast)

  • Early Registration Fee: $350 (register 21 days or more prior to workshop)
  • Standard Registration: $399 (register 20 or fewer days prior to workshop)
  • Student Rate: $50 Discount (After registering below, contact us with school/program information, or intern number, and refund will be credited back to your card.)
  • Cancellation: Registration fees are refundable (less a $50 administrative fee) when a cancellation occurs prior to three weeks before the training. Cancellations after this date will receive a credit, good for one year, which may be applied to other professional programs or products.

Registration For SF

Registration For HONOLULU

(Take with Level 2 in Hawaii October 19-21 and get another $50 discount after checkout)



Level 1: Workshop Locations

(click on the specific location for full details)


San Francisco, CA - August 29 & 30, 2016

Honolulu, HI - October 17 & 18, 2016 (Take with Level 2 in Hawaii October 19-21 and get another $50 discount after checkout)

Continuing Education Units

COUNSELORS: This activity consists of 12.0 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

SOCIAL WORKERS: PESI, Inc. Provider #:1062, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), www.aswb.org through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: January 27, 2014-January 27, 2017. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Social workers participating in this course will receive 12.0 (Clinical) continuing education clock hours in participating in this intermediate course.

PSYCHOLOGISTS: PESI, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PESI maintains responsibility for this program and its content. PESI is 7offering this activity for 12.0 hours of continuing education credit. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.

MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS: This activity consists of 720 minutes of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. You should save this course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

NURSES/NURSE PRACTITIONERS/CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALISTS: This activity meets the criteria for a formally approved American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Activity PESI, Inc, is an approved provider by the American Psychological Association, which is recognized by the ANCC for behavioral health related activities. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance.

This activity qualifies for 12.0 contact hours.

OTHER PROFESSIONS: This seminar qualifies for 12.0 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.