A 7-Day Professional Training
June 23-30, 2017
Friday-Friday, 7 nights
CE Credits available
Plus 7 nights all-inclusive accommodations priced separately below.
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a powerful therapeutic method for healing trauma-based problems.
Informed by research in contemporary neuroscience, EMDR is part of a holistic approach to healing trauma by integrating body, mind, and spirit. In this professional training with Laurel Parnell, PhD—an EMDR pioneer and author of five books, including Attachment-Focused EMDR: Healing Relational Trauma—you will gain skills to work more effectively with complex cases using EMDR tools.
Through lecture, hands-on practice, and demonstrations, you will learn:
Dr. Parnell emphasizes the importance of compassionate, safe, and therapeutic relationships with clients that involve adapting protocols and procedures according to their psychological, emotional, cultural, and developmental needs.
Upon completion of this program you will understand how to use standard and modified EMDR protocols and procedures in your practice.
Laurel Parnell is a leading expert on the trauma therapy Eye-Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and developer of Attachment-Focused EMDR (AF-EMDR) and Resource Tapping ™.
Founder and executive director of the Parnell Institute and an EMDR pioneer with expertise in transpersonal psychology, Dr. Parnell has immersed herself in the practice and development of EMDR since 1991. Dr. Parnell uses a holistic approach to healing trauma, informed by research in contemporary neuroscience, that integrates body, mind, and spirit.
She is author of five books on EMDR, as well as several articles and a book chapter. Considered a master clinician, she has produced several DVDs and is one of the most respected instructors of EMDR trainings and workshops. She has taught at universities and now teaches workshops internationally based on her latest book, Attachment-Focused EMDR: Healing Relational Trauma.
She also has a lifelong interest in humanitarian work that is now focused on bringing EMDR and related techniques to underserved populations worldwide.
Add the groundbreaking EMDR method to your therapeutic tools by training with one of its pioneers.
Develop skills and expertise for supporting clients who are survivors of trauma.
Expand your awareness of what is happening in the field by connecting with a leader in the field and like-minded mental health professionals.
Download a sample schedule.
Attendance is limited to mental-health professionals who have a master’s degree or higher in the mental health field and are licensed or certified through a state or national board that authorizes independent practice. Applicants will be requested to send a copy of their license or certificate; information on how to do this will be sent to you upon registration. Be advised that anyone not submitting the appropriate paperwork will not be allowed entrance into the class.
Canadian registration requirements: A minimum of master’s degree in clinical or counseling psychology or social work is required. Applicants should also hold membership in a professional association that has a written code of ethics or standards of conduct and hold professional liabili
No previous EMDR experience required.
CE and CME are available and included in tuition.
A Therapist’s Guide to EMDR: Tools and Techniques for Successful Treatment, Laurel Parnell
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR): Basic Principles, Protocols and Procedures, Francine Shapiro
Transforming Trauma: EMDR, Laurel Parnell
EMDR in the Treatment of Adults Abused As Children, Laurel Parnell
Tapping In: A Step-by-Step Guide to Activating Your Healing Resources Through Bilateral Stimulation, Laurel Parnell
Attachment-Focused EMDR: Healing Relational Trauma, Laurel Parnell
Tuition includes a manual. In accordance with the Parnell EMDR Institute standards, to complete basic EMDR training requirements, participants must complete this course, receive 10 hours of consultation from a Parnell Institute-approved consultant, and then take Laurel Parnell’s Advanced Clinical Workshop & Refresher Course.
Spacious rooms with additional seating and special touches.
From $330 per person per night based on double occupancy.*
Tastefully designed rooms with a range of bed sizes.
From $190 per person per night based on double occupancy.*
Affordable solo comfort with a shared hall bathroom.**
Affordable comfort with a hall bathroom.
From $160 per person per night based on double occupancy.*
Modern, Asian-style sleeping space for 8 with twin beds.
Available for booking in Fall 2017.
From $140 per person per night.*
Accommodation rates include more than just the bed you sleep in. Per-person per-night rates include:
Guests also enjoy access woodland trails, and enjoy cafés, shops, and evening programs.
*Plus tax. Includes meals, activities, and services. There is an additional charge to book a room privately.
**Plus tax. Includes meals, activities, and services. Limited availability.
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