Healing the Attachment Injury of Marital Infidelity Using Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy: A Case Illustration
marriage, infidelity, couples therapy, therapy
This case illustration is a demonstration of a therapist handling the betrayal of infidelity through the application of Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT), specifically utilizing the attachment injury resolution model. An actual dialogue from a key couples session is included as it applies to the model, providing clinicians with an example for how EFT can be applied to the common clinical occurrence of infidelity.
Original Publication Citation
Schade, L.C., & Sandberg, J.G. (2012). Healing the attachment injury of marital infidelity using Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT): A case illustration. American Journal of Family Therapy, 40(5), 434-444.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Schade, Lori Kay and Sandberg, Jonathan G., "Healing the Attachment Injury of Marital Infidelity Using Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy: A Case Illustration" (2013). Faculty Publications. 2398.
The American Journal of Family Therapy
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