Stephen Dansiger, Psy.D., MFT


Stephen Dansiger, Psy.D., MFT, is the creator and founder of the MET(T)A Protocol (Mindfulness and EMDR Treatment Template for Agencies), which utilizes Buddhist psychology and EMDR therapy to create an agency’s primary clinical practice system. He is an EMDRIA Approved Consultant and Certified Therapist who provides EMDR Training and Advanced Topic workshops as Senior Faculty for The Institute for Creative Mindfulness. He is the co-author (with Jamie Marich) of EMDR Therapy and Mindfulness for Trauma-Focused Care, and author of Clinical Dharma and Mindfulness for Anger Management. In addition to maintaining a private practice in Los Angeles, he presents and teaches internationally.


Session 311: The Role of Spirituality in Trauma Wounding and the Healing of EMDR Therapy

Presented by Stephen Dansiger, Psy.D., MFT in Intermediate, Introductory at 11:00 AM on Saturday, October 3rd.

Session Description: EMDR therapy clients with Complex PTSD, PTSD, and/or addictions often report that spiritual crises play an integral role in their suffering, and use spiritual terms when describing healing. The AIP model posits that maladaptively processed traumas and adverse life events have a profound impact on a client’s ability to make meaning, which is…