In Person and Online Therapy Sessions Available | (616) 309 0737
2460 Burton St SE #101, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
In Person and Online Therapy Sessions Available | (616) 309 0737
2460 Burton St SE #101, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Emotion-Focused Therapy

What is Emotion-Focused Therapy?

Welcome to Evolve Therapy Group. We provide a safe and supportive environment for individuals to explore and process their emotions, leading to deep healing and personal growth. Our team of compassionate therapists is trained in EFT and committed to helping you develop a healthier relationship with your emotions and achieve lasting positive change.

What is Emotion-Focused Therapy?

Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT) is an evidence-based approach that focuses on the importance of emotions in our lives and the therapeutic power of emotional processing. It recognizes that emotions play a central role in our well-being and that difficulties arise when emotions are suppressed, avoided, or misunderstood. EFT aims to help individuals develop a more adaptive relationship with their emotions, leading to improved mental health and overall functioning.

How EFT Works:

During EFT sessions, our therapists create a safe and non-judgmental space for individuals to explore and express their emotions. The therapist helps individuals identify and understand the underlying emotions that contribute to their difficulties and supports them in processing and transforming these emotions in a healthy and constructive manner. EFT also focuses on enhancing emotional awareness, regulation, and expression.

Key Principles of EFT:

  1. Emotional Awareness: EFT helps individuals develop a deeper understanding of their emotions, including the underlying needs and meanings associated with them. This increased awareness allows for more effective emotional regulation and expression.
  1. Emotional Processing: EFT emphasizes the importance of fully experiencing and processing emotions in a safe and supportive therapeutic environment. By exploring and expressing emotions, individuals can gain insight, release emotional blockages, and facilitate healing.
  1. Transformation of Emotions: EFT aims to transform maladaptive emotional patterns into more adaptive and constructive ones. This involves learning new ways of relating to and expressing emotions, leading to improved emotional well-being and overall functioning.

Conditions Treated with EFT:

EFT has been shown to be effective in treating a wide range of mental health conditions, including:

– Depression

– Anxiety disorders

– Trauma and post-traumatic stress

– Relationship difficulties

– Self-esteem issues

– Grief and loss

– Emotional dysregulation

– Chronic pain

– Stress management

-Life Transitions


-Co-Dependency & Relationships

Our Approach:

At Evolve Therapy Group, our therapists are trained in Emotion Focused Therapy and provide a warm and empathetic therapeutic environment. We work collaboratively with individuals to explore and process their emotions, tailoring treatment to their unique needs. Our therapists are committed to ongoing professional development and staying up to date with the latest advancements in EFT.

Benefits of EFT:

– Increased emotional awareness and understanding

– Improved emotional regulation and expression

– Healing and resolution of emotional wounds

– Enhanced self-compassion and self-acceptance

– Improved interpersonal relationships and communication

– Reduction in distressing symptoms and improved overall well-being

– Personal growth and increased resilience

Why Choose Evolve Therapy Group for EFT?

– Experienced therapists trained in Emotion Focused Therapy

– Safe and supportive therapeutic environment

– Collaborative and client-centered approach

– Commitment to ongoing professional development and staying up to date with the latest advancements in EFT

– Integration of EFT with other evidence-based therapies, as needed

Contact Us:

If you are interested in exploring Emotion Focused Therapy or would like to learn more about our services, we invite you to contact us at Evolve Therapy Group. Our team of dedicated therapists is here to support you on your journey towards improved emotional well-being and personal growth.


We believe that every individual has the capacity to evolve and thrive through life's challenges. Let us support you on your journey of growth and healing. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards a more fulfilling and resilient life.