"Consultation is about integrating something new with what you already know...., it is in fact, the AIP process in action where we attempt to assimilate new experiences into our pre- existing understanding of ourselves and the world."
- Robin Logie
Offering consultation with a focus on inspiring therapists to feel more certain, confident and competent with integrating EMDR into their practice.
I am passionate about all things EMDR. My client work includes the psychotherapy that is EMDR.
I love sharing my insights, passion and excitement with others along their journey of learning, growing and integrating EMDR in their bones, practice and toolbox.
I am an accredited consultant with EMDRAA and EMDRIA, facilitate at basic trainings and provide individual and group consultation.
Hello, I'm Lorraine, an EMDR Consultant, providing consultation to therapists nationwide and internationally. I am passionate about all things EMDR, both transforming clients lives and imparting skills and knowledge for therapists to assist their clients to transform their clients lives through EMDR.
My mission is to assist as many therapists as practically possible integrate and embody EMDR into their toolbox and practice through education, encouragement and empowerment. I am known for my energy, inspiration, passion and encouraging consultation style. I have extensive experience in working with complex presentations and believe all clients benefit from EMDR, so let me inspire you to help your clients. We can explore variations to standard protocol that can meet the needs of your clients and still adhere to fidelity.
I know how important it is to have consultation throughout your journey with EMDR, whether you are a beginner or a seasoned practitioner seeking to enhance your skills, confidence or work towards accreditation, even someone who is coming back to EMDR after an extended time away from practice, feeling a little hesitation or ambivalence with getting started.
Individual consultations are conducted online via Zoom or in-person at Ashfield, NSW. All sessions can contribute to EMDRAA membership and accreditation requirements, unless stated otherwise. You can book online or make contact to see if we are the right fit. Look forward to working with you.
EMDR Group Consultation
Group consultation is a fantastic way to network with like-minded therapists, share experiences, ask questions, brainstorm cases, address challenges, build knowledge and skills together, whilst mastering EMDR.
I encourage and empower therapists to take a deeper dive into the understanding of EMDR, where and how to start with complex presentations, variations that may assist in working with challenging and complex cases, how to work with dissociative disorders, trauma, abuse, anxiety, depression and grief.
I can guide you along your EMDR accreditation journey as a member, practitioner or consultant.
I believe groups provide a space to learn from each other and can be a fun informative, enriching professional experience of growth with a focus on the magic of EMDR.
Groups are currently available online only via zoom.
If you are interested in joining me, feel free to book online. If you would like to make contact first don't hesitate to contact me.
All sessions can contribute to EMDRAA membership and accreditation requirements unless stated.
Can I make a booking online?You will need to call or email to make an appointment for counselling and check availability.
Who benefits from EMDR?anxiety panic attacks depression phobias dissociative disorders grief and loss eating disorders pain PTSD flashbacks nightmares performance anxiety sleep disturbances substance use disorders or addiction
What therapies do you draw from on when working with clients?Eye Movement desensitization reprocessing therapy (EMDR) Trauma-Informed Therapies Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Hypnotherapy Timeline Techniques Narrative Therapy Schema Therapy Somatic Approaches Grief and Loss Structural Dissociation Ego State Therapy Internal Family Systems Attachment Focused Therapies.
Are you looking for a consultant to finalize your EMDR basic training?As part of your EMDR basic training program, both level 1 and level 2 need to be completed with 10 hours of consultation required to become a full member of EMDR Association of Australia. This may be included in your basic training package, or it may not. Consultation can be within a group or individually with an accredited consultant. Once all of this is accomplished, you might consider becoming an EMDRAA member. Some may believe their EMDR training is finished, I'd suggest that the journey has only just begun.
Why become an accredited EMDR consultant?Stepping into consultancy and becoming an accredited EMDR consultant requires more evidence of work with clients, and consultees both individually and in groups along with further hours of consultation. EMDR accredited consultant highlights an established expertise in both providing EMDR and mentoring/supervising and consultation opportunities, advanced professional growth, and upholding fidelity standards all contributing to professional growth and leadership role within the EMDR therapy field.
Why become an accredited EMDR practitioner?This journey continues to enhance your learning and growth in using EMDR with clients. You are required to gather more evidence of working with clients, further consultation and instils client trust in your ability to provide EMDR within the ethical standards of practice. Ultimately, becoming an EMDR accredited practitioner signifies your recognition of expertise and commitment to excellence, continuous learning, and ethical practice, all of which contribute to professional growth and success in the field of EMDR therapy.
Why become a member of EMDR Association of Australia?Joining the EMDR Association of Australia offers access to a professional network, valuable resources, trainings, accreditation pathways, find a therapist registry, and ensures adherence to standards and fidelity which are vital for EMDR therapists in Australia.