Foundations Series: The Attachment Lens

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Fri, Mar 12, 2021    
11:00 am - 1:00 pm


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EFT Foundations Series:

The Attachment Lens

Friday, March 12, 2021

ChicagoEFT is excited to begin a monthly online series on Emotionally Focused Therapy Foundations. This first foundations workshop will be on Basic Concepts and Applications of Attachment Theory in EFT. Watch the video for a preview of the series.

Event Details

Date: Friday, March 12, 2021
Time: 11am – 1pm CST
Location: Online via Zoom*
Presenter: Joshua Marder, LMFT
Cost: $40 ($30 for ChicagoEFT members – please log in for member pricing)
2 CEU’s at no additional cost for LMFT, LCPC and LCSW**

* Zoom details will be sent out to all registrants after registration closes. Registration will close Thursday, March 11 at 6pm. A recording of the workshop will be made available to all registrants for 30 days. 

** ChicagoEFT is licensed to offer CE’s for LMFT, LCPC and LCSW professionals in the state of Illinois. Many states have reciprocity agreements and you may be able to use CE’s offered through this training. Please check with your state professional boards. CE can only be offered to those who attend the workshop live on Zoom.

EFT Foundations Series

There is so much to learn and master in the process of becoming proficient in the EFT model! These 2-hour workshops will methodically explain the core concepts of Emotionally Focused Therapy, in concept and in practice.

How to Understand and Create Change for a Couple – Fri, Apr 9th
8 Primary EFT Interventions – Fri, May 7th
Getting Off on the Right Foot in Couples Therapy – Fri, June 11th
The EFT Tango – Fri, July 23rd
Taking the Couple from Cutting Off to Connection – Fri, Aug 27th
Healing Wounds and Building Bonds, Deepening Emotional Engagement – Fri, Oct 8th

These workshops are open to:

    • those already trained in EFT looking to refine their understanding of the model
    • the greater mental health professional community, those curious about the model
    • Students! If you are a student, simply type N/A in the registration for license type and number.

Reviews from participants of the EFT Foundations Workshops:

“Extremely well organized and informative… yet personalized and engaging!”

“SO appreciative! Each workshop helps me to internalize this simple and highly complex approach.” 

“Josh is fantastic, bringing his intelligence, warmth, compassion and expertise each and every time he presents…. He makes EFT so accessible!  I have learned so much from this series!”

“Josh has a very approachable teaching style that makes the material easy to digest and retain! I’m excited to take them back to help my couples. Thank you, Josh!”

About the Presenter

Joshua Marder, LMFT, is an ICEEFT certified EFT therapist and supervisor. Along with his private practice, Josh serves on the ChicagoEFT board, leads monthly trainings for couples therapists, and offers monthly couples workshops. His online and in-person workshops throughout the Chicago mental health community have been termed insightful, entertaining, and packed with the information couples and therapists need to build long lasting bonds. To contact Josh or find out more about his practice and workshops, go to



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