EMDR Workshops

 

Up-coming Workshop

Workshop September 8 & 9, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EMDR WITH SEVERELY DAMAGED OR PROBLEMATIC CLIENTS:

Advanced Strategies & Techniques for Stabilization, Adapted Treatment Planning and Skills Training (13 CEU from EMDRIA)

EMDR Lebanon Association is organizing a 2-days workshop that is being presented by Dr. Joany Spierings from the Netherlands. She is a clinical psychologist, a certified EMDR therapist since 1994, and a senior approved consultant in EMDR Europe Association. She is a founding member of the EMDR Europe Association and EMDR Holland Association.

This advanced EMDR workshop aims to teach clinicians who are trained in EMDR therapy a step-by-step strategy for safe and effective EMDR therapy based on brain functioning. Key concept is ‘window of tolerance’, being the necessary condition for information processing. The program is called 'The Three Tests' and can be used with all clients, from healthy and well-resourced to severely damaged, multi-problem crisis-prone clients, including those who experience dissociation. The model works from a skills training perspective.

For more information regarding the presenter and the content of the workshop, please click on this brochure .

This workshop is only open to clinicians who are fully trained in EMDR Therapy, that is, those who have received the “Certificate of Completion” of the Basic EMDR Therapy Training Course as required by EMDR Institute USA, EMDRIA, and EMDR Europe Association.

This workshop is being presented in English, but instant Arabic translation is provided. Handouts and materials will be both in English and Arabic.

At the end of the 2-days workshop, the participants will receive a "Certificate of Attendance" and 13 EMDRIA credits of continued education units (CEU).

N.B. Full Attendance is a must. It is important to note that the “Certificate of Attendance” will not be delivered for those who miss any of the sessions.

Registration:

  1. For members of EMDR Lebanon Association, to register for this workshop, please send an email to training@emdrlebanon.org and the method of payment will be sent to you.
  2. For non-members, please send an email to training@emdrlebanon.org with copies of “Certificate of Completion” of Basic EMDR Training Course, passport/ID & CV. The method of payment will be sent to you.
  3. Fees:

                - For members of EMDR Lebanon Association          = $300

                      - For non-members of EMDR Lebanon Association  = $400

 

Accommodation:

For those who need accommodation, we have special reduced prices at the Gefinor Rotana Hotel, Beirut. Kindly contact the person mentioned below.

 

Contacts:

For more information, please contact:

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Previous Workshops

Workshop October 29 & 30, 2016

DeTURTM Model: An Urge Reduction Protocol based on AIP model of EMDR Therapy to address Addictions & Dysfunctional Behaviors

EMDR Lebanon Association is organizing a 2-days workshop that is being presented by Dr. Arnold Jay Popky from USA. He is a counseling psychologist and an approved consultant in EMDR Institute, EMDRIA, & EMDR HAP. He was instrumental in the formation of the EMDR Institute over 25 years ago. Dr. Popky is the developer and trainer of the DeTUR protocol (Desensitization of Triggers & Urge Reprocessing).

This advanced EMDR workshop aims to teach clinicians who are trained in EMDR therapy the DeTURTM Model (Desensitization of Triggers and Urge Reprocessing). DeTUR is an Urge Reduction Protocol in dealing with addictions and dysfunctional behaviors. It is based on the adaptive information-processing model of EMDR, and it can used with as an integral part of a comprehensive plan of EMDR therapy.

DeTUR protocol has been used effectively by many EMDR therapists over the years in dealing with a wide range of addictions and dysfunctional behaviors, including substance abuse, overeating, gambling, sex, compulsive behaviors, etc. This workshop will consist of, didactic, visuals, demonstrations of the various phases with case examples from the author and other therapists. In addition, it will address some of the many different pitfalls in dealing with this population and methods to deal with the problems.

This workshop is only open to clinicians who are fully trained in EMDR Therapy, that is, those who have completed the Basic EMDR Training Course (Levels 1 & 2).

This workshop is being presented in English, and the handouts and materials will be both in English and Arabic.

