Leading the Way in Trauma Therapy

Trauma Institute & Child Trauma Institute


CE & EMDRIA CE option for most programs


Our research-supported treatment approach and training programs offer
solutions you can use.


"The techniques presented here were EXTREMELY PRACTICAL and easily applicable to my (client) population."

"The presentation was done in such a way that it paralleled the goal of the workshop - created safety, control, mastery, and empowerment. Well done!"

"I returned to my practice and immediately began to utilize the process learned at your training. What a profound impact this has had on my effectiveness..."

Upcoming Trainings:

Slaying the Dragon: The Fairy Tale Model of Trauma Treatment. This 1-day workshop for mental health professionals offers advanced clinical skills for trauma-informed evaluation, treatment planning/contracting, clinical supervision/consultation, and more.

  • Fall 2020, ONLINE. October 23.
  • Winter 2021, ONLINE. January 8.
  • Winter 2021, ONLINE. February 12.
  • Winter 2021, ONLINE. March 18.
  • Spring 2021, ONLINE. April 13.
  • Spring 2021, ONLINE. May 17.

EMDR. The complete EMDRIA-approved training in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing) Therapy. For therapists working with all ages - adults and kids.

  • Fall 2020, ONLINE. Starts September 26.
  • Fall 2020, ONLINE. Starts October 28.
  • Fall 2020, ONLINE. Starts November 2.
  • Fall 2020, ONLINE. Starts November 10.
  • Winter 2021, ONLINE. Starts January 11.
  • Winter 2021, ONLINE. Starts February 2.
  • Winter 2021, ONLINE. Starts March 8.

Progressive Counting (PC). Progressive Counting is a newer trauma resolution method that is effective, efficient, well tolerated, and research-supported. A PC training program.

  • Winter 2021, ONLINE. Starts January 4.
  • Winter 2021, ONLINE. Starts January 26.
  • Winter 2021, ONLINE. Starts April 26.

Intensive Trauma-Focused Therapy. This training outlines the potential benefits and pitfalls of intensive trauma-focused therapy, review the research, and teach, in detail, how to do it. Participants must already be trained in EMDR or PC.

  • Postponed.

EMDR for Children & Adolescents.

  • Only private trainings currently scheduled.

Group Supervision/Consultation

  • EMDR group consultation in person and via video-conference, many dates.
  • PC group consultation in person and via video-conference, many dates.

Certificate Program: Trauma-Informed Treatment for Adults, Children, & Teens. Nine-month program featuring progressive counting (PC), advanced training, and clinical consultation. A PC training program.

Attachment and Dissociation Assessment and Treatment. Advanced training for experienced trauma therapists who are already trained in EMDR, PC, or similar.

  • Fall 2020, ONLINE. October 29.

Trauma Therapy Innovations. Advanced training for experienced trauma therapists who are already trained in EMDR or PC.

  • Dates TBA

Training Programs For Professionals And Others Who Work With Kids

  • Custom-designed programs for those who work with distressed kids, e.g., in residential treatment, child welfare, school, foster care, pediatrics, juvenile justice, family court.

Programs for the General Public

  • Slaying the Dragon: Overcoming Life's Challenges and Achieving Your Goals.
  • Helping Kids to Overcome Life's Challenges.
  • Currently only in-house trainings are scheduled.

Trauma Trainers Retreat. Week-long retreat to develop the skills/repertoire for providing training in trauma-informed treatment, as well as supervision, consultation, and advanced workshops.

  • Spring 2021, West Hawley, MA. Starts May 23, 2021.

Home Study Programs. For mental health professionals. Read the book and take the test at your own convenience -- on line or off.

Special Needs: Requests to local sponsor/registrar for special accommodations.

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