Course curriculum

  • 1

    Part 1: Introduction to the Concept of Honor-Shame Culture

    • Introduction to the Concept of Honor-Shame Culture

    • Reflection Questions

  • 2

    Part 2

    • Six Relationship Characteristics in Honor-Shame Cultures

    • Reflection Questions

  • 3

    Part 3

    • Practical Considerations for Running a Hold Me Tight Program® and/or Doing EFT Therapy in an Honor-Shame Cultural Context

    • Reflection Questions

  • 4


    • Thank you!



Carmen Ranalli Morrison

Carmen Ranalli Morrison, M.A./Ph.D. is a bilingual licensed clinical psychologist with 25 years’ experience working with marriages and families. Along with her husband, she started Reclaim Life International, a nonprofit organization bringing grass roots led, self-replicating, cutting edge mental health interventions to urban poor communities in the developing world. She is the owner and clinical supervisor of LifeGrowth Psychological Services, Inc., a private practice in Boyertown, PA and College Station, TX. She received her doctorate in clinical psychology and a master’s degree in theology from Fuller Theological Seminary, and also holds an M.S. Ed. from Alfred University. She is the mother of three adult children and has been married for 33 years