“Systemic Reintegration work”
Family and Systemic Constellations Certification Program (Online) for therapists, practitioners and facilitators (2021-2022).
This is an invitation for a deep professional healing and learning process – Becoming a facilitator of Family Constellations, leading your clients through reconnecting with their ancestral roots and disowned self-parts.
This is an invitation to promote a systemic, embodied healing of what was broken or disconnected and allowing for deep support to come from within them and from the connection with the ancestors and the entire tapestry of life.
These are turbulent times, with lock-downs and limitations imposed on our work as therapists, practitioners and facilitators who meet people in person.
As professionals, we need to learn how to offer even more support, healing, connection and reintegration.
We need to to do so also online, to be able to be there for our clients and students, whatever the external conditions.
This practical training program is aimed at giving you the knowledge, skills, perspective and confidence to fully integrate Family Constellations into your current practice, from an early stage of the program.
* The course is described in detail here so that you will know everything you need to in order to make an informed choice to commit to it.
Enroll in the program to give yourself a solid and expansive foundation in Family Constellations, and the freedom to work and help people in new ways, in person and also online, maintaining your practice at all conditions.
Family & Systemic Constellations
Family Constellations, developed by Bert Hellinger, is a healing modality which views many of our issues and challenges as either influenced or stemming from unresolved and often unacknowledged inter-generational trauma– The trauma of our ancestors, family members and our society. This is in addition to our personal experiences.
Family Constellations allow us to directly address the sources of our conflicts and struggles, work with physical symptoms, emotional & relationship issues, with anything which deeply affects our life.
Family Constellations offer a systemic, compassionate, inclusive and clear gaze at the origins of our (and our family members) suffering offering healing movements which has the power to re-structure our family system and help us re-integrate with disowned self parts and excluded family members.
This deeply transformative modality restores harmony, a sense of belonging, agency and power to ourselves and our clients.
In this concentrated, 14 months certification program, you will experience the healing power of Family Constellations both personally and professionally, becoming a skilled facilitator, integrating new tools into your practice and facilitating full personal and group Family Constellations.
Who is this training for:
♠ Professionals who already work with people, or just about to, who wish to learn a new powerful healing modality. one that can empower and connect with almost any existing modality.
♠ Those who dedicate their lives to support and help people – Therapists with conventional training, alternative therapists, coaches, practitioners, teachers, facilitators…
♠ You who feel the call to expand your work to include inter-generational trauma and ancestral healing, Shadow work, spirit, soul, psyche and body healing as well as powerful tools for self and professional supervision.
♠ And you who look for a transformative experiential learning process because you know that your healing and development opens the door for the healing and development of your clients.
♠ Professionals who would like to learn with an international group, and be able to work with clients from all over the world.
♠ And professionals who want to never again have their livelihood threatened by social distancing or lock-down policies.
Requirements for Participation and Certification
◊ Having already learned how to work with people professionally or towards the completion of such a training and already working with people – this is a training for professionals.
◊ Fully participating in at least 80% of the live lessons and watching all the recordings of any lesson you may have missed.
◊ Fully participating in at least 80% of the weekly peer-practice.
◊ A personal interview before the training to make sure that the program is right for you and that you are right for the program.
◊ Being free for a deep and experiential learning (i.e. both, not being in the middle of a personal crisis, and having a personal and professional support net for holding issues that may surface during the program).
◊ Completing a practicum – a practical internship, a total of 20 hours as a facilitator towards the end of each year (with 2-4 clients). This includes a written report on the process each client went through as well as your challenges and growth in the process.
* Two sessions from this internship will be in donation to a chosen non-profit organization.
◊ Participating in at least two (out of three) supervision sessions in small groups each year.
◊ Technical requirement – Being able to always connect from a stable connection with either a laptop or a desktop connected by a cable to the internet – this requirement is both for your own learning experience and for that of your fellow students.
Overview and syllabus of the certification program:
This is an online, two level experiential and practical training.
The learning will be a balance of theory, personal practice, sharing, pair/small group practice and group sessions.
We will develop a systemic approach, working with real issues from both students personal lives and professional practice.
By the end of this professional healing and learning journey you will have 266 full hours of experience, learning, practice, representing for others, being a client and of course, facilitating.
First level (Foundations training):
This level focuses on:
◊ Learning the basics and foundations of Family Constellations.
◊ Adding Systemic & Family Constellations interventions and structures to your clinical work.
◊ Gaining confidence and skill in facilitating early on in the program.
◊ Developing Inter-generational, Systemic and phenomenological perspective.
◊ Learning to facilitate full sessions in 1*1 clinical settings.
◊ Using Shadow work to enhance your client-facilitator relationships, create a safer container for your clients, and broaden the range of issues and of clients you can work with.
