Viviana Urdaneta, LCSW


Viviana Urdaneta, LCSW, is an EMDR Certified Therapist and Approved Consultant. She has her private practice and works at the University of California at Berkeley. She specializes in counseling for survivors of trauma, intimate partner violence, and sexual assault. Viviana is from Colombia, South-America and considers herself bilingual and bicultural. Viviana has worked consistently to promote the utilization of EMDR therapy in the university setting and to increase awareness around the challenges and strengths of working with diverse populations.


Session 313: EMDR Therapy in College and University Settings in a Brief Therapy Model

Presented by Viviana Urdaneta, LCSW in Advanced, Intermediate, Introductory at 11:00 AM on Saturday, October 3rd.

Session Description: This workshop discusses tools to increase the utilization of EMDR therapy in university settings. College students experience high rates of sexual assault and other traumatic events. Campus counseling services face challenges due to great diversity of the student population, a brief therapy model, and the complexity of traumatic events that impact the students’…