2024 Virtual Consultant Day

EMDRIA is pleased to offer this live Zoom™️ 2024 Virtual Consultant Day event on Friday, August 16, 2024. The event is designed to increase the knowledge and skills of EMDR Consultants™️ and EMDR Consultants-in-Training™️ (CIT). Presenters will use lectures and discussions to support the learning objectives and facilitate training.

Presentation level:  Intermediate 

Only those who can attend the live event on August 16 should register for this event.

Date: Friday, August 16, 2024

Time: 10:15 A.M. – 4 P.M. Central (convert to your timezone)

Location: Online live webinar with live Q&A.

Registration Fee: $50 EMDRIA members ($75 non-members)


Registration required? Yes. Register Now.

Who is the audience? EMDR Consultants and EMDR Consultants-in-Training.

Recording? Only those who can attend in real-time (live) should register for this event. For those unable to attend the live event, we will record it and make it available for purchase within our OnDemand Education at a later date. Please do not purchase this event if you cannot attend live.

CEs/EMDRIA CEs? Yes. 4.5 hours of continuing education.

4.5 EMDRIA Credits/4.5 NBCC Credit Hours/4.5 APA CE Credits

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10:15 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.

Brief update on EMDRIA news and guidelines for the day.

Working with CITs

10:30 A.M. – 12 P.M.

EMDR Consultants and EMDR Consultants-in-Training talk about the process of Consultation of Consultation. Discussion includes common challenges CITs face and ways to help develop their skills and knowledge.


12 P.M. – 12:30 P.M.

The Consultation Journey in the First Five Years

12:30 P.M. – 2 P.M.

This panel aims to explore practical skills and strategies to support EMDR Consultants in their first five years in this role. Discussion will be helpful for both new consultants and those who have more long-term experience as a consultant. 


2 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.

Dilemmas and Opportunities of Consultation

2:30 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

  • Neurodiversity in EMDR Consultation (Lanza)
  • Aligning IDEA (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access) with your EMDR Consultation Practice (Hoffler)
  • Professional development plan for EMDR Consultants (EMDRIA staff)

Learning Objectives

  1. Participants will be able to describe strategies for working with EMDR Consultants-in-Training.
  2. Participants will be able to describe strategies to enhance EMDR consultation skills and knowledge in the first five years as consultants.
  3. Participants will be able to identify opportunities and challenges that may arise in EMDR consultation, including working with neurodiverse consultees and aligning with IDEA principles.