Jacqueline Erb


Jacqueline Erb is a hypnotherapist (NGH/VSH). She trained with Gabriel Palacios, one of the most highly regarded and successful hypnotherapists in Switzerland. She regularly attends further training courses to hone her skill. For example in Ego States therapy, but also in hypnosis to alleviate pain, medical hypnosis or shadow work with Barbara Prinzing (IGM).



Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP)

Jacqueline Erb is a Somatic Experiencing®  (SE™) Practitioner according to Dr. Peter A. Levine, a very effective body oriented method to release trauma, shock, blockages and stress. She trained at the Polarity Institut in Zürich and participated in numerous master classes and seminars in Switzerland and the US, conducted by Dr. Peter Levine in person. 

  • Interaction between shock trauma and developmental trauma (2020)
  • Eye of the Needle I/II (near-death experiences, coma)  (2018/2019)
  • Bedrohung, Trauma-Eindrücke und die Augen (2019)
  • Autoimmune diseases (2018)
  • SE and neuronal processes (with Dr. Peter Levine and Prof. Stephen Porges 1(2017)
  • Shame and Pride (2017)
  • Medical Trauma (2017)
  • Eyes, viscera and bones (2017)
  • Interozeptives Gewahrsein (Tiefgründige innere Veränderungen) (2017)
  • Emotion, Memory and Idendity  
    (How emotions and memories shape the idendity of a person) (2016)
  • Embodied mindfulness (1916)
  • Language without words (Internalized communication between body and brain) (2016)

 She regularly attends Peter Levine's case consults.


Jacqueline is a member of Somatic Experiencing International and Somatic  Experiencing Switzerland.



1Professor Stephen Porges is the founder of the  Polyvagal Theory

Hypnosis, Somatic Experiencing
Jacqueline Erb

Jacqueline Erb regularly attends professional development and update courses, for example:

  • Grief and Loss with Woltamede Hartman Ph.D (Ego-States-Therapy Switzerland) (2021)
  • Transgeneration Ego States with Kerstin Hentschel, (Ego-States-Therapy Switzerland) (2020)
  • EmotionAid®- Emotional First Aid for Stress Management with Cathy Lawy and Maskit Gilan Shochat, ITI International Trauma-Healing Institute, Raanana Israel. (Facilitator Certificate) (2020)
  • Somatic Ego States® with Dr. Maggie Phillips, (Certificate) (2019)
  • Integral Somatic Psychology (ISP) with Raja Selvam, (Modul I)
  • EKS, which is an alternative version of Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) devoloped by Gertrud Fahnenbruck, 
  • Mental Training with Grigor Nussbaumer and Andreas Ackermann
  • Somatic Experiencing® with Dr. Urs Honauer (2014-2017)
  • Hypnosis with Gabriel Palacios (2014-2015)

Jacqueline Erb is also an experienced coach, a mediator and a specialist in communication. Originally she gratuated at the law faculty of the University of Basel.


Large Global Working Experience

In 1990, Jacqueline decided to join the International Comittee of the Red Cross (ICRC) for which she worked for more than ten years in politically unstable regions and war zones in the Middle East, Bosnia and in Africa. She experienced first hand the effects of violence and war. Lateron, she worked as a communication manager in various international corporations in Switzerland. 


«My personal experiences with people of all ages and from all parts of the world, the numerous trainings in different fields and my own personal "lessons  learned", allow me to provide you with the kind of help you currently need».