Accredited Child & Adolescent EMDR Trainings are offered in a variety of geographical locations (including London, Chester, Leeds, Edinburgh and Bristol) through the EMDR Academy

  • The EMDR Academy

  • In-House Accredited Child EMDR Trainings (for Organisations & NHS Trusts)

    In-house trainings are also possible by agreement through the Child Trauma Therapy Centre.

    For further information about in-house accredited EMDR Child Trainings please email Sylwia at: info@childtraumatherapycentre.com

    The Child & Adolescent EMDR Trainings are taught by Susan Darker-Smith who is accredited as an EMDR Child & Adolescent Trainer by the EMDR Standards Committee and the content of the trainings are continually updated through guidance from the EMDR Association UK & Ireland Child & Adolescent Committee.

The Child & Adolescent EMDR Trainings are divided into two different levels :

  • CORE (level 1) Child & Adolescent EMDR Training (2 days duration)

  • ADVANCED (level 2) Child & Adolescent EMDR Training (2 days duration)

CONTENT :

CORE (level 1) Child & Adolescent EMDR Training covers the modifications for use of EMDR with children and adolescents down to age 2, incorporates the story-telling model (narratives) and the IGTP (four fields) group protocol which has been used with children as young as 4. Resources with children, systemic working and the use of interweaves with children are also covered.

ADVANCED (level 2) Child & Adolescent EMDR Training builds upon the CORE (level 1) Child & Adolescent EMDR Training and covers more complex presentation including

  • Dissociation in Children

  • Complex Presentations

  • Looked after Populations (Children in Care)

  • Autism & learning difficulties in Children