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Healthy Couples = Precommitment & Post Dissolution Counseling


Holly Pedersen, MFT, Ph.D.


Topic: Healthy Couples = Pre-Commitment Counseling & Post-Dissolution Counseling

Hear about new ways for couples to maximize success before, during and after a commitment to a partner.

Guest: Holly Pedersen, MFT, Ph.D.

Co-founder of Talk Works, providing individuals, couples, and business organizations with new skills that minimize stress and maximize success.

Her professional experience includes counseling and mediation for divorced, separated and married couples; managing and supervising professionals from various backgrounds; developing innovative training models for professionals, schools and organizations; and teaching effective life, communication and conflict-resolution skills to individuals, couples, and business people.

While serving as Clinical Director of an agency that provided mental health services to foster children and their families, Dr. Pedersen managed multiple departments and trained dozens of mental health clinicians to work with these clients. Under her leadership, over 400 foster children were provided the specialized care and counseling so necessary for their emotional healing.

Dr. Pedersen is a skilled trainer, instructor and presenter in the areas of communication, conflict-resolution, effective team building, and relationship and family stress. Her theories on combining sociology with family therapy have been published in the Journal of Sociological Practice.

Dr. Pedersen has been an instructor at USC, and has lectured and provided trainings to countless educational programs, businesses and organizations throughout the nation.

Trained as a family mediator through the Los Angeles County Superior Court, Family Court Services, and having gathered years of experience conducting child custody mediations for the Court, she is highly skilled in the areas of conflict-resolution, communication, and effective negotiation.

As co-founder of Talk Works, Dr. Pedersen has applied her conflict-resolution and business experience to help develop the revolutionary approach of “Forward Communication” for Talk Works providing individuals, couples, and business organizations with new skills that minimize stress and maximize success.



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