Gottman Level 2 Training

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Upcoming Training Dates
(All trainings are presented LIVE via Zoom unless otherwise noted)

March 6-8, 2024 (Wed-Fri) 
September 18-20, 2024 (Wed-Fri)
(830-5 Eastern)

$900 per person / $850 Early Bird  
ends 30 days prior to event

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Save $$$ by bundling Level 1 and Level 2!

Presented by
Dr. Adam Smithey
Certified Gottman Therapist

Deepen your understanding of Gottman Method Couples Therapy… Expand your strategies & interventions with couples!

  • View new demonstration films from the Gottmans’ clinical office
  • Refine your clinical skills and expand your strategies and interventions in your work with couples
  • Learn to internalize and integrate the powerful, research-based Gottman Method Assessment and Intervention techniques.
  • Gain insight as to when to use these methods and when couples therapy is contraindicated.
  • Gain confidence in using the techniques

Participants will be able to:

  • Assess a couple’s “Friendship Profile,” “Conflict Profile,” and “Shared Meanings Profile”
  • Develop interventions that couples can use as antidotes to the “Four Horsemen”
  • Help couples to soothe physiological flooding
  • Apply six modes of changing the “Attack/Defend System” in a couple’s interactions
  • Assist couples in establishing dialogue about their grid-locked conflicts
  • Select and implement interventions to help couples deepen their “Friendship System” with rituals of connection
  • Select and implement interventions to help couples create a shared system of values and meaning
  • Identify and implement five different co-morbidities common to couples using Gottman Assessments and Interventions

Who is this workshop for?

Participants working in the following fields will benefit from our level 2 Clinical Training training: Mental health providers, Allied professionals and clergy, Students and interns, Family clinic staff, Professors/teachers of couples therapy, Researchers in the social sciences, Employee assistance professionals

What is included in the price?

  • Digital Level 2 Training Manual (PDF) 
  • On-Demand Videos of Drs. Gottman Live Training for your library 
  • Gottman Level 2 Training Certificate of Completion 
  • Ability to move on to Level 3 Training

Purchased Separately:

  • up to 20.25 Live Continuing Education Units (purchase here)
  • Physical Training Manual 
    • (Free Standard Shipping to your door. Overnight, Rush, International Shipping extra.) 
    • Orders made within 14 days of event may not arrive in time.

Discounts & Savings

First Responders, Military/Veterans, K-12 Educators, Clergy, and Unlicensed Mental Health Professionals (ie, students) as a "thank you" for all you do, are eligible to save 10%. Please email [email protected] for a special discount code. 

Therapists, Counselors, Coaches and Students are able to save an additional $150 by attending a Gottman Level 1 Clinical Training and  the Art & Science of Love Workshop. Please email [email protected] for details. 

Group Discounts are available for 3 or more attendees registering from the same agency. Please email [email protected] for a special discount code. 

Private Training Options 

If you have a group of clinicians at your agency and would like your whole staff trained privately, and on your schedule, please contact [email protected] for special rates, scheduling options, and for further details. The Level One Training is great for clinicians, interns, contractors, admin and support staff.  

Event Policies

Transfer/Cancellation Policy: If your cancellation is made on or before the Early Bird Registration deadline, a full refund minus a $75 processing fee will be given. If your cancellation occurs after the Early Registration deadline, your registration will be converted to a credit, good for a full year, that can be applied to future trainings. If SCS cancels the training, you will be given the option to receive a full refund (without a processing fee) or your registration will be transferred to a credit as described above. Once you have been granted access to the On-Demand course, a total of $450 will be reduced from any refunds considered. 

Inclement Weather Policy: All couple’s workshops and clinical trainings (“events”) hosted by SCS adhere to the following policy: Events will be cancelled due to inclement weather ONLY if the Venue where the event is being hosted is closed, if there is a government ordered travel ban, or if the presenters are prohibited by weather from being there. If the event is cancelled due to inclement weather, you may either a) request a full refund, or b) request your registration fee to be applied to a rescheduled date or to another SCS event of your choosing in the next 12-month period. Any travel expenses that may have been incurred cannot be refunded. If the event is held, but weather conditions or other factors prohibit your safe travel so you are unable to attend, your registration fee will be applied to another SCS event of your choosing in the next 12-month period.  

Questions: For any additional questions, please email [email protected]. 

Already attended a Level 2 Training and want a refresher? 
If you attended Level 1 in the past and would like a refresher course, or completed the On-Demand Training you may attend our Level 1 for a discounted rate. Must show proof of previous attendance. Email [email protected] for a special discount code.

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