Dr. Marc Muret
Director of the EFT3 Institute
Psychiatrist and psychotherapist

  • Born: 1951 in Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Nationality: Swiss

Education and Academic Degrees

  • 1969-1976  Studies of medicine in Lausanne (Switzerland).
  • 1976 Swiss state examination
  • 1979-1983 Specialization in psychiatry. Paris, Geneva, Zurich.
  • 1982 Certificat d’Etudes Spéciales de Psychiatrie, Paris VI.
  • 1982 Doctorat en médecine (University of Geneva). Thesis about art-therapy: “L’art-thérapie” Published in 1983 by Retz , Paris “Les Art-thérapies ” and Orac 1988, Vienna
  • 1984 – 1999 Training in Complementary and Alternative Medicine: homeopathy (Dr. Jus et H. Heudens), nutrition (Dr. Kousmine), massage (Dr. Furter), Holistic Kinesiology (Dr. Franks),
  • 2002 – 2004 Curriculum of psychotraumatology: EMDR Practitioner (Dr. A.Hoffman), Screening technique (Dr. H. U Besse), Debriefing (Dr. Perren-Klingler).
  • 2004 Training in NLP and Erickson Milton Hypnosis Ericksonienne (Dr. Perren- Klingler, Swiss Institute of psychotraumatology)
  • 2005 NLP Master (NLP Institute , Zurich)
  • 2005 EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) (DVD Cary Craig)
  • 2006-2008. Diagnostic and treatment of chronic psychotrauma. Dissociative troubles.  (Dr Ellert Nijenhuis). Cycle I&II (8 seminars).
  • 2007-2008 Treatment of dissociative troubles (Michaela Huber) (5 seminars).
  • 2006 Introduction to Somatic Experiencing (Peter Levine)
  • 2008 DeGPT-Fachtitel “Spezielle Psychotraumatherapie (DeGPT)”.  Deutschsprachige Gesellschaft für Psychotraumatologie (German Society for Psychotraumatology).
  • 2009 4 days seminar Stephen Porges, Polyvagal Theory
  • 2010 Training in Neurofeedback, Siegfried und Sue Othmer ( www.eeginfo.com), Munich.
  • 2011 Introduction to Ho’oponopono, Basic 1, Patrice Julien
  • 2012 Reference Point Therapy Level I
  • 2012 Psycho-Bio-Acupressure PBA, Level 1 & 2 (Dr. Delatte), Mulhouse
  • 2013 Hypnotherapy: Jerry Kein, Hansruedi Wipf. NGH (National Guild of Hypnotists) Certificate
  • 2014 Optimal EFT Workshop, Cary Craig (October, San Francisco).
  • 2015 Rapid Hypnosis Techniques, Hansruedi Wipf, OMNI
  • 2016 Regress to Cause (Hypnosis), Hansruedi Wipf, OMNI


  • “Les Art-thérapies”, Retz, 1983, Paris . “Gesund durch Kreativität”, Orac Verlag, 1988, Vienna. A book about art-therapy.

Teaching and Leading

  • 1978 -1985 Workshops and lectures about creativity and art-therapy (Ecole Sociale, Lausanne, Ecole Sociale /Genève, Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne / CREE, Paris).
  • 1982 – 83  Fear of flying workshops in collaboration with Swissair Airlines
  • 2005: 3 weeks teaching (in english) of basic psychotraumatology to school teachers, psychologists and helpers in Sri Lanka, 3 monthes after the Tsunami.  Report published in the „Schweizerische Ärztezeitung, 2005, Nr.24“ (http://www.saez.ch/pdf/2005/2005-24/2005-24-759.PDF
  • 2005 – present Post-graduate teaching for young psychiatrists : psychotraumatology, hypnosis, dissociation, Brief Therapy, traumatherapy, creativity. www.forum-psychiatrie.ch
  • 2007-2008:  EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) training for psychotrauma experts in Zurich
  • 2009-2010 Workshop: “Dissociative vs. associative techniques to treat dissociation”: International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation ISSTD Washington 2009 / Second European conference of the European Society of Trauma and Dissociation ESTD in Belfast 2010 /International Congress of Psychotherapy, Lucerne 2010 (Switzerland).
  • 2012 “Eft3 a dissociative technique of integration”: Third European conference of the European Society of Trauma and Dissociation, Berlin (Germany)(29 – 30.03.2012).
  • 2012 – present  Eft3 for psychotherapists: 2 days-workshop in Morges (french) and Zurich (german), supervision and technical seminars.
  • 2014 “Creating a Visual Teaching of Dissociation that People can understand” and “The good dissociation”. Forth European conference of the European Society of Trauma and Dissociation, Kopenhagen (March 28-29, 2014).
  • 2014  Hypnoseconvention Zurich OMNI : Workshops ”EFT and Hypnosis: a Synergetic Work”, ” EFT3 with Hypnosis”  www.hypnosekongress.net
  • 2015 Workshop: “Neurowissenschaft & Hypnose” (Neuroscience & Hypnosis). OMNI Kongress, Zurich.
  • 2016 + 2017 Workshop “HypnoEFT”. Schweizerisches Zentrum für EFT (www.emofree.ch) (Swiss EFT Center).
  • 2015 – 2016 Workshops “HypnoEFT & EFT3″, Center for Hypnosis OMNI in Effretikon and EFT3 Institute
  • 2016 Worshops “EFT3” + “HypnoEFT Speeddating”. ‘Hypnosis Convention London + Berlin OMNI
  • 2017 Lecture “DIssoziation als mimetische Strategie in der Behandlung von dissoziativen Störungen”. (Dissociation as mimetic strategy in the treatment of dissociative disorders). Tagung Deutschsprachige Gesellschaft für Psychotraumatologie DeGPT / Zürcher Psychotraumatologie-Tagung, Zurich
  • 2017 Workshops “HypnoEFT3” + “Burnout & Hypnose”. OMNI Hypnosis Convention, Zurich. (www.hypnosekongress.net).

Therapeutic experiences

  • Freudian psychoanalysis 1972-76
  • 1968-2012: Autogen training, Reichian vegetotherapy (Dr. Navarro), Bioenergy (Gerda Boyesen, Jérôme Lyss), Loss and Mourning (Kanakakis), Quadrinity process (part. and co-leader), Avatar, Vision Quest, Men workshop (part. and co-leader), EMDR individual therapy, REference Point Therapy, Reconnection (Eric Pearl), Psycho-Bio-Acupressure (Delatte)


  • Association of Swiss Doctors (Verbindung der Schweizer Ärztinnen und Ärzte FMH)www.fmh.ch
  • Swiss Society for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy (Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie SGPP)  www.psychiatrie.ch
  • Zurich Society for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy (Zürcher Gesellschaft für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie ZGPP) www.psychiatrie-zuerich.ch
  • Medical Society of the county of Zurich (Ärztegesellschaft des Kantons Zürich AGZ)www.aerzte-zh.ch
  • German Society for Psychotraumatology (Deutschsprachige Gesellschaft für Psychotraumatologie DeGPT)  www.degpt.de
  • ISSD International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation www.isst-d.org
  • ESTD European society for Trauma and Dissociation www.estd.org
  • EMDR Switzerland  www.emdr-schweiz.ch

Hobbies and family

  • Yoga. Reading and writing novels.  Reading scientific books in my free time. Playing Blues and Rock on the piano. Listening Bach and Jazz. Creating websites, events and parties. Talking about psychology and politic with my wife. Running. Eating vegetarian.
  • Married, one 23 years old son. My wife works with me as psychologist and psychoanalyst.