EFTA-TIC is the Training Institutes Chamber of the European Family Therapy Association.

  • It is composed of 136 Institutes in 29 countries.
  • The objective of TIC is to promote and develop the network of Training Institutes and trainers in systemic practice throughout Europe.
  • It has developed a set of Minimum Training Standards for family therapists and supervisors and for training institutes
  • Two years out of every three EFTA-TIC organises a Trainers’ Meeting with the assistance of a local hosting Institute. The most recent one was in Timisoara, Romania, September 28th-30th, 2018.

“Process of Connection” EFTA-TIC ZOOM Meeting

Our “Process of Connection” meeting, took place on May 23rd, 2020 via ZOOM. It brought us together. 30 institutes, from 15 countries. Together, we thrive.

! POSTPONED FOR 2021 ! 12th EFTA-TIC Meeting of Trainers in Sofia, Bulgaria

2020 Season’s Greetings from the EFTA-TIC Board

2019 EFTA-TIC Election: The new Board

Elections for the new EFTA-TIC Board were held in Naples, during the 10th EFTA congress. Click here for the election report.

Season’s Greetings from EFTA-TIC

11th EFTA-TIC Meeting of Trainers – Program (updated)

To access the final scientific programme, please click below Scientific Program Leaflet_Timisoara – final

Pre-Conference Workshop – 11th EFTA-TIC Meeting of Trainers

11th EFTA-TIC Meeting of Trainers PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS   Date:               Thursday, September 27th, 2018    Programme: 10:00-13:00        ‘How to (hopefully) be successful working with couples with young children: The DAN model.’ Mauro Mariotti, Achille Langella, Nicoletta … Read more…

11th EFTA-TIC Meeting of Trainers – Timisoara, Romania – September 28th-30th, 2018

To register, please complete and return the form. For information on registration fees and early bird deadline, click here. To submit an abstract proposal for a joint workshop with other institutes, please complete and return form 1. To submit an abstract … Read more…

EFTA-TIC Trainer Exchange Network – Participate Now!

In Belgrade, the EFTA-TIC Board shared with you its plan of furthering the exchange of its member institutes/trainers. We wish to put into practice the concept of the “EFTA-TIC Trainers’ Exchange Program”. This program entails the circulation of information among … Read more…


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