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In order to practice EMDR Therapy, you will first need to obtain an “EMDR Training Certificate of Completion.” Once you have completed the full EMDR Training, you can practice EMDR under your license. The EMDR Training offered by the Maiberger Institute will prepare you to practice EMDR Therapy. After completing EMDR Training, you may go onto become an “EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist” which requires additional client sessions, consultations, and training. You do not need to become an “EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist” in order to practice EMDR Therapy; you just need to complete EMDR Training and receive a “Certificate of Completion” to begin practicing EMDR Therapy.

Upon completion of EMDR Training, you will receive an “EMDR Training Certificate of Completion” from the Maiberger Institute. This means you have been trained to practice EMDR Therapy, and you will be able to join EMDR International Association (EMDRIA).

In order to become a “EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist,” you must also meet the following criteria:

  • Have license/certification/registration to practice independently as a mental health professional.
  • Become a member of EMDRIA – the EMDR International Association
  • Meet the requirements set by EMDRIA to become a “EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist”:
    • Completion of the EMDR Training
    • Receive 20 hours of consultation by an Approved Consultant in EMDR
      • at least 10 hours through individual face-to- face
      • the remaining 10 hours may be obtained through small groups
  • At least 50 EMDR trauma sessions with no less than 25 clients
  • Complete 12 hours of CEU’s in EMDR post the Basic Training

For more information:

See EMDR Training page.

The only discounts offered are the Super Early Bird discount and the Early Bird Discount. Discounts and promos are automatically adjusted in real-time on the Registration Page of each EMDR Training package. The Registration Page of each EMDR Training package can be found on the EMDR Calendar. Student discounts, government discounts, non-profit discounts, grants, and scholarships are not available.

It is highly recommended that you have a reliable pool of clients and practice people prior to or at the time of your EMDR Training. Those who take the training that currently do not have clients, must find “practice people” to complete the training. Therapist are required to practice with at least four different clients throughout the training.More details will be discussed during Part 1.

 

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In order to practice EMDR Therapy, you will first need to obtain an “EMDR Training Certificate of Completion.” Once you have completed the full EMDR Training, you can practice EMDR under your license. The EMDR Training offered by the Maiberger Institute will prepare you to practice EMDR Therapy. After completing EMDR Training, you may go onto become an “EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist” which requires additional client sessions, consultations, and training. You do not need to become an “EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist” in order to practice EMDR Therapy; you just need to complete EMDR Training and receive a “Certificate of Completion” to begin practicing EMDR Therapy.

Upon completion of EMDR Training, you will receive an “EMDR Training Certificate of Completion” from the Maiberger Institute. This means you have been trained to practice EMDR Therapy, and you will be able to join EMDR International Association (EMDRIA).

In order to become a “EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist,” you must also meet the following criteria:

  • Have license/certification/registration to practice independently as a mental health professional.
  • Become a member of EMDRIA – the EMDR International Association
  • Meet the requirements set by EMDRIA to become a “EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist”:
    • Completion of the EMDR Training
    • Receive 20 hours of consultation by an Approved Consultant in EMDR
      • at least 10 hours through individual face-to- face
      • the remaining 10 hours may be obtained through small groups
  • At least 50 EMDR trauma sessions with no less than 25 clients
  • Complete 12 hours of CEU’s in EMDR post the Basic Training

For more information:

The Group Consultation sessions are held during regular business hours (9am to 5pm MST) during regular business weekdays (Monday to Friday). The times and dates of Group Consultation sessions will be determined at the first weekend of training. Group Consultations are conducted call via teleconferencing, or video chat (example: GoToMeeting)

The Group Consultation sessions are held during regular business hours (9am to 5pm MST) during regular business weekdays (Monday to Friday). The times and dates of Group Consultation sessions will be determined at the first weekend of training. Group Consultations are conducted call via teleconferencing, or video chat (example: GoToMeeting)

Details about Group Consultations will be discussed during the first weekend of EMDR Training. In general, each therapist will be expected share cases utilizing EMDR Therapy in order to complete their training. Participants are required to practice EMDR Therapy with at least four different clients to complete the training.

It is highly recommended that you have a reliable pool of clients and practice people prior to or at the time of your EMDR Training. Those who take the training that currently do not have clients, must find “practice people” to complete the training. Therapist are required to practice with at least four different clients throughout the training.More details will be discussed during Part 1.

If a therapist participated in “Level 1” of an EMDRIA approved EMDR Basic Training prior to 2008 (and did not participate in Part 2), EMDRIA would not consider that therapist to be fully trained in EMDR Therapy.  The therapist would need to complete their training in order to practice EMDR Therapy. If a therapist completed both “Level I” and “Level II” EMDR Basic Training prior to 2008, EMDRIA would consider that therapist trained in EMDR Therapy. After 2008, therapist must completed EMDR Training Part 1, Part 2, and 10 hours of Group Consultation in order to be trained in EMDR Therapy. Please contact us for more information on how to complete your EMDR training through the Maiberger Institute.

