The refresher course is for EMDR therapists who have completed Part 1 of the Basic EMDR training a few years ago, and wish to:
– Refresh and upgrade their EMDR skills, and/or
– Complete the full EMDR Therapy Basic Training and obtain a formal Certificate of Completion.

This course offers the most updated theoretical and practical knowledge of EMDR. It includes also reflective methods and exploration of applying EMDR protocols in practice. Participants of the course will receive the most recent EMDR Manual and worksheets – ready to be used in their practices.
The course will be conducted online by Prof Atara Sivan, who is a certified EMDR Institute (USA) Trainer.  Prof. Sivan is well known and has successfully conducted multiple Basic EMDR Trainings in Hong Kong of both Part-1 and Part-2.

Refresher courses are offered to EMDRHK members only. If you are not a member, please apply within 2 working days

The course will last 8 hours, spread over two Saturday mornings.

Important!Graduates of the Refresher Course are qualified and may proceed to apply for the Part-2 training that will follow the Refresher Course.

If you apply to Part-2 within 14 days from the end of the Refresher Course (or anytime earlier), then by successfully completing the Refresher Course your placement in the Part-2 training that follows is guaranteed.
ScheduleCourse will be on two consecutive Saturdays, each at 9:00 - 13:00
Schedule of next course: To be advised
VenueOnline Zoom (by invitation)
TrainerProf. Atara Sivan
Pre-requisitesHaving fully attended the 'EMDR Therapy Basic Training Part-1
FeeFull fee: HK$2,000
Deposit: HK$500
Balance: HK$1,500
PaymentClick HERE
Payment dueWithin 1 working day from submitting the application
Payment proofEmail to within 1 working day from payment

Application Procedure 

  1. Prerequisites. Please read first the ‘Training Particulars’ (above) and verify that you comply with the course prerequisites. If you have any questions – please do not hesitate to contact us.
  2. Submit the application form. Please fill out the form (at bottom of this page), and submit it.
  3. Pay deposit. Please pay the deposit within 48 hoursPayment instructions are HERE.
  4. Payment Proof. Please send to us the payment proof immediately after payment. Use our CONTACT form to attach the payment proof (or email it to our admin email address). Please do not forget to send the payment proof, as our system automatically removes applications for which payment proof is not received on time.
  5. Our acknowledgment. If you submitted both the application form as well as the payment proof, then within 3 working days we will email to you our acknowledgment.
  6. Processing applications. EMDRHK processes all applications on a first-apply-first-process basis.  Please wait patiently for our email with the results.


    1. If the coming training is already full by the time we process your application, we will move your application to the next available training.
    2. Once the exact dates of the training will be known, we will email them to all applicants. If the confirmed dates are not convenient for you, you will have an option to withdraw your application within 7 days from our email, and get a full refund.