Rhonda N. Goldman, PhD, is an affiliate psychologist at the Family Institute at Northwestern University where she sees both couples and individuals.

She has authored five texts on Emotion-Focused Therapy (EFT). Her most recent co-edited volume is the Clinical Handbook of Emotion-Focused Therapy (2018), and prior to that she published a book on Emotion-Focused Case Formulation (2015). Dr. Goldman has two professional videos, published by the American Psychological Association, on Emotion-Focused Therapy: one focused on EFT case formulation and the other on EFT with couples.

She practices, teaches, and conducts research on EFT for couples, emotional processes, empathy, vulnerability, depression, and self-soothing.

She is the 2011 recipient of the Carmi Harari Early Career Award from the Society of Humanistic Psychology, Division 32 of the American Psychological Association. She is past-president of the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI).

Rhonda Goldman is a co-founding board member of the International Society for Emotion-Focused Therapy (ISEFT). Dr. Goldman travels internationally, conducting trainings and workshops in Emotion-Focused Therapy for both individuals and couples.