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Emancipate Your Mind: 055: Elements of Healthy Attachment In Relationships with Kevin Hales

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“I know what is going wrong in my relationship, but how do I create a healthy relationship when I don’t think I’ve ever seen one before?”

One of you asked this question a couple of weeks ago after the podcast on setting boundaries with a narcissist. It’s such a valid question because we can’t create what we can’t envision.

In this episode, my husband and Licensed Professional Counselor, Kevin Hales and I discuss some of the elements of healthy attachments in adult relationships.

For the past 9 years, he’s helped couples heal hurt and pain in their marriages with Emotionally Focused Therapy which is founded in Attachment Theory.

This week we cover topics like safety to discuss emotions and desires, flexibility to grow and evolve, and setting healthy boundaries.

Kevin Hales is a Licensed Professional Counselor  who is trained in EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy) for couples and AEDP (Accelerated Experiential-Dynamic Psychotherapy). He works primarily with couples as well as individuals working through religious transition and trauma, depression, and compulsive sexual behaviors.  He works from offices in both Centennial and Castle Rock, Colorado.

You can find contact information for Kevin on the Colorado Counseling Center website.

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