happy families of different races

Clinical Services

Professional Trainings

Check Out Our New Fall Offerings!

Home 2018-07-17T15:02:30+00:00

Welcome to the Couple and Family Institute of New England!

The Couple and Family Institute of New England is committed to enhancing people’s lives and their relationships to one another. We believe that healthy relationships with those we love are the foundation of our well-being.

Our vision is to offer state-of-the-art:

  • Workshops and training programs for mental health professionals interested in working with couples and families
  • Couple and family therapy services
  • Educational programs for couples’ enrichment

Fall schedule coming soon! Stay tuned for details.

Thank you so much to all those who filled out our survey. You gave us important clues for structuring our second year of programs.

On Becoming a Family: Clinical Approaches to Fostering Healthy Relationships

On Becoming a Family: Clinical Approaches to Fostering Healthy Relationships
When: Friday, November 9, 2018
Where: Smith College Conference Center, 51 College Lane, Northampton, MA
Instructors: Carolyn Broudy, MD; Annette Cycon, MSW; Charles Daniels, LICSW; Nancy Knudsen, LMFT; Mirza Lugardo, LMHC; and Jack LaForte, Ph.D., LMFT
Read More

Transforming Affairs and Other Attachment Injuries into Secure and Lasting Bonds: EFT’s Attachment Injury Resolution Model

Transforming Affairs and Other Attachment Injuries into Secure and Lasting Bonds: EFT’s Attachment Injury Resolution Model
When: March 29-30, 2019, Saturday 9-5 and Sunday 10-4
Where: Smith College Conference Center, 51 College Lane, Northampton, MA
Instructor: Lorrie Brubacher, M.Ed., LMFT, RMFT
Read More
Tales From the Licensing Board: Ethical Issues Facing Couple and Family Therapists

Tales From the Licensing Board: Ethical Issues Facing Couple and Family Therapists

When: Anytime
Where: Online
Instructor: I. Scott Cohen, LICSW, LMFT
Read More

The Hold Me Tight® Program: Conversations for Connection

The Hold Me Tight® Program: Conversations for Connection
When: October 13-14, 2018, Saturday 9-5 and Sunday 10-4
Where: Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary, 127 Combs Road, Easthampton, MA 01027
Instructor: Nancy Knudsen, LMFT
Read More

The Hold Me Tight®, Hold Me Just Right Program: The Dance of Touch and Sexual Connection in Intimate Relationships

The Hold Me Tight®, Hold Me Just Right Program: The Dance of Touch and Sexual Connection in Intimate Relationships
When: December 1-2, 2018, Saturday 9-5 and Sunday 10-4
Where: Smith College Conference Center, 51 College Lane, Northampton, MA 01060
Instructors: Michael Moran, LCSW, CST and Nancy Knudsen, LMFT
Read More