Amanda Roberts, MA, Ph.D.


Amanda Roberts, MA, Ph.D., is a Harvard, Stanford, and Berkeley educated psychologist with 34 years in the field and 23 years of deep immersion in EMDR Therapy. She is an EMDRIA Approved Consultant, R-TEP G-TEP trainer nationally and internationally. She was the coordinator for the Western Massachusetts TRN and founding trustee member of the Trauma Response Network, UK. She has published original research on EMDR group interventions. Dr. Roberts has an abiding passion for international work and has been working with INGOs operating in Afghanistan, Mexico, Thailand, Somalia, and the Balkans. She is launching several international randomized clinical trials in fragile settings.


Session 316: The Third Wave: The EMDR Standard Group Protocol, SGP

Presented by Amanda Roberts, MA, Ph.D. in Advanced, Intermediate, Introductory at 11:00 AM on Saturday, October 3rd.

Session Description: The "First Wave" occurred with the development of the individual standard protocol. This protocol is the foundation of all EMDR practice. The IGTP and G-TEP, both designed for emergency situations, represent the "Second Wave". Up until now, there has been a “missing protocol" We have needed a group protocol that targets long term…