The EMDRIA approved EMDR Training offered by the Maiberger Institute is a complete package which includes 2 three-day weekends of training (Part 1 and Part 2) and 10 hours of Group Consultations. The EMDR Training program must be completed as a package and cannot be split apart or mix-n-matched. If a therapist took Part 1 of EMDR Basic Training  through an EMDRIA approved provider other than the Maiberger Institute, that therapist would need contact their original provider to complete their EMDR Training and consultation hours. Please contact us for more information on how to complete your EMDR Training through the Maiberger Institute.

See EMDR Training page.

See EMDR Training page.

Cancellation and Refund Policy for EMDR Training

  • All requirements, policies, terms, and conditions for this training apply to all Applicants, Registrants, and Payees.
  • Applicants may cancel their registration at any time for any reason. Only the original Applicant may request a cancellation and only for their own registration.
  • All requests for cancellation must be made and confirmed in writing, and only by the Applicant via the email account used during registration.
  • If an Applicant cancels their registration before the start date of training, the Applicant’s seat and registration will be cancelled, and the Applicant’s payment will be refunded, minus a non-refundable and non-transferrable $450 Administrative Fee.
  • Refunds can only be provided by the original means paid, and to the original payee.
  • There are no refunds on or after start date of training.
  • Any Applicant that has not checked in by start time of training will be considered a “No Show,” and the applicant’s seat, registration and credits will be cancelled.
  • Any Applicant that cannot (or chooses not to) complete the training in its entirety as schedule will be considered a “No Show,” and the Applicant’s seat, registration and credits will be cancelled.
  • There are no refunds for “No Shows,” partial attendance, for those that arrive late or leave early, or for those that do not or cannot complete the training in its entirety as scheduled.
  • Seats, registrations, payments, fees, credits, and hours cannot be transferred to other trainings, or to other persons after registration and payment is received by the Maiberger Institute.
  • If an Applicant is found to be ineligible after registration and payment is provided, the Applicant’s seat and registration will be automatically cancelled, and the Applicant will be refunded their registration payment, minus a non-refundable and non-transferrable $450 Administrative Fee. (see Eligibility Requirements above.)
  • The Maiberger Institute reserves the right to request any Participant to leave the training if that Participant is not acting in a professional or ethical manner, and the Participant’s registration in the training will be cancelled with no refunds. (see Code of Conduct policies below.)
  • If the scheduled training is cancelled by the Maiberger Institute, registrants will be notified, and a full refund will be provided to all registrants.

See EMDR Training page for full terms and conditions.

In the event that the Maiberger Institute needs to cancel an EMDR Training, registrants will be notified, and a full refund will be provided.

When therapists register EMDR Training, they are registering for the entire EMDR Training program as a package, which includes both weekends (Part 1 and Part 2) and 10 hours of Group Consultation. The EMDR Training program must be completed as a schedule, and cannot be split apart or mix-n-matched. Should a therapist be unable to complete the EMDR Training program in its entirety as scheduled, the therapist’s enrollment will be cancelled. There would be no refund, no transfers, and no credits.

When therapists register EMDR Training, they are registering for the entire EMDR Training program as a package, which includes both weekends (Part 1 and Part 2) and 10 hours of Group Consultation. The EMDR Training program must be completed as a schedule, and cannot be split apart or mix-n-matched. Should a therapist be unable to complete the EMDR Training program in its entirety as scheduled, the therapist’s enrollment will be cancelled. There would be no refund, no transfers, and no credits. It is recommended that therapists select an EMDR Training program they can commit to as scheduled.

If a training is filled to capacity, please look on the EMDR Calendar for another EMDR Training that may fit your needs, or subscribe to our free EMDR Training Newsletter for updates on future EMDR Trainings as they become available.

Payment is due at time of registration, and must be made via credit card: Visa or MasterCard only. Registrant and Payee must be same person. Name of Registrant must match the name on the credit card. Billing address provided on payment form must match billing address on credit card bill. Please email the Community Manager for questions regarding the payment policies for this training.

The only discounts offered are the Super Early Bird discount and the Early Bird Discount. Discounts and promos are automatically adjusted in real-time on the Registration Page of each EMDR Training package. The Registration Page of each EMDR Training package can be found on the EMDR Calendar. Student discounts, government discounts, non-profit discounts, grants, and scholarships are not available.

Payment is due at time of registration, must be made online via credit card, and the registrant and payee must be the same person. Name on the credit card must match name of the registrant. Installment payments, invoice payments, and third party payments are not available as options. Please email the Community Manager if alternative payment method are required.

The EMDR Training Manual is password protected and is only accessible to registrants of EMDR Training. If you cannot find the email that was sent to you regarding access to required online training materials, please email the Community Manager for assistance.

