“Created for Connection” couples’ workshops are “Hold Me Tight” workshops for Christian couples based on EFT, Dr. Sue Johnson’s Emotionally Focused Therapy, and the book she authored with Kenny Sanderfer entitled “Created for Connection.” These experiential learning workshops are presented in a Friday afternoon- Saturday format. Workshops are facilitated by husband and wife Dee and Pete Adams.
Dee has been in private practice since 1987 specializing in couple counseling. Dr. Adams has 3 degrees in marriage and family studies from Ohio State, Michigan State, and Florida State and did post doctorate study in counseling at LSU. Dee has done over 27,000 hours of counseling and from 1991-2021 she served as the founding Director of Baton Rouge Christian Counseling Center (BRCCC), a ministry of First Presbyterian Church.
Pete served as the Executive Director of the Louisiana District Attorney’s for 44 years. Pete completed a 4-day Externship in EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy) with Dr. Sue Johnson in 2009 in San Diego and has completed 6 Hold Me Tight/Created for Connections workshops and been a facilitator at 5 C4C workshops.