Distant Learning Options

Can’t attend an in-person training? Here are online distance training options

Navigating the Addiction Protocol Maze: EMDR Therapy and the Treatment of Substance and Behavioral Addictions

with Kate Becker LCSW and Hope Payson LCSW, LADC

This workshop gives special consideration to addressing stages of change and increasing motivation

LEARNING OBJECTIVES—PARTICIPANTS WILL BE ABLE TO:

  • Articulate how trauma symptoms increase vulnerability to addiction.
  • Identify interventions that can be used in each stage of change
  • Understand how motivational interviewing questions can be used in EMDR therapy.
  • Identify at least 2 addiction specific stabilization options to use in Phase 2 of EMDR therapy.
  • Describe the steps involved in addressing and desensitizing cravings, urges and triggers related to substance/behavioral addictions.
  • Define the term: maladaptive positive feeling state.
  • Identify how to address the maladaptive “positive” feelings, body sensations or irrational cognitions linked to addictions.
  • Identify treatment planning options, and common NC/PC’s for clients with histories of complex trauma and addiction.

Clinicians who have already attended the 2 day “EMDR Therapy and the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders and Behavioral Addictions” training can access this online option at a discount.  Contact me for a code to use for access at the discounted price.

Click the button below to link to:  Navigating the Addiction Protocol Maze: EMDR Therapy and the Treatment of Substance and Behavioral Addictions

EMDR Therapy and The Treatment of Substance Use Disorders and Behavioral Addictions–The Home Study Course

with Hope Payson LCSW, LADC

This workshop is primarily focused on learning 3 different addiction protocols and determining when it would be appropriate to use them.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES—PARTICIPANTS WILL BE ABLE TO:

  • Describe the steps involved in addressing and desensitizing cravings, urges and triggers related to substance/behavioral addictions
  • Define the term: maladaptive positive feeling state.
  • Identify how to address the maladaptive “positive” feelings, body sensations or irrational cognitions linked to addictions.
  • Describe when addressing underlying trauma using Standard Protocol EMDR would be appropriate.
  • Discern when the use of specific Addiction Protocols would be appropriate.
  • Identify the steps to using 3 different Addiction Protocols

 

Taught step-by-step with lectures, videos, clips and a demonstration.

Click the button below to link to:  EMDR for Addictions | Envision Workshops