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

About the Faculty


Dr. Chandra Nagireddy has a Ph.D. in Marriage & Family Therapy from The University of Georgia.  


  • He completed his first EMDR training in 1998, became an EMDRIA Certified Therapist in 2000, and an Approved Consultant in 2008.  


  • Since 2005, Dr. Chandra has served as a Facilitator in Basic Training Workshops with EMDR Institute and EMDR- Humanitarian Assistance Programs until 2014.


  • In 2014, Dr. Chandra founded EMDR Training Academy and launched EMDR International Association Approved Basic Trainings.


  • His passion has been exploring the enormous healing power inherent in EMDR and teasing out the nuances in its practice as articulated by Dr. Francine Shapiro.



  • He was in private practice in Colorado Springs from 2005 until 2020.  He is currently involved in developing EMDR Training Academy as an independent institution dedicated to training mental health professionals in competent and safe practice of EMDR Therapy