The EMDR Training Videos are password protected and are only accessible to registrants of EMDR Training. If you cannot find the email that was sent to you regarding access to required online training materials, please email the Community Manager for assistance.

On the registration page, there are technical guidelines that must be followed in order for the form to process correctly. Your browser should be set to accept cookies, and you should turn off all pop-up blockers.  Be sure to clear out your cache and browser history. After you fill out the registration form, and confirmed your information, you will be taken to the payment page. Click on the credit card icon to update the payment information. The name of the registrant must match the name on the credit card. The billing address must match the address on the credit card bill. Visa/Mastercard only. If you continue to have difficulty with registration and payment, please email the Community Manager for assistance.

On the Captcha window, you will see “refresh” icon (two arrows going in circles). If you click that icon, it will give you a new set of words. There is also an “audio” icon, which will speak the words to you (please turn on your speakers). If you continue to have problems, more than likely, your browser settings need to conform to the technical specification outlined on the registration page. You’ll need to turn off all pop-up blockers, and set your browser to accept cookies. If you continue to have problems, please email the Community Manager for assistance.

In order to meet the eligibility requirements for enrolling into EMDRIA approved EMDR Advanced Trainings, therapists must meet one of the two criteria:

1) 2008 to present:

  • Therapist have completed an EMDRIA approved EMDR Training — 40 hours of training (Part 1 and Part 2) plus 10 hours of Group Consultation — and received a “Certificate of Completion”

2) Before 2008:

  • Completed “Level 1” AND “Level 2”, AND received a “Certificate of Completion” for both parts AND completed all requisite Consultation Hours from an EMDRIA approved provider of EMDR Training.
  • If a therapist has completed “Level 1” training (only) prior to 2008, the therapist is NOT considered a fully EMDR trained as approved by EMDRIA.

EMDR Advanced Workshops provided by the Maiberger Institute are only open to therapists that have fully completed an EMDRIA approved EMDR Training. All therapist must provide a scanned copy of their EMDR Training Certificate of Completion to the Maiberger Institute prior to registration and payment in to confirm their eligibility.

The EMDR Advanced Workshops are for therapists that have fully completed an EMDRIA Approved EMDR Training, and received an EMDR Training “Certificate of Completion.”

Registrants must provide a scanned copy of their EMDR Training “Certificate of Completion” prior to registration and payment in order to confirm their eligibility. Certificates must be received by the Maiberger Institute via email:

  • Email: [email protected]
  • Subject: “Eligibility Requirement for EMDR Advanced Workshops”

Visit the EMDR Calendar for a list of available trainings.

Cancellation and Refund Policy for EMDR Advanced Workshops

  • All requirements, policies, terms, and conditions for this training apply to all Applicants, Registrants, and Payees.
  • Applicants may cancel their registration at any time for any reason. Only the original Applicant may request a cancellation and only for their own registration.
  • All requests for cancellation must be made and confirmed in writing, and only by the Applicant via the email account used during registration.
  • If an Applicant cancels their registration before the start date of training, the Applicant’s seat and registration will be cancelled, and the Applicant’s payment will be refunded, minus a non-refundable and non-transferrable $95 Administrative Fee.
  • Refunds can only be provided by the original means paid, and to the original payee.
  • There are no refunds on or after start date of training.
  • Any Applicant that has not checked in by start time of training will be considered a “No Show,” and the applicant’s seat, registration and credits will be cancelled.
  • Any Applicant that cannot (or chooses not to) complete the training in its entirety will be considered a “No Show,” and the Applicant’s seat, registration and credits will be cancelled.
  • There are no refunds for “No Shows,” partial attendance, for those that arrive late or leave early, or for those that do not or cannot complete the training in its entirety as scheduled.
  • Seats, registrations, payments, fees, credits, and hours cannot be transferred to other trainings, or to other persons after registration and payment is received by the Maiberger Institute.
  • If an Applicant is found to be ineligible after registration and payment is provided, the Applicant’s seat and registration will be automatically cancelled, and the Applicant will be refunded their registration payment, minus a non-refundable and non-transferrable $95 Administrative Fee. (see Eligibility Requirements above.)
  • The Maiberger Institute reserves the right to request any Participant to leave the training if that Participant is not acting in a professional or ethical manner, and the Participant’s registration in the training will be cancelled with no refunds. (see Code of Conduct policies below.)
  • If the scheduled training is cancelled by the Maiberger Institute, registrants will be notified, and a full refund will be provided to all registrants.

See EMDR Advanced Workshops page for full terms and conditions.

The Maiberger Institute will review any extraordinary circumstances that may impact a therapist’s ability to attend or complete their assigned training on a case by case basis. Unless otherwise noted, the existing terms and conditions will apply.

Please email us for questions regarding registration, payment, and cancellations.

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