Free NAADAC Webinar

December 9, 2015
Description

Unfortunately, many individuals with substance use disorders also have experienced one or more traumas. Treatment for these co-occurring disorders should be integrated and the use of EMDR can be helpful for some people. This free webinar will give an overview of the 8 phases of the Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy protocol. A brief description of how EMDR therapy effects neurobiology of the brain will be provided and the trainer will summarize two specific protocols (DETUR and Cycle Model) for alleviating cravings and euphoric recall. A presentation of two strategies for working with clients with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) will explain how to determine appropriate timing for processing trauma. 

Learning Objectives
  • Understand the Adaptive Information Processing Model of EMDR Therapy
  • Be able to identify appropriate treatment planning for clients with PTSD.
  • Identify two EMDR Therapy protocols for alleviating acute symptoms of craving and euphoric recall.
Price

Education is FREE to all professionals

Earn Continuing Education Credit

If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a continuing education (CE) certificate to verify your time spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. Members of NAADAC receive a Certificate of Completion for 1.5 CEs for free. Non-members of NAADAC receive 1.5 CEs for $20 (make payment here). A CE certificate will be emailed to you within 21 days of submission and receiving payment, if applicable.  Click here for a complete list of who accepts NAADAC Continuing Education Credit.

Presenter

Jeanne Meyer, LMHC, LPC, MAC,has over 20 years of experience working with co-occurring substance abuse and mental health. She spent many years working in community outpatient chemical dependency agencies. She was trained in 1996 in EMDR Therapy. As Assistant Program Manager for a co-occurring outpatient treatment program, she provided many trainings for staff on a variety of topics, including Motivational Interviewing, Stages of Change, and PTSD.

Who Should Attend

Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.


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