Dr. Chandra Nagireddy       chandra@drchandra.com                                                   Cell: 719-761-4444                   Fax: 719-550-4100


EMDR Basic Training Objectives


Conceptual Clarity

  • An in-depth understanding of the theory underlying the practice of EMDR -Adaptive Information Processing (AIP)

  • An in-depth understanding of protocols & procedures
  • A sound analytical framework to guide clinical decisions through explicitly linking AIP model to protocols & procedures


​Skill Development

  • Walking the participants through every step of EMDR psychotherapy in an orderly and sequential manner mirroring the therapy process in actual practice
  • Demonstrating all the eight phases of EMDR along with the protocols & procedures through video vignettes drawn from actual therapy sessions
  • Followed by supervised practice


Translating workshop learning into clinical practice

  • Requiring participants to implement EMDR with their clients starting the second weekend with concurrent support and consultation lasting through the next nine weeks
  • Providing templates of all the protocols, procedures, and guidelines in digital format for immediate use in clinical practice
  • An ongoing Discussion Forum to support and encourage integration of EMDR into clinical practice