About Core Skills:

Meet your EFT Trainer

Anabelle Bugatti, PhD, ‘Dr. Belle,’ is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, and an ICEEFT-certified supervisor, and therapist, and the President of Southern Nevada EFT community. She obtained a PhD in Marriage and Family Sciences and a Masters Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She currently has a thriving private practice in Las Vegas, NV. 

Dr. Belle is the host of the Youtube Channel/Podcast We Heart Therapy, where she specializes in offering free EFT training videos for therapists.

She also works with James Hawkins as a part of the online training program, Successinvulnerability.com. She recently published an EFT book focused on Self of the Therapist issues regarding difficult clients entitled, Using Relentless Empathy in the Therapeutic Relationship; Connecting with Challenging and Resistant Clients, available on Amazon.

James Hawkins, PhD, ‘Doc Hawk,’ is a Licensed Counsellor, and an ICEEFT-certified trainer, supervisor, and therapist. He obtained a Master’s in Marriage and Family Counselling and a Ph.D. in Psychology and Counseling.  He currently serves as a Clinical Coordinator at a non-profit counseling practice in Northwest Arkansas. 

James is also the founder of Healing Conversations, a training program developed to equip organizations and communities to have productive conversations about race.  He is the co-host of two podcasts, The Leading Edge in Emotionally Focused Therapy, and The Leading Edge: Transforming Leadership Through Attachment Science.

James is a part of the online training program, Successinvulnerability.com, developed to help EFT therapists and supervisors gain more focus in their clinical work. Doc Hawk brings a passion for helping individuals, couples, families, and communities in relational distress. James is married to his wife, Nicola and together they have five daughters.

48 CEU's Included!!

Venue Location

Venue Location: La Quinta Inn & Suites Airport South

 6560 S. Surrey St, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Special Room Rates Available by Calling the Front Desk

(702) 518-5955 (Ask for the EFT Event Group Rate)
TIMES: 9am – 5:00pm Each Day

DATE: October 19th-21st, 2023 Modules 1 & 2 (9am-5pm)

February 22nd-24th, 2024 Modules 3 & 4 (9am-5pm)

James Hawkins, "Doc Hawk", PhD
Certified EFT Supervisor & Trainer
Arkansas Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy

Register Here: You are not officially register until you fill out this form and pay the registration fee

Core Skills is the second step in basic EFT training after completing the EFT Externship. This exciting in-depth training dives slower and more deeply into the model, skills, and interventions of EFT. It consists of (two) 3 Day intensive workshops, comprising of 4 modules. Core Skills provides an in depth study of each of the EFT steps and the three stages of EFT, as well as its interventions and strategies. 48 CEU's included. **Special Discounted Rate if You're Repeating Core Skills/Previous Core Skills Attendee!**

Weekend 1Modules 1 & 2:

 Oct 19th-21st Thursday-Saturday, 2023

Weekend 2 Modules 3 &4:  February 22nd-24th, 2024 (Thursday-Saturday)

Register and Pay ASAP!!! In Person!

You must complete all 4 modules, either in the two 3 Day formats here in Las Vegas, or as a two day series at another EFT Community. You will not receive credit for the training unless you complete all 4 modules as required by ICEEFT. When you sign up for the course you are committing your intention to complete the entire course and all 4 modules.

There will be opportunity for participants to get feedback on videos of their own work with clients. Bringing your own video to view is necessary to meet the Advanced Externship requirement of certification.* Participants may be assigned alphabetically by name to show their tapes at one of the weekends if not enough volunteer to show their tapes in the first weekend of modules 1 & 2. (see explanation below)

Attendance meets the ICEEFT course requirement (CEUs provided by  Southern Nevada EFT)* when applying for Certified EFT Therapist designation.

The only outstanding requirement for Certification after attending Core Skills Training is eight hours of individual supervision. The application process is described on www.eft.ca. Final decision regarding readiness for certification is determined by the certification review board at ICEEFT in Ottowa.

Anabelle Bugatti, "Dr. Belle", PhD
Certified EFT Supervisor & Therapist
Southern Nevada Emotionally Focused Therapy Community

REgular Rate: $1750

Local NV EFT Discounted Rate (Licensed): $1600

Student/Intern/Associate Rate: $1500

Price Per Weekend Purchased Individually: $875

Repeat core skills Attendee: $900  

*$75 Admin Fee for Cancellations up to 14 Days Prior to the event

*No Cancellations 14 Days or Less from the Date of the Event due to Fixed Costs
*No refunds once a training begins.

*Event fees not transferable to other EFT communities or trainings in other cities outside of SNVEFT(event fees may be transferable to other SNV EFT events)

Southern NV Community for (EFT) Emotionally Focused Therapy

Assisting the Trainer

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