Big Oak Psychotherapy Training Institute

 Big Oak institute was developed by Dr. Karen Alter-Reid to bring EMDRIA-approved trainings, integrative psychotherapy workshops and trauma training to clinicians in the Northeast and the Tri-State area. Big Oak also provides training to first responder organizations and local community mental health associations. 

Big Oak institute was developed by Dr. Karen Alter-Reid to bring EMDRIA-approved trainings, integrative psychotherapy workshops and trauma training to clinicians in the Northeast and the Tri-State area. Big Oak also provides training to first responder organizations and local community mental health associations. 

EMDR Refresher Training* Overview

(1 day or ½ day)

  • Review EMDR theory and the standard protocol
  • Learn about trauma-brain
  • Review treatment issues for simple versus complex drama with video support
  • Practice extended resourcing techniques
  • Learn and practice restricted and acute trauma protocols
  • Earn 7 EMDRIA credits

Prerequisites

  • Partial or full EMDR training
  • Completion of Francine Shapiro’s text is required for enrollment
  • Only those participants with EMDR training are eligible to receive EMDRIA credits

*EMDRIA-Approved

 

Feedback from Past Trainings:

"I hope you know that the work you do - the energy and compassion you convey, and the personal touch you bring helps so many of us become better clinicians."

                                                       -S.G., LCSW

 

"I completely enjoyed your refresher seminar- great information, interesting, informed clinicians and a lot of excitement about the work. You did a fabulous job."

                                                                        -J.V., M.D.