This training is designed to provide the participant an understanding of the efficacy of EMDR Therapy in the treatment of clients with both trauma and psychosis. Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Discuss the recent research on the effectiveness of EMDR Therapy with individuals with trauma and psychosis.
- Identify how to effectively gather detailed information regarding a client’s psychotic symptoms to aid in the development of an EMDR therapy treatment plan.
- Utilize the most effective EMDR therapy intervention given the impact of the client’s psychosis on functioning.
- Identify when a client struggling with psychosis is ready for reprocessing and how to help prepare the client for reprocessing.
- Assess when to use EMD v 8-phase Standard Protocol and how best to determine progress in treatment.
Any mental health provider who has completed Basic Training.
TRAINING LEVEL: All levels
Appropriate for all mental health professionals who have completed Basic Training.
This course is a 6 CE course. It is the participant’s responsibility to check with their individual state boards to verify CE requirements for their state. Continuing Education Credit is approved through Commonwealth Educational Seminars for the following professions. CEs are also approved through EMDRIA for 6 CEs.
Commonwealth Educational Seminars is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Commonwealth Educational Seminars maintains responsibility for these programs and their content.
Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors:
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Licensed Professional Counselors/Licensed Mental Health Counselors. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for LPCs/LMHCs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Social Workers. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for Social Workers. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content
If applicable: Social Workers – New York State
Commonwealth Educational Seminars is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers. #SW-0444.
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists:
Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists. Please visit CES CE CREDIT to see all states that are covered for LMFTs. CES maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
As an American Psychological Association (APA) approved provider, CES programs are accepted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). These courses can be utilized by nurses to renew their certification and will be accepted by the ANCC. Every state Board of Nursing accepts ANCC approved programs except California and Iowa, however CES is also an approved Continuing Education provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider # CEP15567) which is also accepted by the Iowa Board of Nursing.
EMDRIA Credits: 6
EMDRIA: EMDR Professional Training is an EC Provider (#18023) and this program (#18023-14) is approved for 6 EMDRIA Credits. Eligibility for EMDRIA Credits is restricted to those who have completed an EMDRIA-Approved Basic EMDR Training.