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Using EFT with Black Couples

Online Training for Clinicians of Color


August 4, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT


Online via Zoom


$20 - Discounts Available (details)

About this Training

Introduction to Emotionally Focused Therapy and applying it to Black couples

About Your Trainer


Joy Ewing, MA, LMFT, is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who owns a thriving private practice called Joy Life Counseling that is located in Aurora, CO. Joy is the first Black therapist in Colorado to become certified in Emotionally Focused Therapy. Joy uses an integrative approach to therapy to help client’s journey through depression, anxiety, loss, trauma, life transitions, marriage, and family issues. As a marriage and family therapist Joy loves helping couples and families of all backgrounds discover their unique goals and help families to thrive as a team. Joy specializes in working with Black and multicultural couples who would like to improve their relationship and communication using Emotionally Focused Therapy. Joy helps couples to reconnect and improve their communication with one another; using a cultural lens and cultural adaptations in the therapy room. Joy has a passion for working with clients of color, the LGBTQ community, and clients from different cultural backgrounds.

Joy earned her Bachelor of Psychology with a Minor in Social Work from Prairie View A&M, Prairie View, TX. She earned her Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy from Regis University Denver, CO. Joy received the Leadership of Excellence Award from Regis University. Joy is also trained in Gottman I, II, EMDR, and LENS Neurofeedback.

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