POSTPONED (original date May 6, 2020)
As a precaution to contain the spread of coronavirus, this event has been postponed and will be rescheduled for a later date. Please check back soon for more information. All event ticketholders will receive an email no later than March 20 with further information and refund options.
Temple De Hirsch Sinai
1441 16th Ave., Seattle
Shabbat service and events entrance
Doors open 6:30 p.m.
Lecture begins 7 p.m.
Book signing to follow lecture
Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the door (as available)
Forever is a long time — but happily ever after is possible. Join ParentMap for an evening with renowned relationship expert Dr. John Gottman of The Gottman Institute. Learn how to:
- Communicate your needs
- Make more time for each other
- Fight fair
- Have more fun
- Become a better listener
- Work more cooperatively in parenting
And more! Treat your partner to a special date night and give your relationship the energy and attention it deserves.
Following the lecture, Dr. Gottman will lead an interactive Q&A with the audience to answer your burning questions. Plus, stick around after the presentation for an exclusive book signing.
BONUS giveaway: The Gottman Institute has a special treat for one lucky couple! Stop by their table before the lecture and enter for the chance to win a complimentary weekend workshop, “The Art of Science and Love” with John and Julie Gottman, June 27–28, 2020 in Seattle. ($1,250 value)
About the speaker
World-renowned for his work on marital stability and divorce prediction, John Gottman has conducted over 40 years of breakthrough research with thousands of couples. His work on marriage and parenting has earned him numerous major awards.
Dr. Gottman was named one of the Top 10 Most Influential Therapists of the past quarter-century by the Psychotherapy Networker. He is the author or coauthor of over 200 published academic articles and more than 40 books, including the bestselling “The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work,” “What Makes Love Last,” “The Relationship Cure,” “Why Marriages Succeed or Fail,” “Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child” and most recently, “Eight Dates: Essential Conversations for a Lifetime of Love.” Dr. Gottman’s media appearances include “Good Morning America,” “Today,” “CBS Morning News” and “Oprah,” as well articles in The New York Times, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, Glamour, Woman’s Day, People, Self, Reader’s Digest and Psychology Today, among numerous others.
Cofounder of The Gottman Institute with his wife, Dr. Julie Schwartz Gottman, John was also the executive director of the Relationship Research Institute. He is a Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Washington, where he founded “The Love Lab,” the site of much of his research on couples’ interactions. His style of presentation is clear, informative and filled with humor, and he is beloved by his audiences everywhere.
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