Jillian Tucker, DSW


Jillian Tucker, DSW, received her doctorate in clinical social work from New York University. She is an EMDR International Association certified therapist and has several years of training at the Ackerman Institute for the Family. Dr. Tucker works in outpatient substance abuse treatment at Weill Cornell Medicine Midtown Center for Treatment and Research and with combat veterans through the Headstrong Project. She teaches at Columbia University and New York University.


Session 214: Improving Object Relations with EMDR

Presented by Jillian Tucker, DSW in Introductory at 11:00 AM on Sunday, September 27th.

Session Description: This presentation draws a direct parallel between EMDR and a classic psychological theory: object relations. Throughout history, humankind has grappled with how to navigate the internal battle between “good and bad.” Object relations theorists posit that improving object relations will not only relieve clients from past traumas, but also serve, in the words…