Product Detail

The Blueprint for Surviving Infidelity: A Proven Plan for Helping Couples Rebuild Trust
DVD Video
$189.99 USD
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Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours
Length:
5 hr 3 min
Details:
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
Author:
LAURA LOUIS, PHD
Publisher:
PESI Inc.
Copyright:
2/19/2016
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV020108
Objectives
  • Explain the motivating factors behind infidelity
  • Determine the correct questions to be asked when assessing a relationship after an affair has occurred
  • Apply cognitive behavioral therapy to assist couples in processing feelings about the affair
  • Outline a plan for managing triggers for infidelity
  • Describe the therapist’s role in facilitating forgiveness
Outline

UNIQUE THERAPY ISSUES SURROUNDING THE ISSUE OF INFIDELITY

  • How therapists encounter infidelity
  • Reasons therapists feel incompetent
  • Potential deficits
  • Case study

MENTAL HEALTH AND INFIDELITY

  • Conceptualizing the infidelity as interpersonal trauma
  • Emotions and behavioral consequences of the infidelity
  • Infidelity and attachment
  • Ethical issues
  • Ideal therapist attributes

THE PLAN FOR REBUILDING TRUST AFTER INFIDELITY

  • Laying the foundation
    • Establishing parameters during intake session
    • Recognizing internal and external triggers for infidelity
    • Guidelines for both partners
  • Adding supports
  • Addressing the dangers of technology
  • Using cognitive behavioral therapy to explore the impact of the affair
    • Techniques for processing and expressing feelings
    • Explore past learned responses
    • Windows and walls
    • Case study
  • Installing security measures
  • Developing a plan of action and accountability
  • Affair preventing plan
  • The process of apology
  • Forgiveness
    • Stages of forgiveness
    • Role of therapist in facilitating forgiveness
  • Restoring intimacy
  • Developing compassion
  • Showing understanding
  • Making restitution
Author

Continuing Education Credits

Addiction Counselors
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This self-study course has been approved by PESI, Inc., as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for 5.5 CE in the skill group. NAADAC Provider #77553. PESI, Inc. is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Full attendance is required; no partial credit will be awarded for partial attendance.

California Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the CCAPP-EI, Provider #: OS-03-036-1019. This self-study activity meets the qualifications for 5.5 CEH's (continuing education hours).


Counselors
This intermediate self-study activity consists of 5.5 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

South Carolina Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists: This program has been approved for 5.5 continuing education hours by the South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Psycho-Educational Specialists. Provider #4540.

Texas Counselors: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors. Provider #: 2477. This self-study course qualifies for 5.5 continuing education credits.

New York Counselors: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Mental Health Counselors. #MHC-0033. This self-study activity will qualify for 5.5 contact hours. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.


Marriage & Family Therapists
This self-study activity consists of 5.5 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline, the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity and contact your state board or organization to determine specific filing requirements.

Texas Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a continuing education sponsor through the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists. Provider #: 503. This self-study activity qualifies for 5.5 continuing education credits.

Illinois Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. has been approved as a provider of continuing education by the State of Illinois, Department of Professional Regulation. Provider #: 168-000156. Full attendance at this self-study activity qualifies for 5.5 credits.

New York Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists. #MFT-0024. This self-study activity will qualify for 5.5 contact hours. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.


Psychologists
This self-study activity consists of 5.5 clock hours of continuing education instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary per state board regulations. Please save the course outline and the certificate of completion you receive from this self-study activity. Contact us for more information on your state board or organization specific filing requirements. American Psychological Association credits are not available.


Social Workers
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PESI, Inc., #1062, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. PESI, Inc. maintains responsibility for this self-study course. ACE provider approval period: January 27, 2017 - January 27, 2020. Social Workers completing this course receive 5.5 Clinical continuing education credits. Course Level: Intermediate. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance. A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the program to social workers who complete the program evaluation.

California Social Workers/ Counselors/Marriage & Family Therapists/Licensed Educational Psychologists: The California Board of Behavioral Sciences accepts CE programs that are approved by other approval agencies, including several that approve PESI and its programs. A full list of approval agencies accepted by the BBS can be found at www.bbs.ca.gov/licensees/cont_ed.html under “Where to find CE Courses.” This intermediate level activity consists of 5.5 clock hours of continuing education instruction.

Florida Social Workers, Marriage & Family Therapists, and Mental Health Counselors:
Florida
PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number 50-399. This self-study course qualifies for 5.5 continuing education credits.

New York Social Workers: PESI, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department's (NYSED) State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0008. This self-study activity will qualify for 5.5 contact hours. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance. Expires: December 31, 2020.

Ohio Social Workers, Counselors, and Marriage & Family Therapists: PESI, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #: RCST071001. Successful completion of this self-study course meets the qualifications for 5.5 clock hours of continuing education credit.


Other Professions
This self-study activity qualifies for 5.5 clock hours of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Retain your certificate of completion and contact your board or organization for specific filing requirements.

Disclaimer: **Information obtained in this course should be used within your scope of practice.
**It is your ethical responsibility to report accurate hours to your licensing board.
**All self-study participants must complete and pass (80% or better) a post-test/evaluation prior to receiving a certificate of completion. If you require a copy of the test/evaluation for CE purposes, please print at the time you take the test. Or you may call our customer service department and a copy of your test/evaluation will be emailed to you. Please allow 30-45 days.


Audience
  • Psychologists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Social Workers
  • Counselors
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors
  • Pastoral Counselors/Clergy
Reviews

Dr. Louis is an excellent therapist that specializes in working with couples. She is well versed in literature and research and is passionate about providing a therapeutic environment in which her clients can thrive.
Rashika J. Rentie, PhD, Licensed Psychologist
Washington D.C.

Dr. Louis has superior written and verbal communication skills. She treats every project with the care and determination of a seasoned professional.
Ivory Toldson, PhD
Washington D.C.

Dr. Laura is a well oriented professional.
Pastor Jean-Michel Etienne, PhD
New Jersey