Events Bulletin

“I have already seen the fruit of last week's training. I took EFT for couples in grad school and it was good, but I hadn't seen any couples at that point. So, my couples work was loosely "EFT" yet after last week it is actually EFT (or at least closer). I had a session on Friday that went incredibly well as I was able to slow things down and help the couple engage in enactments. It went deep quick, in ways in which I haven't experienced previously. So thank you again for a great training.”

--- Josh K., July 2015 Vancouver EFT Externship Participant

North American Workshops and Training
For Professionals   For the Public

International Workshops & Training

Descriptions and prerequistes for our Externship and Core Skills training can be seen by clicking either link.

 

NORTH AMERICAN WORKSHOPS AND TRAINING

For Professionals

Canadian Diversity Speakers Series

January 20th, 2021 (6:00 - 8pm EST)
March 3rd, 2021 (6:00 - 8pm EST)
May 5th, 2021 (6:00 - 8pm EST)

Hosted by: Canadian EFT Trainers and supported by ICEEFT
Proceeds to fund Canadian EFT Diversity Scholarships

Organized by the Toronto Centre for Emotionally Focused Therapy.

For more information or to register, click here.

Core Skills Advanced Training

Online via Zoom

Prerequisite: 4 day Externship training

Please note: Therapists must have an active caseload of couples and be prepared to share their work at least once, in the preferred video format but audio format would be acceptable in certain situations.

(Four 2 day sessions ~ Each day runs from 9:00am - 4:30pm)

Jan 28th & 29th, 2021 ~ 1st Session
March 4th & 5th, 2021 ~ 2nd Session
April 15th & 16th, 2021 ~ 3rd Session
June 3rd & 4th, 2021 ~ 4th Session

Facilitated by: Veronica Kallos-Lilly & Yolanda von Hockauf
Location: Online

Cost: $1,800

Registration for this training event is now closed.

Core Skills Advanced Training: Calgary, AB ~ Online


Prerequisite: 4 day Externship training

(Four 2 day sessions - Each day runs from 10:00am - 5:30pm - MT)

February 18th & 19th, 2021 ~ 1st Session
March 18th & 19th, 2021 ~ 2nd Session
April 15th & 16th, 2021 ~ 3rd Session
May 6th & 7th, 2021 - 4th Session

Sponsored by: Talk Therapy

Talk Therapy

Facilitated by: Veronica Kallos-Lilly
Location: Calgary, AB - Online

Cost: $1,800

For more information or to register, click here.

EFT with Individuals (EFIT): Level Two

Online via Zoom

Prerequisite: EFIT Level One

April 8th - 9th, 2021 ~ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm (PST) Both days

Facilitated by: Yolanda von Hockauf
Location: Online

Cost:
Early bird fee - $385 (until March 5th at 5pm)
Regular Fee - $425 (after March 5th)

For more information, click here.

Dancing the EFT Tango with your Clients

Online via Zoom

Prerequisite: Four Day Externship

June 24th - 25th, 2021
SAVE THE DATE!

More information and registration coming soon.

EFT with Individuals (EFIT): Level One

Online via Zoom

There is no prerequisite for this workshop.

November 5th, 12th, 19th, & 26th, 2021
Four half days (9am - 12pm Pacific Time)

Facilitated by: Veronica Kallos-Lilly
Location: Online

Cost:
$385 Early bird rate (until 5pm Oct 8th)
$425 Regular fee (after Oct 8th)

Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy: First Level of EFT Training

February 2nd-3rd & 9th-10th, 2022
SAVE THE DATE!

More information and registration coming soon.

Please note that this externship will be held in person unless COVID restrictions are in place.

For the Public

Hold Me Tight® Couple's Workshop: Vancouver ~ Now Online via Zoom
A registered trademark of Sue Johnson

Winter: February 20th, 27th, March 6th & 13th, 2021
*Facilitated by: Dr. Jennifer Pringle & Dr. Carol Flynn*

The Workshop will be held over 4 Saturdays and will run from: 9:00am - 1:00pm on all days.