At the end of the 2-days workshop, the participants will receive a "certificate of attendance" and 13 EMDRIA credits of continued education units (CEU).

Registration:

  1. For members of EMDR Lebanon Association, please send an email to info@emdrlebanon.org and the method of payment will be sent to you.
  2. For non-members, please send an email to info@emdrlebanon.org with a copy of "Certification of Completion" of Basic EMDR Training Course and your CV. The method of payment will be sent to you.
  3. Fees:

            - For members of EMDR Lebanon Association  = $400         

            - For non-members of EMDR Lebanon Association  = $450

Further Contacts:

For more information, please contact:

  • Ms. Lina Ibrahim        00961-3-819093    or   lina_f_ibrahim@hotmail.com
  • Dr. Youssef Akoury   00961-3-746143    or   akoury_youssef@hotmail.com

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Workshop February 27, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Building Trauma-Focused Interventions in our Communities & Using EMDR Protocol for Phobias, Migraines, and Fibromyalgia (6 CEU from EMDRIA)

EMDR Lebanon Association is organizing a one-day workshop which is being presented by Mr. Emre Konuk, from Turkey. He is a clinical psychologist and an accredited EMDR trainer approved by EMDR Europe. He is the president of EMDR Turkey Association and the Institute for Behavioral Studies in Istanbul.

This new continued education EMDR workshop aims to present and discuss issues related to trauma work and EMDR therapy. The first topic shows the link between early childhood traumatic stress, mental health, and physical disease. it also discusses the present situation of mental health services in developing countries and encourages building trauma-focused interventions in our communities. The second topic is related to how to use EMDR Therapy in the treatment of phobias. Participants will learn how to do case formulation and treatment planning; they will practice using the "Flashforward" procedure. The third topic is related to how to use EMDR Therapy in the treatment of migraine and fibromyalgia. Participants will learn how to do case formulation and treatment planning, as well as, the steps to follow in the application of the EMDR protocol for migraine and fibromyalgia.

This workshop is only open to clinicians who are fully trained in EMDR Therapy, that is, those who have completed the Basic EMDR Training Course (Levels 1 & 2).

At the end of the workshop, the participants will receive a "certificate of attendance" and 6 EMDRIA credits of continued education units (CEU).

Registration:

  1. For members of EMDR Lebanon Association, please send an email to info@emdrlebanon.org and the method of payment will be sent to you.
  2. For non-members, please send an email to info@emdrlebanon.org with a copy of "Certification of Completion" of Basic EMDR Training Course and your CV. The method of payment will be sent to you.
  3. Fees = $200  (Two hundred US dollars)

Further contacts:

For more information, please contact a board member from EMDR Lebanon Association:

  • Ms. Lina Ibrahim 00961-3-819093 or lina.ibrahim@emdrlebanon.org
  • Ms. Carla Sarkis 00961-3-699471 or sarkis.carla@gmail.com

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Workshop April 25 & 26, 2015

Early EMDR Interventions: R-TEP & G-TEP (8 CEU from EMDRIA)

After the successful completion of the Basic EMDR Training Course, EMDR Lebanon Association is organizing, with great pleasure, a new workshop titled: Early EMDR Interventions: R-TEP & G-TEP on April 25 & 26, 2015. This workshop aims to teach one of the important techniques in EMDR Therapy that can be used with clients who had recent traumatic experiences. The presenter is Ms. Asena Yurtsever from Istanbul, Turkey, and she is an EMDR Europe Accredited EMDR Consultant.


This workshop is only open to clinicians who are fully trained in EMDR Therapy, that is, who have completed the Basic EMDR Training Course. The workshop will be in English with Arabic translation.


Since EMDR Lebanon Association is EMDRIA’s credits provider, at the end of the workshop the participant will receive a “certificate of attendance” and 8 credits of continued education units (CEU).

All the necessary information is in the attached pamphlet (English pamphlet). Please read very carefully and send us a confirmation email of your attendance as soon as possible to reserve your seat, and we will send you the method of payment.