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EMDR Training: Integrating EMDR into your clinical practice

July 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

EMDR Training: Integrating EMDR into your clinical practice, 5-Day Intensive

Presenter: Roy Kiessling, LISW, EMDRIA & Team

Dates: July 24-28, 2022 (Sunday-Thursday)

Fee: $1995. Special Discount for Groups and Early Career Professionals. Please reach out to us at nachasconsulting@gmail.com 

Venue: Kiamesha Lake (Sullivan County), New York

Includes lunch and snacks, handouts, and CE credits.

Note: 10 hours of consultation is required as part of the EMDRIA approved basic training. We have included the cost of these 10 hours of consultation as part of your basic training registration fee.

There is no known commercial support nor conflict of interest for this program.

Please scroll to the bottom of this page for registration information.

 

 

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

This course meets all EMDR International Association requirements for an EMDR Basic Training Course. Integrating EMDR into your Clinical Practice teaches mental health clinicians the foundations of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy through lectures, videos, demonstrations, and practice sessions between participants. At the completion of this course, participants will have applied the Adaptive Information Processing theoretical approach to psychotherapy, the eight phases of EMDR therapy, and how to utilize EMDR with a variety of clinical populations. Special instruction is given on working with clients from a beliefs-focused approach and varying applications of bilateral stimulation depending on the needs of each particular client. As of 2020, this course also teaches clinicians how to utilize EMDR in a telehealth environment.

Intended audience: counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, etc.

Skill level: This is a beginner level EMDR training course.

Participants must complete the entire EMDR training course, which includes 10 hours of group consultation, within 12 months (1 year) from their initial start date. Please consider this deadline when registering for the training.

EMDR Consulting is an EMDRIA Approved training provider, and therefore, this training is EMDRIA Approved. Our approval status can be viewed on EMDRIA’s website.

 

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Best Western Monticello

Honors Haven Ellenville

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Meet the Instructor:

Roy Kiessling, LISW, is an EMDRIA-certified trainer and the founder of EMDR Consulting.  Trained in EMDR in 1995, Roy grew professionally as one of Francine Shapiro’s training facilitators (1997-2001), then as a senior trainer for her humanitarian organization (2001-2013) and finally as a senior trainer for Francine’s EMDR Institute (2006-2013).  Through EMDR Consulting, Roy and his team of trainers and coaches have conducted hundreds of EMDRIA-Approved basic EMDR trainings, educated over 10,000 clinicians in the Belief Focused Neurological Approach to EMDR, and taught innovative approaches including extended resourcing and neurological target planning and processing, using his EMDR Processing Continuum: EMD^, EMDr, EMDR.

 

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be better able to:

  1. Describe the Adaptive Information Processing approach
  2. Identify the key elements of a memory
  3. Distinguish between adaptive, isolated, and frozen memory networks
  4. Contrast REM, orientation response, and working memory as they apply to EMDR
  5. Recall EMD’s original research
  6. Recognize client appropriateness for EMDR treatment
  7. Demonstrate client preparation techniques
  8. Apply the core belief approach to case conceptualization
  9. Practice Target Sequence Planning
  10. Differentiate between EMD^, EMDr, and EMDR
  11. Practice processing using EMD^
  12. Explain how EMDR treatment integrates into the client’s overall treatment plan
  13. Explain how EMDR can be applied to treating children
  14. Identify EMDR techniques for self-use
  15. Compare using CID and A-TIP
  16. Explain how to use EMDR in a virtual environment

 

 

Criteria for Registration: 

Independently Licensed Mental Health Professionals

  • Qualifying Medical Doctors must be licensed to practice in their state or province.
  • Qualifying Advanced Practice Registered Nurses must have a Master of Science in Nursing (or higher) with a specialization in psychiatric mental health nursing and must be licensed to practice through their state board or province.
  • Qualifying Mental Health Clinicians must have a Master’s Degree in the mental health field (Counseling, Marriage Family Therapy, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Psychiatry, Social Work) or related mental health discipline and be independently licensed to practice through their state board or province.

Provisionally or Pre-Licensed Mental Health Professionals

  • Qualifying Pre-Licensed Mental Health Clinicians must have a Master’s Degree in the mental health field (Counseling, Marriage Family Therapy, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Psychiatry, Social Work) or related mental health discipline and must be actively pursuing a full license through their state board (or province) while working under an independently licensed supervisor.
  • Some of these license types may include: associateinternlimitedprovisionaltemporary, and pre-license. LSW/LMSWs who are not independently licensed and still under clinical supervision are in this category.
  • In order to verify their eligibility, clinicians must submit a letter from their current supervisor confirming they are: 1) under the supervision of a fully licensed mental health clinician, and 2) actively pursuing a full license through their state board (or province).
    • We kindly request that the letter is written and signed on the supervisor’s office letterhead; additionally, the letter must include the supervisor’s license information and number.
    • Upload the letter as a PDF to your account page after registering.

Graduate Students

  • Qualifying graduate students must be enrolled in a Master’s or Doctoral program in the mental health field (Counseling, Marriage Family Therapy, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Psychiatry, Psychiatric Nursing, Social Work) or related mental health discipline.
  • Students must have completed their core graduate academic coursework and must be in the practicum/internship portion of their graduate program. First year graduate students are not eligible.
  • Graduate students must be on a licensing track and working under the supervision of a fully licensed mental health clinician.
  • Graduate students who would like to take an EMDR Training will need to submit certain documentation (graduate transcript, practicum or internship details, and a letter from their supervisor which includes the supervisor’s license information and number) in order to verify their eligibility. In the letter, the supervisor needs to confirm that the student is on the licensing track and working under the supervision of a fully licensed mental health clinician.
    • We kindly request that the letter is written and signed on the supervisor’s office letterhead; additionally, the letter must include the supervisor’s license information and number.
    • Upload the required documentation as PDFs to your account page after registering.
    • Students do not need to provide EMDRIA with any documentation unless specifically asked to do so by EMDRIA staff.

