Come share ideas, techniques, and resources for how psychotherapists can help people enhance their intimate relationships. This group is for mental health professionals and anyone else who relishes enthusiastic in-depth discussions of clinical theory and practice.
Each meeting starts with a presentation, after which we discuss the topic and socialize.
What predicts divorce?
Using behavior modification techniques to improve your relationship
Three kinds of love: infatuation, lust, and long-term bonding
Attachment theory and attachment therapy
Useful ways to understand emotional and physical abuse
A brief history of couples therapy
Passion in long-term relationships: Why does it fade, and how can it be rekindled?
Using relationship therapy to treat "individual" problems such as depression and alcoholism
The first three floors of Gottman's Sound Relationship House
The risks of using insurance to pay for couples therapy
Note: This group respects all forms of consensual intimate relationships.