EMDR

EMDR Professional Training™ Announces Jam-Packed Fall of Advanced Live Courses

OUR FALL LINE-UP IS HERE! All three courses to be held on the campus of Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, California. RTEP/GTEP   Josie Juhasz, MA, LPC October 12 – 13 Apply EMDR Therapy for early intervention to trauma with detailed information regarding the Recent Traumatic Episode Protocol and the Group Traumatic Episode Protocol. “Part of me wants to quit, and part of me doesn’t”: An Integrative Developmental Approach to Addiction   Susan Brown, LCSW, BCD November 2 – 3 Develop skills working with trauma, substance use disorder, and other challenging patterns of behavior using an "Integrative Developmental Approach" within an EMDR therapy framework. DeTUR™: An Urge Reduction Protocol in Dealing with Addictions and Dysfunctional Behaviors      A.J. Popky, Ph.D. December 7 – 8 Learn and practice DeTUR™, an Urge Reduction Protocol for addictions and dysfunctional behaviors and the underlying causing traumas, based on the AIP EMDR model. Register for [...]

Basic Training in Long Beach, California — Register Now!

Registration is closing soon... EMDR Therapy Basic Training -- Long Beach, California  Just a few days left to register for Basic Training starting this September in Long Beach. Our next Basic Training series is Fall 2019 on the campus of California State University, Long Beach. Basic Training Weekends in Long Beach: Weekend 1 – 9/20-22 2019 Weekend 2 – 10/18-20, 2019 Weekend 3 – 11/15-17, 2019 When you take your EMDR basic training with EMDR Professional Training, you learn and practice EMDR Therapy with the best.  Dr. Curtis Rouanzoin and Dr. Michelle Gottlieb lead all three weekends and also provide consultation to complete your training.   Each training weekend blends theoretical instruction with practical application as experienced facilitators lead small break out groups where you learn how to apply EMDR protocols.  Upon completion, you'll have 57 hours of training. Completing your basic training with EMDR Professional Training includes consultation, so no additional cost [...]

You Know It. Now, Present It!

You Know Your Stuff.  It's Time You Shared It. Are you gearing up to present at the EMDRIA Conference?  Have a presentation coming up for another group of colleagues?  Just want to know how to approach creating your own presentation for any audience? You’ve come to the right place. EMDR Professional Training now offers an e-course for creating and giving presentations called “You Know It.  Now, Present It!”  From conceiving your goals and objectives to creating accompanying audiovisuals, this course sparks your imagination and sends you on your way with a handy bag of tools for your success. “You Know It.  Now, Present It!” is available now in EMDR Professional Training’s list of online courses.  Take it at your own pace; open units as you need them; use the tools however you’d like.  This course is designed to encourage you to look at your presentation as your entry to an [...]

R & R by the Sea: Beachside Memories Await You!

While you attend the EMDRIA conference this fall (September 12-15), you might want to take a day (or two) for a little beach time.  Morning, afternoon, or evening, Southern California beaches are part of what makes this area really special.  Here are a few suggestions depending on what you enjoy seaside. Huntington Beach is the ultimate Orange County beach town.  Sometimes referred to as Surf City, H.B. is known for its expansive beaches, plentiful beachside parking, and surfable waves.  You’ll find plenty of places to eat, too.  Here are a few suggestions: Pacific City Mall– great eats, shopping, and beautiful views. A good spot in the evening for gazing at the sunset while having a bite with friends. Ruby’s on the Pier– Southern California’s diner offers a menu of burgers, fries, and amazing shakes.  A great stop after a day on the sand. Into surf culture?  Stop at Jack’s.  From surfboards [...]

EMDRIA Orange County: Prepped for Fun!

Are you prepped for some fun in Orange County this September? With the EMDRIA Conference coming up soon in Orange County, California, it's time to start planning your fun along with your professional networking and continued learning. So, what is there to do in Orange County? Answer:  Just about everything. In this blog, we're highlighting the Anaheim area because there's so much right next to your hotel room at the conference! Disneyland Resort Haven't visited Disneyland in a while?  You'll want to make room in your schedule.  Disney's California Adventure, Disneyland, and Downtown Disney have all undergone improvements with many exciting attractions. The newest, of course, is Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge in Disneyland.  Not to be outdone, however, California Adventure boasts the Guardians of the Galaxy attraction Mission: BREAKOUT!  Family favorites are the iconic Carsland where you can interact with Lightning McQueen and Mater as they roll through Radiator [...]

