The Rollercoaster of Romantic Relationships

How are your relationships helping or harming your nervous system? Our most important relationships have a huge impact on our emotional and physical health.

Join Author Leeana Tankersley and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Elaine Hamilton (both of The Finding You Project) alongside Kelly LaPorta (of Wired for Wellbeing) as they unpack emotional regulation within the context of romantic relationships. 

 Learn how to understand the effects of intense feelings, how to manage those intense feelings, and how to calm down after conflict when it happens. 

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Meet Our Presenters!

Patrick Jones - Course author

Elaine Hamilton, LMFT

Elaine Hamilton is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a mom of two grown kids. She has written three books, taught undergraduate and graduate courses in psychology and theology and founded a private practice. After the death of her husband in 2019 and the birth of her daughter’s second set of twins, Elaine moved to Portland, OR, to help with the pile of babies. Elaine continues to work with a small caseload of clients and offers workshops and retreats in San Diego, Portland, and on Orcas Island.

Visit www.soulcarehouse.com to learn more about Elaine’s work and practice.

Patrick Jones - Course author

Leeana Tankersley

Leeana Tankersley is a mom, writer, on-and-off writing professor, and perpetual hope warrior. She has two English degrees, and is the author of six books, including the newly released, Hope Anyway. She has been paying attention, collecting experiences, and sharing her stories for almost two decades. Her work has been featured in outlets including Huffington Post, CNN, and Publishers Weekly. Leeana and her three kids live in Central Virginia with their spirited Labradoodle, Rosie. Visit leeanatankersley.com to learn more about Leeana’s work and writing.
Patrick Jones - Course author

Kelly LaPorta, LMFT

Kelly is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Executive Coach, and Trained Nervous System Professional. She currently owns and operates a thriving private practice in Scottsdale, Arizona where she offers therapy and coaching to successful professionals, entrepreneurs, professional athletes, and CEOs that are getting ‘stuck’ (relationally, personally and vocationally) due to mental health issues and emotional blocks. 

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