Susan M Johnson
Affiliation: University of Ottawa
- Chronic illness in couples: a case for emotionally focused therapyJohn Kowal
School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, P O Box 450, Stn A, K1N 6N5, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J Marital Fam Ther 29:299-310. 2003..A number of clinical approaches for working with chronic illness in couples are outlined, a particular case is made for the utility of emotionally focused therapy, and a case study is presented...
- The "coming of age" of couple therapy: a decade reviewS Johnson
University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J Marital Fam Ther 26:23-38. 2000....
- The revolution in couple therapy: a practitioner-scientist perspectiveSusan M Johnson
Department of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa Couple and Family Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J Marital Fam Ther 29:365-84. 2003..Couple therapy is now integrating description, prediction and explanation. As a result, theory, practice and systematic investigation are beginning to create a coherent whole...
- Integrating sex and attachment in emotionally focused couple therapySusan Johnson
Centre for Psychological Services, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
J Marital Fam Ther 36:431-45. 2010..The principles of an attachment-oriented approach to sex issues are set out and illustrated with reference to the process of emotionally focused couple therapy. Case descriptions and brief in-session transcripts are included...
- Resolving attachment injuries in couples using emotionally focused therapy: steps toward forgiveness and reconciliationJudy A Makinen
Department of PsychologyUniversity of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
J Consult Clin Psychol 74:1055-64. 2006..They also showed significant improvements in dyadic satisfaction and forgiveness than nonresolved couples. The results support the attachment injury resolution model and suggest that resolution during EFT is beneficial to couples...
- New research findings on emotionally focused therapy: introduction to special sectionSusan M Johnson
University of Ottawa, 18CA Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, KZA 1E6 Canada
J Marital Fam Ther 38:18-22. 2012..Together, these three studies provide valuable lessons on how to deepen our knowledge of the application of EFT for different populations and therapists...
- Emotionally focused interventions for couples with chronically ill children: a 2-year follow-upPaula F Cloutier
Mental Health Patient Service Unit, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L1
J Marital Fam Ther 28:391-8. 2002..Results demonstrated that improvements in marital functioning were not only maintained but, in some cases, enhanced at the 2-year follow-up. This uncontrolled follow-up study provides initial evidence of the longer-term benefits of EFT...
- The path to a secure bond: emotionally focused couple therapySusan M Johnson
University of Ottawa, Department of Psychoeducation and Psychology, Gatineau, QC J8X3X7, CA
J Clin Psychol 62:597-609. 2006..The case presented here illustrates the three stages of EFT: de-escalation, restructuring interactions, and consolidation...
- The development of core competencies for the practice of marriage and family therapyThorana S Nelson
Utah State University, Logan, Utah 84322 2700, USA
J Marital Fam Ther 33:417-38. 2007..This article describes the development of the CC, outcomes of the development process for the competencies, and recommendations for their continued development and implementation...