Official IFS Training
13 days

In this official (#898) IFS  training you complete Level 1 in 2 weeks:
This training will be in person in Lisbon/ Ericeira:

First Module - Starting 19th March 2023 (Week1- 6 days 19th-24th).

Second Module - Starting May 30th to June 5th 2023  (Week2- 7 days).

Starting Times for both Modules:

Each day will be 7.5 hours: 6 hours of learning, plus the breaks.

Total hours of the training is 84.

2 Sessions, offering a total of 84 program hours. (42hours/week)
Participants must complete 72 hours to receive a certificate of completion. A maximum of 33 participants per training.

Disclaimer and policies as for Pandemic: (soon)

Internal Family Systems is at the forefront of a movement toward a more collaborative therapeutic approach that relies on clients’ intuitive wisdom. IFS offers a clear, non-pathologizing, and empowering view of human cognitive and emotional life and provides a dynamic therapeutic approach that allows both therapist and client to enter into a transformational relationship in which healing can occur.

The Lead Trainer 
Osnat (Ossi) Arbel, PhD, LMFT is a Lead Trainer in Israel. As the Co-founder of the Israeli Institute for IFS she is training, supervising, and facilitating groups while living the IFS model both personally and professionally. In her private practice she provides IFS-based therapy for individuals, couples, and families. Dr. Arbel is an AAMFT Clinical Member and Approved Supervisor currently dividing her time between Israel, and Colorado. In Israel she is teaching MFT courses at Tel-Aviv University and Tel-Hai Academic College and supervising MFT practicum courses. In Colorado she holds an Assistant Professor appointment at Argosy University/Denver campus, teaching at the Counseling and MFT programs. Visit her on the web: ; On facebook: ; Join her on LinkedIn:

Osnat Arbel will be assisted by 1 LPA and Programme Assistants (PAs), who have completed at least IFS L2 training, in the ratio of 1:3 participants.

Venue - This retreat-style L1S1 training will take place at Ericeira - Hotel Vila Galé, about 40kms to Lisbon.

Its our best hope that this 2023 training will be possible to happen in person🙏🏽 without major disturbances.
The training will take place in a large room with windows to the sea. Adequate restrictions will take place. Masks not mandatory.

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This retreat-style Level1 training will take place at EriceiraHotel Vila Galé, 25 minutes from Lisbon.

terraço ericeira

Here a videoof the Venue
Here a videoof the Village

Accommodation and Meals
Accomodation and meals are not included in the price of tuition.
A list of local cheaper accommodation in the village and around the Hotel will be provided on request.
Rooms at Hotel Vila Galé depending on season goes from 75€/ night ( 35€ if sharing) up to 140€.  Contacts to Vila Gale Ericeira Hotel here 

Tuition | registration

This Training can be attended by undergraduate students, graduate and registered mental health professionals.

L1- 2 weeks Onsite
First Module - Starting 27th March 2023 (Week1- 7 days - March 27th - April 2nd).
Second Module - Starting  8th June  2023  (Week2-  6 days - 8th-13th June).

Portugal and Brasil Residents2760 € 
4600 €

Registrations contact:

Payment plans: contact

When you register, you do it for the complete Level 1 Official training, meaning the 2 weeks.
This training will be the 5th edition for a Level 1 in Portugal.

Deposit: A non-refundable deposit of 800€  will secure your place.
In the event of withdrawal from the training once the course has commenced, the full fee is non-refundable.

Cancellations: cancellations received 15 working days prior the first day of the event will receive a refund of registration fees less an administration charge of 20% of the event fee - only if your space can be filled. 
Cancellations made after are liable for the full registration fee.
This Level 1 course consist of two separate 6+7 day sessions – a total of 84 hours of training.
Note that you need to attend all training days in order to complete Level 1 training.

Accommodation and Meals
Please note that accomodation and meals not included in tuition.
Every morning by 11am, a cofre-break with beverages and snacks will be served.

WARNING: Given the Pandemic times we all go through, we need all participants weigh up the risks of getting covid-19 and not being able to attend the training. If someone gets covid during the training we need that participant to leave the training. In that case we cannot refund the total cost of the training,  but we will reduce 50% the tuition of a coming L1 training.





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