This retreat will help couples to improve communication, help couples to feel closer and more connected and strengthen trust.
The retreat will be based on Hold Me Tight - the groundbreaking book written by Dr. Sue Johnson. Dr. Johnson is the originator of Emotionally Focused Therapy or EFT
. Rigorous research has consistently proven the effectiveness of EFT to help couples identify negative patterns, break out of cycles of distress, learn to communicate and strengthen their bond.
WHEN: June 29-30, 2013
WHERE: 9832 N Hayden Rd. Scottsdale, AZ 85258.
Next to Mountain View Presbyterian
COST: $495 per couple EARLY BIRD
For more information or to register:
Space is limited so please reserve your spot now!
First come, first serve basis.
Additional Information Regarding Relationship Workshop:
We all need acceptance, belonging, comfort and
safety with our spouse or life-long partner.
We want a positive answer to the key questions
in love relationships:
“Are you there for me?” “Do I matter to you?”
“Am I enough?”
Now, thanks to cutting-edge brain research and
science, we know what goes wrong in love—and how to put it right!
In this groundbreaking couples workshop, your
facilitators Denan Burke, LMFT and Rachel Thomas, LMFT will take the mystery
out of love and help you secure life-long love. You will be introduced to
breakthrough conversations for couples from Dr. Sue Johnson’s best-selling
book, Hold Me Tight
This relationship workshop will help each couple
address their strengths and difficulties in a personalized way and will provide
valuable information for you to improve, heal and transform your
This couples workshop offers:
Practical Tools – you will have the opportunity to learn new tools and
have time to implement them throughout the workshop.
Individualized Feedback - Each couple will have a chance to practice new tools
and strategies in private and will receive individualized feedback and support
from the facilitators.
Effective Approach – you will be working with a team that has the inside
information on what really works to turn marriages around. Creating lasting
resolution to problems and issues is at your fingertips with this effective
approach to relationship happiness.
You will learn to:
- Break the cycles of
frustration and loneliness in your relationship
- Make sense of your own
and your partner’s emotions
- Create lasting trust and
- Forgive injuries that
destroy trust and safety
- Deepen your erotic
During this workshop, you will also have the
opportunity to see how other couples in the Hold Me Tight: Conversations
for Connection DVD learned to step out of negative cycles and create a
lifetime of love
book Hold Me Tight,
by Dr. Sue Johnson, is the manual for this couples
workshop. It is recommended, but not required, that couples read this manual
prior to the workshop.
Join us for truly helpful, empirically validated
information on love and creating an enduring personal connection.
This program is for educational purposes only. If
you are experiencing intense relationship distress, it is better to find a
couple’s therapist in your community.
Women's Meditation Group coming soon...
Positive Discipline Classes will be back in the Fall...
Services include: couples counseling, marriage counseling, relationship
counseling, pre-marital counseling, counseling for affairs, marriage retreat, couples retreat, couples
stress management and communication skills. Denan Burke, LMFT has
advanced training in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT) which is a
proven method of providing effective treatment for couples. Denan Burke
also provides individual
counseling for anxiety, stress and relationship issues, as well as
consultation, parenting workshops, family therapy, child counseling,
therapy, art therapy, supervision, training and consultation. Denan
Burke, LMFT serves couples, children, families and individuals in
Phoenix, Arizona, Scottsdale, Anthem, Paradise Valley, Fountain Hills,
Creek, Carefree, Desert Hills, Tempe, Mesa, Chandler, Gilbert, Queen
Glendale, Peoria, Avondale, and Surprise and their surrounding areas in
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