Northeast Counties Association of Psychologists (NCAP)
Bergen County, Hudson County, Passaic County



Fall Program

Emotionally Focused Therapy: applying principles of attachment theory, systemic thinking and experiential approach to emotion

Presenter: Zoya Simakhodskaya, Ph.D.

WHERE: Cresskill Senior Center, 38 Spring St., Cresskill, NJ 07676

DATE: Sunday, September 17th, 2017


9:45 – 10:15 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast

10:15 – 10:45 AM Annual NCAP Business Meeting

11:00 – 1:00 PM Program

Light breakfast included.

NCAP Members and Students – No Charge • Guests $30

2 CE credits available for psychologists (add’l. charge): NJPA members $10; sustaining members N/C. NJPA non-members $20.

RSVP to: Joan Fiorello – joangf@hotmail.com or 201-784-0312

This program is co-sponsored by NJPA and NCAP. NJPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NJPA maintains responsibility for the program and its content. This program qualifies for 2 C.E. credit hours for psychologists. This program is geared for all mental health professionals.  

Program sophistication:  intermediate. 

Intended audience:  psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, mental health counselors, and graduate students.

Brubacher, L. (2017): Emotionally focused individual therapy: An attachment-based experiential/systemic perspective. Person-Centered & Experiential Psychotherapies. Vol 16 (1) 50-67.
Johnson, S. (2004) The practice of emotionally focused couple therapy. Second edition.
Johnson, S & Whiffen, E. (Eds)  (2004) Attachment processes in couple and family therapy.  New York: Routledge.
Johnson, S. (2009) Attachment theory and Emotionally Focused Therapy for Individuals and Couples: perfect partners.  In Attachment Theory and Research in Clinical Work with Adults.  Joseph H. Obegi and Ety Berant (Eds). New York, NY: Guilford Press
Johnson, S. & Brubacher, L. (2016). Emotionally focused couples therapy: Empiricism and art. In T. Sexton & J. Lebow (Eds.), Handbook of family therapy. New York: Routledge.


Networking Breakfast Friday, October 27, 2017

A portion of this breakfast will address “Hot Topics in Ethics” with members of NJPA’s Ethics Education and Resource Committee

More details to come!

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Visit www.speakyourmindnj.org for important information about the NJPA project on the Crisis in Mental Health Insurance.
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