Illinois Association for Couples and Family Counseling (IACFC)
Promoting Healthy Relationships for Everyone!
Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples Externship

Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) is an effective way to help couples improve their relationships.  EFT uses attachment theory to see conflict as a desperate struggle for connection with loved ones.  Join other counselors as they learn this widely-researched approach from Debi Scimeca-Diaz, certified EFT trainer.  This externship will take place June 19-22, 2019 in St. Louis, MO.  Visit for more information and to register.  Early bird registration has been extended to the end of March!

When Sex Gets Complicated: Pornography, Infidelity, and Cybersex --Webinar

IMHCA is proud to offer a webinar of Marty Klein's workshop "When Sex Gets Complicated: Pornography, Infidelity, and Cybersex" that he presented at the 2016 IMHCA Annual Conference. This webinar was filmed at the IMHCA Annual Conference and is now is available for you on-demand at anytime!

Imago Clinical Training

Days 1-2 16 CEU's


April 29-30, 2017 Raymore, MO

September 29-30, 2017 Swansea, IL

December 8-9, 2017 Chicago, IL


This training is designed to give therapist an introduction to Imago Relationship Therapy.

This training will help therapist to become known as a Couples Counseling Specialist.  This

training will develop the skills to be confident and competent in their work with couples.

Acquire proven tools and clinical skills to confidently use.

See a model based in Attachment Theory and supported by neuro-science research.

See live demonstrations and videos of actual sessions.

Gain hands on experience.

Learn how to guide couples from conflict into connection.

Earn 16 CE credits APA through IRI.

Apply credit toward full certification.


Tony also presents a couples workshop entitled Getting the Love You Want-- A Couples Workshop


The dates for those are February 10-17, 2017, June 2-4, 2017 and October 13-15, 2017

For more information go to and click on the Workshops link.