Join us as we learn how EMDR Therapy works with children and teens via telehealth. In this session, we examine key considerations of working with kids virtually with special attention given to fidelity, safety, effectiveness, and practicality. Attention to diversity, equity and inclusion is placed throughout. Similarities and differences between telehealth and in-person sessions are explored. And experientially, we delve into a variety of ways to engage kids in remote delivery of EMDR through the integration of play therapy techniques, movement, applications of the Polyvagal Theory, art, music and more.
- Participants will be able to describe 7 key considerations of EMDR via telehealth with children and adolescents.
- Participants will be able to describe 3 key differences between in-person and telehealth EMDR therapy with children and adolescents.
- Participants will be able to demonstrate 3 segments of the basic protocol in EMDR therapy with a child and an adolescent via telehealth.
Jackie Flynn, Ed.S., LMHC-S, RPT, is an Approved Provider for the Association for Play Therapy, an EMDRIA Approved Advanced Trainer, and an Education Consultant. Being Human: A Polyvagal Informed Story About the States of the Nervous System; In My Body I Feel: A Story About the Felt Sense of Emotions; and I am Octopus: Playful Projections to Strengthen One’s Sense of Self are a few books she’s written. Jackie created 8 Phases of EMDR with Children and Adolescents: Integrating Play Therapy Techniques; EMDR and Sandtray Therapy Integrated; Virtual EMDR & Online Sandtray Therapy Integrated; Practical Applications of the Polyvagal Theory in EMDR Therapy advanced EMDRIA Approved trainings.
EMDR International Association
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Flynn, J. (2023, April 14). EMDR Therapy with Children and Teens via Telehealth [Online Course]. EMDR International Association. https://www.pathlms.com/emdria/courses/60675