Roger Solomon, Ph.D.


Roger Solomon, Ph.D. is a psychologist specializing in trauma and grief. He is Program Director of the EMDR Institute 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, U.S. Army, and numerous public safety agencies. He has authored or coauthored 49 articles and book chapters pertaining to EMDR therapy, grief, complex trauma, acute trauma and first responder stress. In 2022, his book on EMDR therapy and grief and mourning was published in Italian and the English version currently in press.


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…