Presented By: Salvatore Garanzini, MFT, and Alapaki Yee, MFT, Certified Gottman Therapists and co-founders of the Marriage and Relationship Counseling Institute (dba Gay Couples Institute).
Both were Certified by Drs. John and Julie Gottman to teach Gottman Method Couples Therapy. They wrote the very first outcome study showing the effectiveness of the Gottman Method. Sam is also a professor of counseling psychology at the University of San Francisco, Salvatore teaches addiction therapy and psychopharmacology, and brings 20 years of clinical experience to this training.
Their main mission in life is to help clinicians become expert couples counselors using the Gottman Method. The Institute is the world’s only gay and lesbian couples counseling clinic using the Gottman Method and has served over 2500 couples. The Insitute has locations in Northern California and Manhattan.