"Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis" in Boulder Colorado August 1-4, 2018

Step inside Michele's private practice to learn her powerfully healing methods with couples




"Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis" - Here's a little bit about it.


Come join the group this summer in Boulder!


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Four Great Days in Boulder with Michele

Join world-renowned, Michele Weiner-Davis this summer in beautiful Boulder, Colorado for 4 information-packed days where you will learn her unique and effective methods for helping on-the-brink couples recommit to their marriages and reconnect emotionally and physically.
Presented completely by Michele, this Certificate Course is entitled: “Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis": A In-depth Course in Michele's Breakthrough Couples Therapy Methods 
Earn 26 CE Credits.  See bottom of this page for details.


Newly Expanded Training for 2018

If you work with couples, you won’t want to miss this new, down-to-earth training where Michele will share her latest thinking about how to become A MASTER COUPLES THERAPIST.

For over 3 decades, Michele, a.k.a. The Divorce Buster, has been specializing in helping couples avoid unnecessary divorce and is the go-to therapist for 911 couples.

Through didactic discussions emphasizing specific how-to’s, extensive video examples, small group discussions, case consultations and experiential exercises, attendees are able to gain years’ worth of clinical skills in just 4 days.

Small, Limited Group Size This Year

Due to high demand, this summer, Michele will impart her clinical wisdom to a small group of professionals who share her marriage-saving passion!

We'll be recording this workshop as part of an advanced training product.  Attendees will be offered discounts on the final video training.

Participants in this workshop are also eligible to join Michele's professional supervision group.



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Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis, Live, August 1-4, 2018 in Boulder Colorado



Sign up to attend "Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis" in beautiful Boulder, Colorado August 1-4, 2018. More information: 303-444-7004. Earn 26 CE Credits at no additional cost. See bottom of this page for details.

Subjects Covered Include:

  • Developing a Solution-Focused Marital Mindset
  • Methods for Becoming a Hope Monger: The Necessary Ingredient for Successful Outcomes
  • The Commitment Decision Tree 
  • The Divorce Busting® Do’s and Don’ts

Also Covered:

  • The First (and Subsequent) Session Map
  • Effective Couples Therapy with One Spouse - It Takes One to Tango®
  • The Last Resort Technique - When All Else Fails
  • Healing from Infidelity


  • The Sex-Starved Marriage®
  • Integrating Marriage Education
  • Dealing with Difficult Clients
  •  7 Ways to Bring Yourself to the Process That You Didn't Learn in Graduate School

An additional benefit of attending this training is the wonderful networking opportunities. 


"I’ve made life-long friends during my previous small group trainings and so will you!"


"Plus, you will enjoy an evening with me and my husband, Jim in our Boulder home!"



Michele in Amsterdam


Sign up to attend "Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis" in beautiful Boulder, Colorado August 1-4, 2018. More information: 303-444-7004. Earn 21.5 CE Credits (Pending) at no additional cost.

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Topics Covered


Developing a Solution-Focused Marital Mindset

Clear your mind from the clutter that channels your attention to marital stuckness in couples rather than rich possibilities


Methods for Becoming a Hope Monger: The Necessary Ingredient for Successful Outcomes

Learn why instilling hope just might be the most important factor in successful therapy and what you can to do instill it

The Commitment Decision Tree

People begin therapy with varying levels of motivation to work on their marriages.  Learn how to adjust your approach with each spouse accordingly


The Divorce Busting® Do’s and Don’ts

Helping couples in conflict beat the divorce odds isn’t simply a matter of having a “marriage-friendly” philosophy. Sometimes, even well-meaning therapists do things that backfire.  Learn which strategies increase commitment and which to avoid


The First (and Subsequent) Session Map

Learn a step-by-step map for conducting first and subsequent sessions in order to have a clear vision of where you’re headed clinically 


Effective Couples Therapy with One Spouse - It Takes One to Tango®

Learn tools for doing really effective couples therapy with the one spouse.  Also, know when to see spouses individually rather than conjointly 

The Last Resort Technique - When All Else Fails

Learn a concrete, step-by-step plan to help the one spouse who wants to save the marriage when his or her spouse seems convinced divorce is the only answer and all else has failed


