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2-Day Seminar: EMDR: A Rapid, Safe, and Proven Treatment for Trauma

Program Information


  1. Analyze the role of the autonomic nervous system in trauma symptomology.
  2. Articulate the clinical implications of the freeze response in trauma treatment.
  3. Characterize the potential neurobiological mechanisms of change in the empirically validated EMDR approach.
  4. Specify how EMDR techniques can build dual awareness in clients to treat the avoidance that makes trauma treatment challenging.
  5. Communicate the 8 Phases of the EMDR protocol.
  6. Determine which clients you should use EMDR with.
  7. Analyze resourcing strategies from EDMR that clinicians can use to help facilitate the processing of trauma.
  8. Characterize how EMDR techniques can be used to reinforce and activate positive neural networks.
  9. Communicate how EMDR can be modified to work with complex/developmental trauma to directly treat traumatic memories.
  10. Evaluate strategies that can help foster the critical connection between client and therapist in EMDR therapy.
  11. Articulate the research limitations and potential risks associated with EMDR.
  12. Demonstrate the order of operations for attachment-based EMDR treatment to resolve relational trauma.


Trauma and Neuroscience

How the EMDR Approach Works Trauma Symptoms and Assessment Tools Overcome Avoidance with EMDR When to Use EMDR in Treatment EMDR Trauma Treatment: The Original 8-Phase Model Demonstration of Original 8-Phase Model EMDR Techniques to Resolve Traumatic Memories Attachment-Based EMDR: Strategies to Treat Relational Trauma Research Limitations and Potential Risks

Copyright : 02/20/2020

Virtual EMDR: A How-to Guide to Providing EMDR via Telehealth

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  1. Utilize tools and techniques to assist clients in regulating and de-escalate trauma associated triggers via telehealth.
  2. Analyze different ways to utilize and provide EMDR to clients via telehealth.
  3. Develop client resources and teach self-efficacy through EMDR resourcing activities via telehealth.


Quick EMDR Overview of the Basics

EMDR and Telehealth: How to Adapt to a Virtual World

Copyright : 04/16/2020

2-Day: Certified Clinical Telemental Health Provider Training: A Therapist Guide for Ethical, Legal and Technology Concerns when Using Teletherapy

Program Information


Research about Telehealth Services

Application of Ethical Codes


State Law Applications

Efforts to Improve Telehealth Interjurisdictional Practice

Case Examples for Using Various Forms of Telehealth Best practices for telehealth

Processes & Procedures

Delivery Platforms Keeping Ethics/HIPAA in Mind

Screening and Suitability of the Client

Professional Boundary Considerations

Multicultural Considerations

Theoretical Considerations for Telehealth

Self-Care for the Clinician

Dos and Don'ts of Social Media

The Era of Electronic Records



  1. Analyze the ethical principles and applications of ethical codes for telehealth services.
  2. Determine the HIPAA guidelines and how they apply to telehealth services.
  3. Assess inter-state issues associated with telehealth and how to stay in compliance.
  4. Determine best practices for creating a good setting for telemental health services.
  5. Evaluate how to implement policies and procedures that are necessary for maintaining an ethical telehealth practice.
  6. Assess electronic services and platforms for delivering ethical telemental health services.
  7. Determine how to screen for suitable clients for telemental health services.
  8. Assess how to effectively manage boundary issues that might arise during telemental health services.
  9. Determine which therapeutic practices are conducive to telemental health services.
  10. Assess the threats that technology poses to the confidentiality and privacy of clients.
  11. Determine how to maintain ethical standards and compliance while utilizing social media technology.
  12. Determine how to correctly manage electronic records in a telemental health setting.

Copyright : 07/21/2020