Roger Solomon, Ph.D.


Roger Solomon, Ph.D., is a psychologist specializing in the areas of trauma and grief. He is Senior Faculty with the EMDR Institute (and now is Program Director) and teaches EMDR internationally. He is a consultant with the US Senate; and has provided consultation to law enforcement and government agencies, including the FBI, Secret Service, NASA, Polizia di Stato in Italy, US Army, and has worked extensively with families of police officers killed in the line of duty. He has authored or co-authored 45 articles and book chapters pertaining to EMDR therapy, grief, complex trauma, acute trauma, and law enforcement stress.


Session 415: Utilization of EMDR Therapy with Grief and Mourning

Presented by Roger Solomon, Ph.D. in Advanced, Intermediate, Introductory at 9:00 AM on Sunday, October 4th.

Session Description: The death of a loved one can be a time of unparalleled distress. EMDR therapy can be integrated into the treatment of grief and mourning to process distressing memories and present triggers that complicate the bereavement, and enable assimilation and accommodation of the loss and adaptive functioning in the future. Different theoretical frameworks…