Our seminars

The Trauma Institut Luxembourg currently offers the following seminars and continuing education:

Psycho-trauma therapy course content

  • Fundamentals, stabilization and treatment planning
  • Regulation of affects and Resources Work
  • Diagnosis and treatment of PTSD
  • Cognitive-behavioral treatment in acute trauma
  • Trauma Therapy of mono trauma, complex PTSD and DBT, depression, addictions and compulsive disorders
  • Trauma treatment with EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing &)
  • Resources work and resource-oriented trauma treatment of complex PTSD with EMDR
  • Treatment of depression, anxiety disorders, phobias, addictions, obsessive compulsive disorder and burnout syndrome with EMDR
  • Pain therapy with EMDR

EMDR course

  • Introduction and stabilization with EMDR I-III (9 days)

Supervision with colloquium

The Trauma Institut offers social workers, educators and teachers following seminars in dealing with children, adolescents and adults:

  • Dealing with children and adolescents with AD (H) D
  • AMK (anti-bullying campaign), aimed specifically at classes and schools
  • IPPM (Individual psycho-educational intervention), dealing in narcotic addicts and / or delinquent youth
  • Treatment of dyslexia, Dispraxie, dyscalculia and dyslexia using innovative scientific methods
  • Proper handling of traumatized adults at the first inventory (eg recording in a home)

Brainspotting I

Introduction, overview and assumptions, theory and technique, inner and outer box, BPS over one eye.

Brainspotting II

Repetition of "inside window" and "outside window" with a focus on case design, treatment planning and the two levels of the therapeutic Top-settling. New methodological elements: "Gaze-spotting", "Z-axis" and "Rolling Brainspotting".

Our courses are held on weekends (Saturdays & Sundays) and include lectures, discussions, demonstrations, video, guided exercises and case discussions for 5 h in the group (your consent to self-experience is required) what does this mean.

Information about time, location and costs of training is provided on request of you may call the Trauma Institut and we will be pleased to answer any questions you may have. Following receipt of your written application (application form) and payment of the course costs, participants will receive written confirmation of registration. For information concerning the specific number of continuing education units please refer to the relevant training event. (I don’t think FU is an appropriate abbreviation for obvious reasons)


In order to successfully complete the course, participants are required to attend an oral examination and to submit six short case reports on post-traumatic disorders. Four of the case reports, each with three trauma-specific tests, are to be submitted in advance of the examination and two case reports are to be presented by the candidate for discussion in the final examination.