Training Opportunities for Therapists

MN Couple Therapy Center has been a primary sponsor for professional training in Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples in the Twin Cities. We sponsor trainings and promote events and resources through the MN EFT Community website and newsletter. Sign up for the MN EFT Community newsletter for more information and opportunities!

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Workshops, Consult Group, Supervision

  • Attend an introductory workshop if you would like to learn the basics about EFT or about a special topic.
  • The EFT Consult Group will continue to meet monthly at the MN Couple Therapy Center.
  • Individual, dyads, or group supervision is available for EFT certification or for the MFT licensure process.

EFT Learning Group

This is a small group limited to 6 participants of those interested in a more concentrated learning of EFT practice. This is done through discussion, video demonstration, case presentation, and role plays and is led by Kurt Wical, Ph.D., LMFT. Contact us if you are interested in attending a learning group here.

This group can also be counted towards group supervision for the MN Board of Marriage and Family Therapy. One must register to participate and cost is $200 for the 6 session/12 hour series.

Externship in Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy

This four-day intensive is intended to give you the knowledge and basic skills for using EFT with your clients. It is also the first step in becoming certified as an EFT therapist. The 28–hour externship focuses on a review of the theory and practice of EFT as well as the application, demonstration, and practical exercises. This externship is officially offered in conjunction with Dr. Susan Johnson and the International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy. This externship fulfills the initial externship requirement for certification in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). For more information about upcoming externship opportunities, please visit the Minnesota EFT Community website here.

Advanced Core Skills in Emotionally Focused Therapy

This is advanced training in the practice of EFT and consists of four 2-day sessions spread out over the course of a year. Cost is $395 per each 2-day session. One must have completed the Basic Externship to participate. A new group forms annually. For more information about upcoming advanced core skills training opportunities, please visit the Minnesota EFT Community website here.

Continue to watch the MN EFT Community website for the latest updates on trainings.

EFT Consult Groups are held at:

MN Couple Therapy Center
1611 County Road B, Conference Room
Roseville, MN 55113
Phone: 651-340-4597


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