The 4-day externship. EFT Core Skills training sessions are offered by ICEEFT trainers. Training consists of small groups (6-10 people) learning skills essential to the practice of EFT. The training takes place over four weekends, 12 hours each weekend, every three to four months over the space of approximately one year.
Participants are required to have completed an EFT externship and be willing to present their own work through audio/videotape presentation. Attendance qualifies participants for Advanced Externship designation with 36 hours of group supervision.
Session 1: Assessment/Working with Emotion
Focuses on Steps 1-4, with particular attention to assessment, alliance building, empathic attunement and basic EFT skills, as well as identifying the negative interactive cycle.
Session 2: Cycle De-escalation
Continues with the first stage of EFT with a focus on formulating the cycle, fostering de-escalation, accessing primary emotion and associated skills.