*This level will be taught mainly by Nir Esterman.
First level syllabus:
◊ History and origins of Family Constellations.
◊ Radical acknowledgement and accepting what is.
◊ The orders of love (belonging, hierarchy & precedence, balance of give and take) and the effects of their violation.
◊ The orders of helping.
◊ Inter-generational transfer and inter-generational (historic) trauma.
◊ Healing the wound of the past, reintegrating with our family and ancestors.
◊ Working with representatives and representations, understanding the spatial and relational aspects of positions.
◊ The family structure, hidden loyalty and entanglement.
◊ Recovering harmony – Reconciliation within the Family of Origin and in the current family.
◊ Early death and misfortune, abortions, miscarriages and their effect on the family system.
◊ Personal and family conscience.
◊ The knowing (morpho-genetic) field.
◊ The phenomenological and systemic approaches of family constellations.
◊ Family secrets.
◊ Trauma and the perpetrator-victim-savior-silent accomplice archetypal roles.
◊ Collective trauma, healing and support. Reintegration with culture.
◊ Understanding and using transference, projection and projective-identification from a systemic and Shadow perspective.
◊ Constellations with physical & emotional and mental symptoms.
◊ Enhancing business success with systemic tools and perspectives.
◊ Shadow work and Shadow main archetype.
◊ Internal and External belonging.
◊ Client-Facilitator relationships Shadow aspects.
◊ Boundaries of Constellation work.
◊ A variety of inquiry processes.
◊ Facilitating 1*1 and small group constellations.
◊ Learning to work with structures and to develop your own structures.
◊ Self facilitation, self supervision and supervising others.
♥ The highly practical nature of this training will support you in quickly integrating the new tools and perspectives with what you already know and do well, in online and in person setting.
Second level (advanced training):
This level focuses on:
◊ Widening your scope of issues, facilitation styles and systemic perspective.
◊ Building within you, a fuller, more interconnected professional facilitator.
◊ A deeper phenomenological approach in 1*1 and group settings.
◊ Learning to facilitate full sessions in group settings.
◊ Deepening Shadow work around core issues and wounds for both yourself and your clients.
This year is built of 4 mini-modules of 5 lessons each, in addition to group supervision, masterclasses and practicum.
Deepening Shadow work mini-module (With Nir Esterman) – Learning to work with core Shadows such as helplessness, aggression, vulnerability, sexuality & death.
Relationships mini-module (with Meirav Schreiber) – Learning to facilitate for couples, parents-children issues, parents counseling, inner child and trauma in relationships.
Constellations of the Soul mini-module(with Gali Bear) – Deepening the soul and spirit connections, getting in touch with the roots of our soul and working with our will and spiritual guidance.
Group Constellations Facilitation mini-module (With Nir Esterman) – Stepping up from 1*1 or small group facilitation to working with full groups, learning to hold the group and the field, practicing supervised group work and more.
In addition to learning from the challenges the students will bring into the lessons, you will also participate in group supervision.
Each level includes three lessons dedicated to group supervision.
During the training you will receive one group supervision focused on you and you will also take part in the group supervision of your fellow students.
This format supports you as a facilitator, as a colleague offering supervision to your peers, and a supervisor.
Each training level includes 20 hours of practicum with real clients.
You will find 2-4 clients (could be existing clients) to work with and practice your new skills.
A short summary of the process each client went through, as well as a reflection on your learning process will be submitted by you at the end of the practicum.
The practicum is to take place during the certification program so that you will be able to bring questions to the group and receive support when you need it.
This is yet another support for you to integrate Family Constellations quickly into your clinical practice.
The entire two levels training will include:
♥ A total of 50 lessons (3.5 hours each):
♥ 40 theory & practice lessons (20 each level).
♥ 6 Group supervision (3 each level).
♥ 4 masterclasses with special guest teachers (2 each level):
⊗ Jan Jacob Stam – Netherlands.
⊗ Jonine Lee Gabay – Australia.
⊗ Yishai Gaster – Israel.
⊗ Sneh Schnabel – Germany.
♥ One personal meeting with Nir Esterman or Ayelet Sivan, the course assistant, to support your personal and professional development.
♥ Each student will receive a group session during the theory and practice lessons.
♥ 40 hours of practicum with real clients (20 each level).
♥ 50 Weekly peer-practice of 1 hour at your convenience (independently arranged between students).
In addition, you will receive:
♠ A discounted price for all short online workshops given during the learning period.
♠ Free recording of 3 different online workshops of your choice.
♠ Entrance into the alumni training and support platform.
Registration is for the entire program.
