In this episode Leanne Clarkson talks about the Developmental Model of Couples Therapy which was created by Ellyn Bader and Peter Pearson. This is one of the leading model of couples therapy and Leanne does an amazing job of describing some of the ways this model can be used with couples.
She identifies the 5 stages of couple's development which include:
1. The honeymoon phase 2. Differentiation 3. Exploration 4. Reconnection and 5. Synergy