New Course by Dr. Gary Brainerd Available to Mental Health Practitioners: Understanding and Improving Love Relationships

Of interest to editors and journalists covering: Continuing education, adult education, mental health practitioners. New CE Course by Dr. Gary Brainerd at Practical CE Seminars.

Northridge, CA, March 23, 2012 --( Practical CE Seminars (, part of the Holman Group of companies, has announced the offering of a new online couples therapy course, “Understanding and Improving Love Relationships” written and conducted (via video) by Dr. Gary Brainerd. Upon completion of this course therapist will receive 6 CE Credits. (Visit for accreditation status). Dr. Brainerd is a clinical psychologist who has specialized in relationship therapy for over thirty years. He is also a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist and Imago Therapy Workshop Presenter. Dr. Brainerd is also a published author. His books include Basic Marriage Communication Training: Instructor’s Manual and Basic Marriage Communication Training: A Programmed Text. He has also co-authored Parent Adolescent Communication Training with Dr. Richard Michalsen.

Dr. Brainerd has based this workshop on a blend of Imago, Gestalt and Cognitive therapy. By combining video of an actual workshop along with information packed PowerPoint presentation, Dr. Brainerd has created a course that is enjoyable as well as informative. Many therapists who have taken Dr. Gary Brainerd’s workshop Understanding and Improving Love Relationships have said that it was the “best couples therapy course ever taken.” With 5 ½ hours of video, the student feels like they are right there in the actual workshop. This course also includes a demonstration session with a couple.

Understanding and Improving Love Relationships will help the therapist understand the complexities of love relationships and help clients understand the underlying sources of conflict. Worksheets that the therapist can use with their clients to obtain their goals are included and available for download.

For more information on the course, or to enroll online, visit
Practical CE Seminars
Kim Scott
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