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Introduction to Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR)

November 16 @ 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

This webinar will introduce professionals to Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy, an evidence-based approach that was developed by Francine Shapiro in 1987.  EMDR has many applications, including treating trauma, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, phobias, and low self-esteem. Through case examples, attendees will learn how EMDR is used and the benefits it can have with clients.

Social work CEUs are currently pending for this event.

Presenter:

Vivian Levi, LCPC, Trained EMDR Therapist, Owner of Rockville Psychotherapy Associates

Vivian Levi is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LCPC), EMDR International Association member and an EMDR trained therapist.  Through her work in the field of family violence, she has gained a great understanding of trauma and the needs of families. She regularly uses evidence-based techniques such as Eye Movement Desensitization (EMDR) to treat trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, as well as anxiety and depression. Levi works closely with the legal system and is a trained mediator, focusing on helping couples to effectively continue to co-parent their children, after separation and divorce.