Certified Gottman Therapist – is a research-based method developed by Drs. John Gottman and Julie Schwartz Gottman. It starts off with a thorough assessment of the couple’s relationship now and their journey together as well as their own individual histories. Starting off with a good assessment helps form concrete goal that leads to using research based interventions. The goals of Gottman Method Couples Therapy are to become better friends by increasing closeness and connection; have you change the way you handle conflict and build a sense of shared meaning between you and your partner regarding your values and ways to connect.
I am a certified Gottman couples therapist (CGT), which means I passed the first three levels of Gottman training, entering into the certification track which means having an conslutant to help home my skills, I became certified by having an independent rater review my couple therapy videos demonstrating I could conceptualize the method and well as competently implement interventions.
The Art and Scientific of Love Weekend Couples Workshop
I am also authorized to facilitate The Art and Scientific of Love Weekend Couples Workshop and I am planning on resuming them in the coming year.
For professionals, I am authorized to present levels 1 & 2 of the Gottman method couples therapy which are the beginning steps to becoming certified.