Janis Spring

Focus on Infidelity

Just days ago I arrived home from the stellar conference, Anatomy of Intimacy – Focus on Infidelity that took place at University of California, Irvine, and I was immediately slammed with the cold/flu that is going around. Now that I am alert and functional again, I wanted to share some updates and reflections with you before they recede into the “busyness” of holiday preparations. The conference was dynamic and fascinating and made me marvel that no meeting ever before has focused exclusively on the complexity of infidelity.… Read more...

Challenging Couples, Challenging Therapists

  For this month's newsletter, I thought I'd do something different, and share highlights from a few of the sessions of a recent couples' conference in Los Angeles. Each year The Couples Institute co-sponsors a couples' conference with the Milton Erickson Foundation. This meeting is designed to bring together specialists who focus on different aspects of couples therapy. Since I presented several sessions myself, I was unable to attend all of the other sessions, so I'm giving you just a few sprinklings from a very rich program. One of our new presenters was Esther Perel, a therapist from New York.… Read more...
Menu