Bettina Hemmingsen


Educational background

  • Social Educator BA at Grevinde Danner Seminariet of Social Work.


Post-graduate Certifications

  • Trauma supervisor by DISPUK, Snekkersten. (1 1/2 year)

  • Functionel-family therapist by MUP & FFT LLC, Copenhagen. (1-years)

  • Family-therapist & Counsellor at Kempler Institutet, Copenhagen. (3-years)

  • Psychotherapist MPF at Psykoterapeutisk Institut, Copenhagen. (2-years)

  • Body Integration Therapist in Ida Rolf Method (Structural Integration) at Rosenberg Institutet, Silkeborg (2-years)

  • Reflexologist at Helse-skolen i Søborg, Copenhagen. (2-years)


Professional Background

  • Functionel-family therapist & counsellor within the Socialcare system in Denmark

  • School-counsellor & familytherapist in International school in Germany

  • Private praxis in Counselling and Therapy in Germany/Denmark 

  • Writer and Columist for Ladybird Magazine in Egypt, Turkey and Libanon

  • HR Manager in Import Company in Denmark

  • Professional Counsellor in Psychiatric Hospital in Denmark

  • Family-counsellor in Day-treatment school for children diagnosed with various behavioural and socio/emotional problems in Denmark

  • Volunteer Telephone Counsellor at Children/Parents Hotline (Børns Vilkår) in Denmark

  • Social educator (Social Pedagogue) in various day-care & residential-care Institutions in Denmark



  • 4-day Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy by ICEEFT, Copenhagen (2021)

  • 8-week Training in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction at the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.(2014)

  • 6 month introduction course in Kundalini yoga at the Yoga Studio Maadi, Cairo. (2010)

  • 12-week intensive full day course in Yoga and Meditation at the Skandinavisk Yoga & Meditation skole, Copenhagen. (1997)

  • 6-month course in how to improve the Work Environment at Center for Arbejdsmiljø, Brøndby. (2006)



  • 6-days retreat in Assisi Italy with Echart Tolle practicing inner silence. (2013)

  • 4-day Mindfulness retreat on Als Denmark with Simon Krohn practicing yoga and inner silence. (2010)

  • 14-days Yoga & Meditation retreat in Peru by Samantha Claire & Elisabeth Pumer (2019)

  • 5-days Yoga & Meditation retreat in Sweden by Samantha Claire (2020)

  • 5-days Yoga & Meditation retreat in Sweden by Samantha Claire (2021)



  • 6 month workshop in Carl Jungs Analysis of Dreams & Symbols by Karen Helle Grue, Copenhagen.(2000)

  • 8-weeks workshop in Kundalini Yoga by Christina Bhadwati Pamgeri, Munich (2014)

  • 1-day workshop in The self of the Therapist by Jette Simon, Copenhagen (2020)

  • 3-day workshop in Trauma & spiritual experiences by Marianne Bentzen, Silkeborg (2020)

  • 2-day workshop in EFT with highly reaktive couples and trauma-treatment in couples therapy by Jette Simon, Copenhagen (2021)


Countries I have lived in

  • Denmark

  • England

  • Kenya

  • Egypt

  • Lebanon

  • Turkey

  • Germany


Bettina Hemmingsen