Cost: $600 CDN per couple
Included! Your own copy of "Hold Me Tight" by Sue Johnson

Location: Online via Zoom


Hold Me Tight workshop facilitators: Dr. Carol Flynn, Dr. Jennifer Pringle and Dr. Veronica Kallos-Lilly. (Please note that not all facilitators will be at the same workshop.)

For more information click here.

If you would like help determining if this workshop is for you, you are welcome to call the office and speak to one of the facilitators.

Registration for this workshop is now closed, but please check back in the near future for new workshop dates. Thank you.

Hold Me Tight® - Let Me Go Program for Parents and Teens
Online via Zoom

July 16th & 17th, 2021

Evening of Friday July 16th from 6:00 - 9:00pm (PST) for parents
Saturday July 17 from 10am - 5pm (PST) for parents & teens

Facilitated by: Veronica Kallos-Lilly & Robert Ogner
Location: Online

Cost: Option 1 - $600 CDN - (Approximately $460 US per family)
Early bird rate of $500 CDN if paid by June 16th, 2021 - (Approximately $380 US)
 
Option 2 - For those in need $300 CDN - (Approximately $230 US)

For more information click here.

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Find a HMT Workshop Near You

Click here for a list of Hold Me Tight® Workshops organized by date and location.


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MORE INFORMATION ON OUR CORE TRAININGS:

Your local EFT training team is Yolanda von Hockauf and Veronica Kallos-Lilly. Occasionally guest trainers will join us, bringing their unique and fresh perspectives to our core trainings.

4-Day Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy

  • Prerequisite:  Graduate degree in counselling-related field, or nearing completion

This four-day training provides an in-depth overview of the EFT model. Didactic presentations, case examples and demonstration videos, small group exercises and discussions will provide participants with an engaging learning experience. A further highlight is a live on-site therapy session by one of the trainers (dependent on a referral of a suitable couple by participants).

Participants will learn the theoretical underpinnings of Emotionally Focused Therapy, as well as how to:

  • See emotional disorders and relationship distress from an attachment perspective
  • Help clients reprocess the emotional responses that maintain dysfunction and relationship distress
  • Shape new key interactions and events that build secure connection with others
  • Overcome therapeutic impasses and address existential dilemmas

Regular Fee: $1295.00

Included in the fee is a $50 manual, copy of Sue Johnson’s new book, “Attachment Theory in Practice” and a collection of journal articles from the International Centre for Excellence in EFT (ICEEFT).

 

Core Skills Training

  • Prerequisite:  EFT Externship attended in person

In this small group experience, participants will have the opportunity to share their work throughout the training, with the focus on developing a deeper clinical understanding of the EFT model and the related skills.  Through observing and discussing the work of the facilitators and group members, and with the use of role plays, the three stages and nine steps are covered in detail.  The tone of the group is one of safety and supportiveness, to optimize learning.

Participants will learn to:

  • Use an attachment framework
  • Track and deepen emotion in the here and now
  • Create bonding events
  • Practice the interventions that create change in EFT

Therapists must have an active caseload of couples and be prepared to share their work at least once, in the preferred video format but audio format would be acceptable in certain situations.

Group size is limited to 12.

Fee:  $1800.00

EFT Externships and Advanced Core Skills trainings are designed for mental health professionals and trainees. Participants are required to note their professional affiliation on registration.

 

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Meet our Certified EFT Supervisors
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Veronica Kallos-LillyYolanda von Hockauf

Available by request:

Clinical Consultation

VCFI Supervisors are registered with the International Centre for Excellence in EFT (ICEEFT).

Face to face supervision

Long-distance supervision (use of internet and other web technology arranged between supervisor and therapist)

Pair supervision

Group supervision

For more information about clinical consultations click here to send us an inquiry or call us at 604.677.3286, ext 500.

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