It is for professionals who already work with people and wish to learn a new powerful and practical healing modality
This combination of basic training with a clinical focus, together with the guest teachers from “The Contellation Path” and with the four masterclasses, the group supervision and the practicum will provide you with a diversity of facilitation skills, space holding and teaching styles to integrate this work into your practice.
2021-2022: Foundations & Advanced training
Training times and dates:
♣ The first, foundations training level will begin on the 3rd of May, 2021 and end by the 20th of December 2021.
♣ The second, advanced training level will begin on the 3rd of January 2022, and end by the 18th of July 2022.
♣ All classes will take place on Mondays. 8:30 – 12:00 UK time (GMT).
2021 – Foundations training dates:
May: 3rd, 10th, (17th – A break), 24th, 31st.
June: 7th, 14, 21st, 28th.
July: 5th, 12th – End of First foundations module,
19th (Group supervision), 26th – Reserved
& Summer break.
September: 13th, 20th, 27th.
October: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th.
November: 1st, 8th, 15th – End of Second foundations module,
22nd (Group supervision), 29th (Masterclass).
December: 6th (Masterclass), 13th (Group supervision & First level graduation), 20 – Reserved
Christmas & New years eve’ break.
2022 – Advanced training:
January: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st – End of Shadow Constellations mini-module.
February: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th.
March: 7th – End of Relationships Constellations mini-module,
14th – Reserved, 21st (Group Supervision), 28th (Masterclass).
May: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd – End of Soul Constellations mini-module,
June: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th – End of Group Constellations Facilitation mini-module.
July: 4th (Masterclass), 11th (Group supervision), 18th (group supervision & Graduation party), 25th – Reserved.
* Please take into consideration that on some occasions, there may be changes in dates due to unexpected reasons. In such cases, the schedule will move forward to the next available Monday reserved in the schedule (Reserved Mondays are listed as such).
Cost and payment options:
Participation is for the entire program.
Each training level costs 2000€.
The entire certification program costs 4000€.
It is possible to pay in 20 monthly installments of 200€.
This option is for holders of international credit cards.
This arrangement is based on an renewable monthly payment so that your credit limit is only changed by 200€.
It is also possible to pay through Paypal.
This option is limited to 10 monthly installments.
We are offering two partial payment scholarships for this program of 40% discount.
Students receiving the scholarship will only pay 2400 Euro for the entire program (with the same payment options).
To be considered for the scholarship you need to:
1. Have a real financial need of this scholarship.
2. Be already working a significant portion of your practice with those socially in need (e.g. immigrants, deep poverty).
3. Have a deep intention to take this work into your practice.
4. Pass the personal interview like all students.
5. Write a short (up to one page) description of yourself, your work and the reasons for applying for this scholarship.
Please attach this description in the registration form (in word or pdf, up to 1 Mb file size).
Important note – The certification program depends on a minimal number of participants to be opened.
The Constellation Path Institute
This training is recognized as a full certification program in “The Constellation Path – International Institute for the Study of Systemic Constellationsmm” founded by Yishai Gaster.
All, teachers other than the masterclasses are certified teachers from the school.
In order to complete the full certification program and receive the certification, you will need to complete in a satisfactory way, all the requirements mentioned above.
The Certification Program Team
Nir Esterman - Principle Teacher (Group & Shadow Constellations)
♥ The developer of Shadow Constellations.
♥ Lives in Israel and teacher internationally.
♥ Specializes in working with professional in the field of healing and personal development.
♥ A staff member of “The Constellation Way” School of Systemic Constellations.
♥ A staff member of the Embodiment Facilitator Course (EFC), Russia.
♥ M.Sc in Science teaching – Researching Interdisciplinary learning.
♥ B.Sc in Bioinformatics.
Nir’s approach offers a unique mixture of a deep, respectful commitment to the healing and development process, together with humor, and an interdisciplinary approach to learning and facilitating.
Drawing from years of clinical practice and teaching, Nir’s approach can be described as Embodied, trauma informed, inter-subjective, eye level, providing a compassionate safe while supporting a direct connection with What lies hidden deep within us and our inter-generational Shadow.
Experience Nir Esterman:
You are welcome to watch the following one hour recording of sessions in online conferences with Nir.
Each one includes some theory and a guided practice you can do yourself.
For a more personal and real-time experience,
you are welcome to join the free certification program webinar:
Monday, the 1st of February 2021, 9:00-10:30 UK time.
Please fill in the form just below below the video’s to register for the free webinar.
A session on Inter-generational trauma in the Embodied trauma conference (2020) organized and hosted by Karine Bell.
A session on Healing Inter-generational trauma and Shadow work in
The Embodiment Conference (2020)
Free Webinar Registration:
Ayelet Sivan, Program Assistant
♥ A certified professional Co Active Coach (CTI The Coaches Training Institute).
♥ A certified Focusing trainer (The Focusing Institute New York).