Healing from Infidelity

Helping couples deal with the crisis of affairs can be daunting unless you have a plan.  Get all the tools you need to move couples from the pain of discovery to rebuilding trust and reconnecting emotionally and physically


The Sex-Starved Marriage®

Differences is sexual desire can create major problems in relationships. Become comfortable with and skilled at addressing this issue with couples


Integrating Marriage Education

Teach couples practical skills that build on their inner resources


Dealing with Difficult Clients

When clients push our buttons, we become less effective. Learn creative ways to bypass clinical impasses  


7 Ways to Bring Yourself to the Process That You Didn't Learn in Graduate School

Research suggests that the therapeutic relationship correlates more highly with successful therapeutic outcome than the model of therapy used by the therapist. Learn new ways to personalize your sessions and improve your work with couples






Sign up to attend "Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis" in beautiful Boulder, Colorado August 1-4, 2018. More information: 303-444-7004. Earn 26 CE Credits at no additional cost.

Special Bonus  - $200 Credit

Sign up for this "early bird" pricing and receive a $200 credit toward any of Michele's video training Programs.  


Offer is available with paid enrollment, is time limited and has no cash value. More information: 303-444-7004

Who Should Attend

  • Marriage Therapists

  • Social Workers

  • Psychologists

  • Marriage Mentors

  • Marriage and Family Therapists

  • Licensed Professional Counselors

  • Clergy

  • Attorneys

  • Coaches

  • Psychiatrists

  • Sex Therapists

  • Educators

  • Military Chaplains

  • Nurses

  • University Faculty

  • Graduate Students and more...

(25% of attendees have attended previous multi-day trainings.)


Colorado is stupendous in any season.  Summer is our favorite: hiking, biking, climbing, driving through the mountains, summer festivals, Rocky Mountain National Park, Summit County, Vail, Aspen, Telluride, sunset, sunrise........

And, Boulder is a special place!


August 1-4, 2018 - Limited Enrollment Available


Four Day Tuition

Coffee, Tea, Cold Drinks, Snacks

Social Get Together with Michele and husband Jim at their Boulder Home

$200 Credit toward any of Michele's Video Training Programs

Attendees become eligible to join Michele's supervision group

Earn 26 CE Credits at no additional cost

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About Michele

Michele Weiner-Davis, LCSW is the Director of the Divorce Busting® Center in Boulder, Colorado, author of eight books including the best-selling, Divorce Busting, The Sex-Starved Marriage and Healing from Infidelity.  
In addition to her extremely popular keynotes, workshops and intensive professional training events, Michele’s TEDx talk has garnered over 3.5 million views.
Michele has been an invited faculty member at the prestigious Evolution of Psychotherapy Conference since 2005. She is best known for her down-to-earth, pragmatic professional training events. Michele’s humor, warmth and genuineness are her trademarks.  
Following training with Steve de Shazer at the Brief Family Therapy Center in Milwaukee, WI. in 1982, Michele became part of the team that developed the Solution-Focused Brief Therapy Model that is now practiced by clinicians worldwide.  
In 1989, Michele and co-author Bill O’Hanlon’s groundbreaking book- In Search of Solutions: A New Direction in Psychotherapy- was published. This classic text for mental health professionals and graduate students outlined a guide to their innovative therapy model, Solution-Oriented Therapy.
Many of Michele’s trade books such as, Divorce Busting and The Sex-Starved Marriage are used as texts in undergraduate and graduate courses.  Her most recent self-help book- Healing from Infidelity- is used by many therapists as an adjunct to their therapy practices with couples who are dealing with the aftermath of affairs.
Additionally, Michele has authored and co-authored articles in many professional journals including Family Process, The Journal of Marital and Family Therapy and The Psychotherapy Networker.
Michele has received several professional awards acknowledging her significant contribution to the field of couple therapy.   She has been honored by AAMFT for her Outstanding Contribution to the Field of Couple and Family Therapy. She was the recipient of Smart Marriages’ Impact Award and The Alumni Award from Grinnell College for helping couples build and maintain stronger marriages and better lives.

