Session:

Session 315: EMDR Therapy Facilitated by Hypnosis Distillates: Spoken and Unspoken

Saturday, October 3rd
11:00am12:30pm

Introductory

About the Session

Session Description:

This presentation distills procedures, strategies, and tools from hypnosis principles that do not necessitate induced trance and applies them to EMDR therapy; case conceptualization in general, and within the 8 phases and 3 prongs in particular. Verbal and non-verbal communication in the therapeutic dyad is described and methods to reduce negative attunement are discussed. Tools to develop negative/positive cognition’s and appropriate therapeutic interweaves are taught. Attention to and responses to non-verbal communication between therapist and client is also examined. Important non-verbal communications that occur between the client and the therapist during the session are identified to help therapists craft effective interventions.

Learning Objective 1

Participants will be able to define the hypnotic template and give 2 examples of the misuse of language in an EMDR Therapy session. They will identify 3 myths and misconceptions about hypnosis.

Learning Objective 2

Participants will be able to apply hypnotic principles in both their case conceptualization and in their application of the 8 phases and 3 prongs of the standard protocol to facilitate EMDR processing.

Learning Objective 3

Participants will be able to identify material during history taking and subsequent EMDR phases, to craft therapeutic interweaves for use if blocked processing occurs.

Learning Objective 4

Participants will be able to identify important non-verbal communications that occur between the therapist and client during sessions. They will articulate how these messages may inform their interventions.

CEs Available: 1.5

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