♥ A former international strategic consultant.
Meirav Schreiber Conte - Teacher (Relationships Constellations)
Meirav Schreiber Conte
♥ A dance therapist since 2001 specializing in emotional therapy and spiritual care.
♥ A staff and council member of “The Constellation Path” school of systemic constellations founded by Yishai Gaster.
as I discovered over the years that “meaning of life” for me is to stay with
my experience in an open ended curiosity that teaches me about
relationships of all kinds, with family, friends, the world and the
Almaas in 2006 where I keep myself engaged in a live inquiry and add
this nature of inner work to the Family Constellations path.
Gali Bear - Teacher (Constellations of the Soul)
Gali Bear( dip.ac & ch)
♥ A Chinese medicine expert specializing in women health and wholeness.
♥ Developer of needling on representations method.
♥ A woman circle facilitator and a great believer in a long group process.
♥ A staff member of “The Constellation Path” school of systemic constellations founded by Yishai Gaster.
I am an explorer in the universal playground,
I love to travel from the body to other dimensions and bring back the knowledge to embody in flesh.”
Jan Jacob Stam (Masteclass)
Jan Jacob Stam (Netherlands)
♥ Founder of the Dutch Bert Hellinger Institute and Northernlight publishers
♥ International teacher and an expert in Organizational and Societal Constellations
♥ Author of six books on systemic work, organizer of many congresses.
♥ Studied biology and educational sciences.
“I feel like an explorer.
The systemic approach and constellations are deeply satisfying my curiosity in understanding the essence of social
I feel like a small boy on the beach of the vast ocean of yet unknown knowledge and wisdom, being happy to find from time to time a
beautiful shell washed ashore”
Jonine Lee Gabay (Masterclass)
Jonine Lee Gabay (Australia)
♥ International Family/Systemic Constellations facilitator & teacher & Mindfulness based Breathwork Trainer.
♥ Psychotherapist and NLP Practitioner.
♥ Organizer of the annual International Australian intensive.
♥ Expertise including relationships counseling, Incest & sexual abuse recovery, grief & depression, fertility and more.
“If there is an area I love to teach, it is parts-work with constellations, accessing JOY as a core internal STATE and reference point“
Yishai Gaster (Masterclass)
Yishai Gaster (Israel)
♥ International Systemic, family and organizational Constellations trainer and facilitator.
♥ Founder of The Constellation’s Path – Institute for the Study of Systemic Constellations.
♥ Co-founder of ReMind – A Constellations based consulting agency for organizations
♥ A graduate of the Chiron Center for Holistic Psychotherapy (UK) and a UKCP integrative psychotherapist.
♥ As a lover of the international community he has moved around quite a lot, living for extensive periods of time in Israel, London, Tokyo, and Silicon Valley USA
“When we feel whole and at peace with what we have done today, we will have good support for what we will do tomorrow.
Sneh Victoria Schnabel (Masterclass)
Sneh Victoria Schnabel (Germany)
• Facilitator and long-term instructor (DGfS) of constellation work, founder of the School for the Path Less Traveled.
• Initiator and co-director of the conference series: Constellation Work and Spirituality (2004, 2006, 2008).
• Guest lecturer and trainer at institutes in Germany and abroad; lecturer at international conferences.
• 2008—2016 member of the faculty of the annual “International Intensive” in Bernried. Germany.
• Co-author: ”Derselbe Wind läßt viel Drachen steigen” (The same wind causes many kites to rise), Carl-Auer-Systeme Verlag and ”Returning to Membership in Earth Community: Systemic Constellations with Nature”.
• Various articles in German and English journals.
”Apart from the fact that learning experiences like to hide in our normal everyday life, they tend to be mercilessly noticeable during my work with groups. Escaping, or ”know it already!”, does not work.
Uncomfortable? Yes. Boring? Never.
Especially new information, just acquired as ”secure knowledge” is prone to being pulled away from under my feet with regularity; and often the opposite of the logical proves correct, but without me being able to rely on it.
And, as time goes by, all my convictions about how life ought to work keep loosing their grip.
But what remains is that I keep stumbling on these breathtaking lookouts–showing the wonders of this life with all its beauty–that I can not help but want to share them with everyone and the entire world!”
Full Certification Program Registration Form
Please note that Nir Esterman, Ayelet Sivan (the training assistant) and The Constellation Path – Institute for The Study of Systemic Constellations do not assume any responsibility for, nor are they liable for, the actions, non-actions, words or behaviors of teachers, facilitators, therapists and clinicians associated or trained by Nir Esterman himself, or other trainers of the above institute.
For that reason, Nir Esterman, Ayelet SIvan and the above institute cannot warrant or endorse the services provided by other trainers or facilitators.