ONLINE: Infidelity and Affairs: Helping Couples Heal Their Broken Hearts *HALF DAY*

Dates:December 11, 2019
Meets:W from 10:00 AM to 1:15 PM
Instructor:Robert Scuka, PhD, MSW, LCSW-C
Fee: $85.00

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The disclosure of an affair is among the most devastating and painful experiences that couples face. It is also one of the most challenging and complicated problems encountered in therapy. This workshop will examine various forms of infidelity, the impact of its discovery on each spouse and the marriage, and issues of recovery and treatment. Some of the challenges encountered in treatment include how much information about the affair should be disclosed; how to help with shattered trust, hypervigilance, and anxiety; and how to build empathy between the partners. Some important insights that have been gained in understanding and treating infidelity and affairs will be reviewed. In addition, a framework for the treatment of infidelity rooted in Relationship Enhancement therapy will be presented.