 About Boulder

Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains lies beautiful Boulder, Colorado, a magical place that is often ranked the #1 most livable city in the U.S.! 
Many attendees extend their stay to explore Colorado’s natural wonders.  There’s world-class hiking, climbing, fishing and sightseeing- Rocky Mountain National Park is less than 80 minutes by car.  Summit County (Keystone, Frisco, Breckenridge) is 90 minutes and Vail, just a bit further.  Driving in the mountains in Colorado is absolutely breathtaking.
For the less adventurous, enjoy our wonderful restaurants, shopping, festivals and people-watching.
Boulder is an amazing place to get away from your busy lives, soak up great information and engage in pure, unadulterated after-hours fun!  


Sign up to attend "Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis" in beautiful Boulder, Colorado August 1-4, 2018. More information: 303-444-7004. Earn 26 CE Credits at no additional cost. See bottom of this page for details.

Lodging and Transportation

This event will be held at The Best Western Plus Boulder Inn.  Boulder and nearby towns offer quite an array of lodging options from relatively modest to quite luxurious.  Because Boulder is a very popular summer destination and rooms are limited, you are encouraged to make plans as soon as possible.


For those who choose to stay at the Boulder Inn, rates are $187.00 with King Bed, $192.00 with 2 Queen Beds.  “This award-winning, solar powered hotel offers guests a complimentary hot breakfast, free wireless Internet, and use of all facilities.  Guests may borrow free bikes to see Boulder, or charge their electric car free at one of 3 stations.” 


Call the Best Western Plus Boulder Inn: 800-233-8469 or 303-449-3800 and reference code DBC. Make reservations as soon as possible because rooms are extremely limited. 


Denver International Airport is an easy to reach 40-50 minute drive.  In addition to rental cars, there is bus and shuttle service to/from the airport.


For more information about the 4-Day Training - "Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis" write: virginia@divorcebusting.com or call 303-444-7004.





"My trainings, workshops, and seminars are long on what to do when you close the office door; what to say, how to say it, and what to do when you get stuck." .....Michele

26 CE Credits

Please see the Continuing Education Credits information below.



Continuing Education Program Approval


The following program has been approved for continuing education credit:

Title: Behind Closed Doors with Michele Weiner-Davis

Sponsoring person or organization: Michele Weiner-Davis Training Corporation

Date(s): August 1-4, 2018

Location: Boulder, CO

Presented by: Michele Weiner-Davis, MSW, LCSW

Professions approved:

_X_ Social Workers _X_ Psychologists _X_ Marriage & Family Therapists _X_ Licensed Professional Counselors _X_ Nurses

Number of CE hours credit per program: 26.0

Approved for:

Michele Weiner-Davis

885 Arapahoe Ave

Boulder, CO 80302 

Commonwealth Educational Seminars

1020 Osterville West Barnstable Rd

Marstons Mills, MA 02648

(800) 376-3345 – Fax: (508) 420-3360

CommonwealthSeminars.com     commonwealthseminars@gmail.com


Continuing Education credit for this program is awarded by Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) for the following professions:

Social Workers: CES, provider #1117, is approved as a Provider for Social Work Continuing Education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. CES maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 10/5/15 through 10/5/18. Social Workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social Workers participating in this course will receive 26.0 clinical continuing education clock hours.

Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors: Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to grant continuing education credit for LPCs/LMHCs in the following states: AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, ME, MA, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NC, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY. CES maintains responsibility for this program. LPCs/LMHCs completing the program will receive 26.0 continuing education hours of credit.

Psychologists: Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to offer continuing education credit programs. Commonwealth Educational Seminars maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Psychologists receive 26.0 hours of continuing education credit upon completing this program.

Marriage and Family Therapists: Continuing education credit for Marriage & Family Therapists is awarded in the following states: AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IN, IA, KS, ME, MD, MO, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NC, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WI, WY. CES maintains responsibility for this program. Marriage and Family therapists completing this program will receive 26.0 CE hours of credit.

Nurses: As an American Psychological Association approved provider CES programs are accepted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Every state Board of Nursing accepts ANCC approved programs except California and Iowa, however CES is also an approved Continuing Education provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, (Provider Number CEP15567) which is also accepted by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Nurses completing this program receive 26.0 CE hours of credit.


COURSE REFUND POLICY: Full refund if requested in writing within 30 days of initial registration/purchase. After 30 days, no refunds. Send refund request to Michele Weiner-Davis Training Corp., 885 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder, CO 80302.


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