 

Application Deadline

July 22, 2022 or until all training spaces are filled, whichever comes first.

Notification of Acceptance

Applicants will be notified, via email, of acceptance when registration is complete and payment is received.

Refund/Cancellation Policy 

Tuition/registration payments are refundable (minus $50) until June 24,2022.  Cancellations after this date are non-refundable. In this situation, we will attempt to find someone to take your slot (based on our waiting list).

Course level

Introductory

Level of clinician 

Introductory

Accessibility

Conference is handicap accessible.  If you require ADA accommodations, please contact our office 30 days or more before the event. We cannot ensure accommodations without adequate prior notification

The Grievance Policy for trainings provided by NEFESH INTERNATIONAL is available here.

Please Note: Licensing Boards change regulations often, and while we attempt to stay abreast of their most recent changes, if you have questions or concerns about this course meeting your specific board’s approval, we recommend you contact your board directly to obtain a ruling.

CE Information:

Continuing Education Credit is granted through Nefesh International for the following professions:  Psychologists, Social workers, Mental Health Counselors, and LMFTs. It is the participant’s responsibility to check with their individual state boards to verify CE requirements for their state.

NEFESH International, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Psychology as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed psychologists #PSY-0116.

NEFESH International is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists #MFT-0046

NEFESH International is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for Mental Health Counselor #MHC-0082

NEFESH International 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-0048.

This program is co-sponsored by NEFESH International and Neuhoff Psychological Consulting . NEFESH International is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NEFESH International, maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Satisfactory Completion:

Participants must have paid the tuition fee, logged in and out each day, attended the entire webinar, and completed an evaluation to receive a certificate (for pre-recorded program, a post-test with a passing grade of 80% is required.) Failure to log in or out will result in forfeiture of credit for the entire course. No exceptions will be made. Partial credit is not available. Certificates are available electronically after satisfactory course completion. A link will be provided for those who have completed the training.

References: 

 

Program Schedule: 

Day 1 

  • 7:30–8:00 – Registration
  • 8:00–8:15 – Introduction
  • 8:15 – 9:30 am  – Crisis Intervention Desensitization Protocols
  • 9:30 – 9:45 – BREAK
  • 9:45 – 11:00 – Practice #1: CID & A-TIP (break between roles)
  • 11:00 – 11:30 – AIP
  • 11:30 – 12:30 – Lunch
  • 12:30 – 1:00 – What is EMDR
  • 1:00–2:45 – Case Conceptualization
  • 2:45–3:00 – BREAK
  • 3:00–3:45 – Preparation
  • 3:45–5:15 – Practice #2: Phase 2: Preparation
  • 5:15–5:30 – Day 1 Wrap-up

Day 2 

  • 8:00–8:15 – Day 1 review
  • 8:15–10:15 – Belief Focused Target Planning
  • 10:15–10:30 – BREAK
  • 10:30–11:30 – Belief Focused Target Planning
  • 11:30–12:30 – Lunch
  • 12:30–2:45 – Practice #3: Phase 1: Target Sequence Planning
  • 2:45–3:00 – BREAK
  • 4:00–5:15 – Resource Strengthening
  • 5:15–5:30 – Day 2 Wrap-up

Day 3 

  • 8:00–8:15 – Day 2 Review
  • 8:15–10:30 – Practice #4: Resource Strengthening
  • 10:30–10:45 – BREAK
  • 10:45–11:30 – The Processing Continuum: EMD^
  • 11:30–12:30 – Lunch
  • 12:30–3:00 – The Processing Continuum: EMDr, EMDR
  • 3:00–3:15 – BREAK
  • 3:15–5:15 – Practice #5: Processing
  • 5:15–5:30 – Day 3 Wrap-up

Day 4 

  • 8:00–8:15 – Day 3 Review
  • 8:15–9:15 – Clinical Interventions
  • 9:15–10:00 – Processing Emotions
  • 10:00–10:15 – BREAK
  • 10:15–11:30 – Reevaluation
  • 11:30–12:30 – Lunch
  • 1:00–3:00 – Reevaluation
  • 3:00–3:15 – BREAK
  • 3:15–5:15 – Practice #6: Reevaluation and Processing
  • 5:15–5:30 – Day 4 Wrap-up

Day 5 

  • 8:00–9:00 – Training review: Days 1-4
  • 9:00–10:15 – Practice #7: Reevaluation and Closure
  • 10:15–10:30 – BREAK
  • 10:30–11:30 – Additional Client Presentations
  • 11:30–12:30 – Lunch
  • 12:30–3:00 – Additional Client Presentations
  • 3:00–3:15 – BREAK
  • 3:15–4:30 – Additional Client Presentations
  • 4:30–5:15 – What’s next
  • 5:15–5:30 – Wrap-up; Evaluations

 

APPLICATION INFORMATION

To register for this training,  please send an email to Nachasconsulting@gmail.com with the following information.

 

  • Full name
  • Email
  • License type**
  • License number
  • License state
  • Mailing address (including city, state, and zip)
  • Phone number
  • Emergency contact and phone number

**If participant is student, intern, pre-licensed, or still under the supervision (i.e., LMSW), they must submit a letter from their current supervisor confirming they are: 1) under the supervision of a fully licensed mental health clinician, and 2) actively pursuing a full license through their state board (or province). We kindly request that the letter is written and signed on the supervisor’s office letterhead; additionally, the letter must include the supervisor’s license information and number. Students must provide a transcript.

Details

Date:
July 24
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm