Emotion Focused Therapy is a holistic and experiential psychotherapy that draws on humanistic, person-centred and experiential therapy, contemporary emotion theory and research into affective neurosciences. Its focus is on experiential body awareness and emotional healing.
The Graduate Diploma of Emotion Focused Therapy is a specialist psychotherapy training program, accredited by the Australian Counselling Association, designed to develop the knowledge and skills of Emotion Focused Therapy in practitioners working in counselling, psychology, psychotherapy, social work, and related disciplines.
Emotion Focused Therapy is an evidence-based treatment model firmly grounded in deep relational engagement with a focus on an expanded understanding of empathy. EFT is well established internationally and is gaining traction in Australia.
“My journey at IEFT has been like a rainbow — a path of personal and professional magic. Being guided, mentored by kind and genuine people has been an enriching experience.”
“The team is very warm, safe and caring. It is an environment that opens up the learning experience, making it enjoyable, relaxed and an educational experience you can apply from the very next day.”
Here is just a few reasons why you should consider studying with us
Our courses are the only accredited postgraduate courses in EFT in Australia.
The Graduate Diploma EFT is an accredited course with the Australian Counselling Association (ACA).
Expert teachers with decades of experience.
A personal touch in administration and teaching styles that fosters connection and communication.
the course includes 250 hours of clinical client practice hours and 60 hours of supervision.
Weeklong intensive workshops per year in major cities in Australia.
Exit at a Graduate Certificate level.