MAKING EMDR THERAPY EFFECTIVE AND DEVELOPMENTALLY APPROPRIATE FOR CHILDREN
Workshop #1 (Day 1):
Step by Step: Making EMDR Therapy Effective and Developmentally Appropriate for Children.
Workshop #2 (Day 2):
The World of Stories and Symbols: An Introduction to the EMDR- Sandtray Protocol
Workshop #3 (Day 3):
Complex Trauma, Attachment and Dissociative Symptoms: Treating Children with Emotion Dysregulation and Constriction Using EMDR Therapy.
Ana Gomez is a psychotherapist in private practice. She is an EMDRIA approved consultant; an EMDRIA advanced training provider, an EMDR Institute, EMDR-IBA and EMDR-HAP trainer. Ana has received training in Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, Play Therapy, Sandtray Therapy, Theraplay, Interpersonal Neurobiology (IPNB), and the use of the Adult Attachment Interview (AAI).
Ana is the author of several books, chapters and articles, and a lecturer internationally known for her innovative work with children and adolescents. Ana Co-authored with Dr. Francine Shapiro, an article on the use of EMDR therapy with children, published in 2013 in Canada. Her latest book published in the US is titled « EMDR Therapy and Adjunct Approaches with Children: Complex Trauma, Attachment and Dissociation ». Ana is also the author of ”Dark, Bad Day…Go Away », a book for children about trauma and EMDR. Ana also developed and created “The Thoughts Kit for Kids” which is part of a series of games and tools designed to make EMDR treatment developmentally appropriate for children.
Ana has developed seven Advanced Workshops with over 80 hours of content and teaching materials. These workshops have been presented in person and virtually to large audiences in over 20 countries and 100 cities on four continents.