EMDR BASIC TRAINING: Beginning Level EMDR Training

Counselors:  EMDR of Greater Washington has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6775.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.  EMDR of Greater Washington is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.  Counselors receive 44.0 hours of credit upon completion of this program.

Continuing Education credit for this program is awarded by Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) for psychologists and social workers:

Grievance Policy:  Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) seeks to ensure equitable treatment of every person and to make every attempt to resolve grievances in a fair manner. Please submit a written grievance to Commonwealth Educational Seminars, 1020 Osterville West Barnstable Rd, Marstons Mills, MA 02648. Grievances will initially be directed to the training instructor. Grievances would receive, to the best of our ability, corrective action in order to prevent further problems. If you have questions or concerns, contact Commonwealth Educational Seminars at (800) 376-3345.

Psychologists: Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  Commonwealth Educational Seminars maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Psychologists receive 44.0 hours of continuing education credit upon completing this program.

Social Workers:  Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES) is entitled to award continuing education credit for Social Workers. Please visit CES CE Credit to see all states that are covered for Social Workers. Commonwealth Educational Seminars maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Social Workers completing this program will receive 44.0 clinical hours of continuing education credit.

Commonwealth Educational Seminars’ training facilities are handicapped accessible.  Individuals needing special accommodations, must contact Jeanette Faircloth (at 202-364-3637, Extension 0)  prior to registering for a training to review special needs.

Social Workers Licensed in Washington, D.C.:  This course has been approved by the Washington, D.C. Board of Social Work. Social Workers completing this program will receive 44 contact hours of continuing education credit.

EMDR International Association: This program is approved by the EMDR International Association (EMDRIA) as meeting the requirements for EMDR basic training. A Certificate of Completion of this program necessary for eventual EMDRIA certification will be provided following completion of the 8 days of training and the 10 hours of EMDR case consultation during and following the training.  This case consultation is provided as part of this basic training but may be completed with another EMDRIA-approved consultant at your expense. For more information about additional requirements for certification, refer to the EMDRIA website