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Tulane School of Social Work 
School of Social Work
Tulane University #8906
127 Elk Place
New Orleans, LA 70112-2627

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Jessica St. Pierre 
Tulane University School of Social Work 

EFT Externship 2020 

In this four-day Externship, participants will learn through a combination of lectures, observation of live interviews and role-play exercises. Upon completion of this course, participants will:

Identify the basic stages and steps of Emotionally Focused Therapy

See marital distress from an attachment perspective

Help couples recognize and deescalate problematic patterns of interaction

Help couples understand the underlying attachment needs that drive these negative patterns

Help couples create and restore the emotional bond between them

Help couples repair attachment injuries, fostering healing within and between the couple.


EFT Externships and Core Skills trainings are designed for mental health professionals. This continuing education workshop provides 20 clinical hours.  The cost of 1 ticket is $800. Tulane University faculty, staff, adjunct, and DSW students may contact us for discount codes. Only Master Card and Visa Accepted.

George Faller

George Faller is retired Lieutenant of the NYC Fire Department, A licensed Marriege and Family Therapist in New York and Connecticut and an Approved Supervisor for the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists. He is the founder and President of the New York Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). As an EFT Trainer, George teaches several classes at the Ackerman Institute for the Family (the oldest family institute in the United States) in NYC, is a board member of the Porter Cason Insitute for the Family at Tulane University in new Orleans and is the firector of training at the Center for Hope and Renewal in Greenwich, CT. Specializing in trauma, Family EFT and Self-of-the-Therapist issues, George is committed to bringing EFT to underprivileged populations and pushing the leading edge of effective therapy. George hopes his new book Sacred Stress contributes to the EFT movement of making our world a more secure place.


CANCELLATION POLICY -- In the event you cannot come to our program, it is important for you to notify us 24 hours before the program begins, either by email (preferred) at jstpierre@tulane.edu or via phone at 504-247-1446.  We will refund the registration fee if notified 24 hours prior to the workshop. 

Parking Information
The Tulane School of Social Work is located at 127 Elk Place. Please see the location map.

There are various surface lots in close proximity to the school that you use if you would like. The Saratoga Parking Garage is the closest parking garage and is located at 111 S. Saratoga St. The daily rate for the garage is $8. 

For more information, please contact Jessica St. Pierre @ 504-247-1446