Tyler Orr, LPC, MHSP


Tyler Orr, LPC/MHSP, is a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, EMDRIA approved consultant, EMDR trainer with the Personal Transformation Institute, and founder of the Chattanooga Center for Mind/Body Therapy. Tyler’s approach to counseling and teaching integrates EMDR therapy, mindfulness, nonduality, transpersonal psychology, somatic psychotherapy, and attachment theory. Tyler specializes in working with chronic pain and is the co-founder of the Insight Pain Institute—an organization dedicated to training practitioners of various disciplines to work with persistent pain and illness.


Session 322: Somatic and Attachment Focused EMDR Therapy for Chronic Pain—The SAFE Model

Presented by Tyler Orr, LPC, MHSP in Intermediate at 1:30 PM on Saturday, October 3rd.

Session Description: The AIP model states that most pathologies are derived from earlier life experiences that are maladaptively stored in the nervous system. This is easy to see with symptoms like depression and anxiety, but the same is often true for chronic pain. Effective treatment requires the reprocessing of early life experiences that lead to…