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CC12 Keynote 01 - Integrating Attachment, Differentiation and Neuroscience in Couples Therapy - Ellyn Bader, PhD and Peter Pearson, PhD

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Topic Areas:
Keynotes |  Attachment |  Couples Therapy |  Neuroscience |  Differentiation
Couples Conference |  Couples Conference 2012
Ellyn Bader, PhD |  Peter Pearson, PhD
Course Levels:
Master Degree or Higher in Health-Related Field
Audio and Video
Original Program Date:
Apr 27, 2012
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Drs. Ellyn Bader and Peter Pearson will start the Conference off with a Keynote on why Attachment, Differentiation and Neuroscience matter in Couples Therapy. Skillful integration of these approaches will enable you to more calmly manage couples hostility, outrageous demands and conflict/intimacy avoidance.

Educational Objectives:

  1. Summarize core principles from Attachment Theory, Differentiation Theory and Neuroscience.
  2. Demonstrate how to integrate these three theories in direct application with couples in distress.

*Sessions may be edited for content and to preserve confidentiality*



Ellyn Bader, PhD's Profile

Ellyn Bader, PhD Related Seminars and Products

Ellyn Bader, PhD, is a founder and director of The Couples Institute in Menlo Park, California. As a clinical psychologist, workshop leader, author, and speaker, she is dedicated to helping couples create extraordinary relationships. Over the past 30 years she has trained therapists in couples therapy throughout the United States as well as Europe, Asia, South America, and Australia. She served as a Clinical Faculty in Stanford University School of Medicine for 8 years.

Peter Pearson, PhD's Profile

Peter Pearson, PhD Related Seminars and Products

Peter Pearson, Ph.D., has specialized in helping couples transform their relationships. He and his wife, Dr. Ellyn Bader are pioneers in the field of couples therapy, creating The Developmental Model of Couples Therapy and founding The Couples Institute long before couples therapy was recognized as a specialty. As a therapist, workshop leader, author, and speaker, Pete is dedicated to helping couples create extraordinary relationships. He and his wife have been featured on over 50 radio and television programs including “The Today Show” and “CBS Early Morning News.”