Karen M. Anderson

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant-in-Training

Education & Experience

My name is Karen Anderson and I graduated with a Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and am currenlty working to complete my PhD in Marriage and Family Therapy. During my academic work I was the recipient of the UNLV Excellence in Marriage and Family Therapy Practice award and am currently registered with the State of Nevada as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist as well as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor. I am also a adjunct faculty member with the University of Nevada Las Vegas for the Marriage and Family Therapy Department having written and teach Successful Couple and Marital Relationships.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

PhD in Marriage and Family Therapy - Currently Master of Science, Marriage and Family Therapy Certifications & Awards: Certified EMDR Trauma Therapist Certified Clinical Trauma Professional Certified Daring Way Facilitator: Brene Brown Workshops; Daring Greatly and Rising Strong Additional Training: EMDR Trained EMDR Advanced Training: Dissociation and Development Through the Life Span Applications of Mindfullness Awareness and Resonance to Psychotherapy Complementing Traditional Addiction Treatment with EMDR Parenting Coordinator Services Provider for Eighth Judicial Family Court Child Clinical Interviewer for Eighth Judicial Family Court Professional Activities and Memberships AAMFT Clinical Fellow AAMFT Approved Supervisor EMDRIA International Association Clinical Member International Association of Trauma Professionals

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management

Population Served

  • Adults


  • English