Bill White – EMDR Basic Training
December 6-8, 2019
This course is taught in 2 parts. Students will complete 50 hours of education while learning EMDR.
Part 1 consists of 10 hours of lecture, 10 hours of supervised practice exercises, and 5 hours of consultation.
The goal of the first part is to familiarize the client with the basics of the EMDR procedural steps and protocol. Through this instruction, the student will obtain the necessary knowledge and skills to begin the use of EMDR in his/her practice.
- Introduction to the Origins and Development of EMDR.
- Instruction on the Adaptive Information Processing (AIP) Model
- Instruction on Phase 1: History of EMDR & Phase 2: Client Preparation
- Practice exercise in developing the skills for History Taking in Client Preparation.
- Approximately 4-Hours Lecture and 3-Hours Practice Training Exercises.
- Complete instruction on Phases 3-7: Assessment, Desnsenitization, Installation, Body Scan, & Closure.
- Practice exercises with Processing a Memory with Phases 3-7. Approximately 3.5-Hours
- Instruction on managing processing, processing current triggers and future concerns, the protocol for the future template, EMDR with children, as well as the protocol for recent traumatic events, and additional containment skills. Approximately 3.5 Hours
- Practice exercises reevaluation of processed memory, processing additional relevant memories, current triggers, and future templates. Approximately 3.5 Hours.
1. The student will be able to use EMDR as a form of psychotherapy for simple cases of trauma. This means cases of simple PTSD, mood or anxiety disorders. The first part of this course does not cover working with complex cases of trauma such as clients with extensive histories of abuse or dissociative disorders.
2. The student will be able to describe the adaptive information processing model (AIP) and its relevance to EMDR.
3. The student will be able to explain what the components of a memory are as it relates to EMDR.
4. The student will be able to describe the 8 phases of EMDR therapy.
5. The student will be able to explain the basics of current EMDR research and its clinical relevance.
6. The student will be able to utilize the criteria for the selection of an EMDR client.
7. The student will be able to gather a history and develop an EMDR treatment plan for noncomplex cases. (See objective 1 on the limitations or part 1 training).
8. The student will be able to to use EMDR in a responsible manner. Meaning he/she will be able to properly prepare a client for EMDR therapy and conduct a session properly while maintaining client safety at all times.
9. The student will be able to explain EMDR to clients and prepare them for treatment.
10. The student will have confidence that he/she can use EMDR in their practice.
11.The student will have gained new skills and can use them in their practice.
Please register for this live workshop here: http://emdrinstruction.com/register
This Ce-Classes.com course is approved for CE credit by:
- The American Psychological Association (APA) Ce-Classes.com is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Ce-Classes.com maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
- This course is NOT available for NBCC credit. Social workers participating in this course will receive 20 Clinical continuing education clock hours.
- This training does not offer ASWB ACE credit to social workers.
- The Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling Provider #852 BAP-Expires 3/31/2021
- The California Board of Behavioral Sciences. The California Board of Behavioral Sciences, BBS, recognizes relevant course work/training that has been approved by nationally recognized certifying bodies, such as APA, to satisfy renewal requirements.
- California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP) Provider Number OS-12-147-0221 Expires 2-2021
- The Texas Board of Social Work Examiners, Continuing Education Provider – 5674 expires 4/30/2021.
- The Texas Board of Professional Counselors, Continuing Education Provider
- Massachusetts Authorization Number: 1776
- Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board – Provider # RCST031201 Expires 5/31/2021
- New York Social Work Board – Ce-Classes.com 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-0120.
This course is Interactive .