EMDRIA Conference — Registration Now Open!

Registration is open now for the 2019 EMDRIA Conference September 12-15, in Orange County, California. This year’s EMDRIA conference promises to be a rewarding week with a full line-up of informative workshops as well as networking opportunities with other professionals. To get started with your registration to the 2019 EMDRIA Conference, click here. The EMDRIA Conference is an excellent opportunity for: - Social Workers - Psychiatrists - Psychologists - Counselors - Mental Health Professionals At this year's conference, you'll learn about clinical innovations to improve client care, identify ways to improve mental health within your community, and network with colleagues who can share solutions to challenges you may face. The Hyatt Orange County, just a few blocks south of the Disneyland Resort®, is a perfectly central location to enjoy the local sights and entertainment along with your time at the conference. EMDR Professional Training™ will be at the conference, too!  [...]

Answer the Call – Long Beach Basic Training Fall 2019

Register for EMDR Therapy Basic Training -- Long Beach, California  Can’t make it to our trainings this summer?  Good news!  You can join us this fall!   Our next Basic Training series is Fall 2019 on the campus of California State University, Long Beach. Dates for Long Beach, California, Basic Training: Weekend 1 – 9/20-22 2019 Weekend 2 – 10/18-20, 2019 Weekend 3 – 11/15-17, 2019 When you take your EMDR basic training with EMDR Professional Training, get ready to be taught by the best.  Dr. Curtis Rouanzoin and Dr. Michelle Gottlieb lead all three weekends and also provide consultation to complete your training.   Each training weekend blends theoretical instruction with practical application as experienced facilitators lead small break out groups where you learn how to apply EMDR protocols. Completing your basic training with EMDR Professional Training includes consultation as part of the training package, so no additional cost or time is [...]

Registration Open: Basic Training — Claremont, CA

It's time! Registration is now open for EMDR Therapy Basic Training! EMDR Professional Training presents our three-weekend Basic Training at the Smith Campus Center located on the tree-lined campus of Pomona College, one of The Claremont Colleges in Claremont, California. Dr. Curtis Rouanzoin EMDR Therapy Basic Training requires excellent trainers and facilitators, and you get it all with EMDR Professional Training.  Led by two of the best in the field, internationally known premier trainers Dr. Curtis Rouanzoin and Dr. Michelle Gottlieb are both highly experienced and completely accessible in their teaching styles.  All three informative training weekends blend theoretical instruction with practical application.  Knowledgeable and experienced facilitators lead small break out groups where you'll learn how to apply EMDR protocols.  You'll simply learn from and practice with the best! Your training with EMDR Professional Training includes consultation as part of the training package, so no additional cost or time [...]

Becoming Known: An Advanced Training with Andrew Seubert

Online Course Available Soon! EMDR Professional Training presents Becoming Known: A relational model for Parts/Ego State work in EMDR Therapy, an advanced training with Andrew Seubert, LMHC, NCC.  The author of several publications including his books The Courage to Feel: A Practical Guide to the Power and Freedom of Emotional Honesty (2008) and How Simon Left His Shell:  The Courage to Feel for Young People (2014), Seubert presents this advanced course as a practical training in the integration of "parts" or ego state work with EMDR practice. This course evolved from Andrew Seubert’s work as an EMDR consultant and trainer, during which he realized the crucial need for ego state competence when working with trauma and dissociation.  This relational model utilizes the relationship among parts, client, and therapist to achieve personality-wide collaboration and eventual healing.  It is completely compatible with other models of parts therapy.  Seubert’s goal for the course is that participants [...]

A Valuable Addition: Basic Training in EMDR Therapy

Traditional therapies take time, and it can be disheartening to see clients move backward after gaining a few steps forward.  EMDR Therapy provides you with the valuable tools you need in your therapy practice. Basic Training is a three-weekend training course covering all of the basics of EMDR Therapy.  Within the three weekends you gain understanding in both the history of EMDR Therapy and the mechanisms by which the theory works.  By the end of your training you will be able to articulate the 3-pronged, 8-phased EMDR protocol. At EMDR Professional Training’s Basic Training weekends, you learn from the best.  Dr. Curtis Rouanzoin brings over 27 years of experience in EMDR Therapy and is internationally known as a premier trainer.  Dr. Michelle Gottlieb is an international speaker of the topic of EMDR Therapy who is known for presenting the principles of EMDR in an accessible style. Both are university professors with [...]