Three days concurrent live webinar/in-person format
(12.5 hours didactic; 9.5 hours practicum)
Prior to each training module, participants should prepare by completing the following minimum reading from the required materials:
1. Readings from Shapiro (2018)
Chapter 10. The Cognitive Interweave: A Proactive Strategy for Working with Challenging Clients
2. Readings from ISSTD EMDR Therapy Training Manual (see detailed agenda below)
3. Additional Required Reading
Piedfort-Marin, O. (2018). Transference and countertransference in EMDR therapy. Journal of EMDR Practice and Research, 12(3), 158-172.
At the conclusion of this module, participants will be able to:
- Name and describe 5 target selection approaches in EMDR therapy
- Recognize 3 indicators of blocked processing in EMDR Phase IV: Desensitization
- Name and describe 3 interventions to address blocked processing in EMDR Phase IV: Desensitization
- Articulate the function of a cognitive interweave, and when to use this intervention
- Describe the process of EMDR Phase VII: Reevaluation within each of the 3 Prongs
- Describe the difference between a future target and future template
- List at least four populations which have been the subject of EMDR research and publications
- Name the basic steps involved in setting up a 3-Prong treatment plan
- List at least four specific issues or situations for which there are established specialized EMDR protocols available
- List the basic steps of utilizing the Recent Traumatic Events protocol
- Describe the scope and limitations of self-use applications of EMDR therapy
- 12.50 APAThe International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
- 12.50 ASWB ACEThe International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD), #1744, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. ISSTD maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 08/20/2021 – 08/20/2024. Social workers completing this course receive 12.50 continuing education credits.