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BASIC EMDR TRAINING: unlock your clients’ healing process

Envision Academy is a comprehensive and innovative EMDR training provider that offers a unique, in-depth, online learning experience. Our dedicated team delivers the highest quality training to professionals who want to incorporate EMDR therapy into their practice.

In addition to that, your experience with us doesn’t end with the completion of your Basic EMDR Training. Envision offers the most comprehensive post-training support to help you continue your learning journey and become an expert EMDR.

That's why we offer a free Envision membership with our basic EMDR training to ensure you get the ongoing support you need to deepen your EMDR practice. At Envision, we are committed to developing the best EMDR therapists there are. Get the support you need for as long as you need it! That's right..... these post training perks never expire!

We offer you extra perks, on-demand content, engaging study groups and specialized advanced sessions to deepen your knowledge and EMDR Skills. Furthermore, you will have access to our community of seasoned EMDR experts to help you continue learning and perfecting your EMDR skills. A thriving community of like-minded professionals is here to help you grow. So, if you're looking to become an EMDR therapist, look no further than Envision. Our training is  tailored to your success. You’ll have the tools, learning resources, and expert guidance you need all under one roof!

In short we offer a comprehensive, innovative, and unique in-depth learning experience, 100% online!
Benefit from the knowledge of our team of world renowned experts in the field and be a part of our supportive learning community.
Our EMDR Training is not only approved by the EMDR International Association (EMDRIA), but exceeds its requirements. 
(Training approved for Canada and U.S.A). Furthermore, by taking our EMDR training, you can receive CE credits from the following Associations: 
American Psychological Association (APA), Canadian Psychological Association (CPA), National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC), Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association (CCPA). To learn more, click here


Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy is an evidence-based psychotherapy which has been recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a first-choice treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.


Did you know that EMDR can be effective for a wide range of conditions/symptoms? Addictions, anxiety disorders, complicated grief, disorders of adult personality, eating disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), pain disorders, panic attacks, phobias, reaction to severe stress, sexual dysfunction, sleep, somatoform disorders, and many other conditions.

For more information on EMDR therapy research, click here

Take advantage of our payment plans
You can pay for your entire package in 1, 2, 4, 6, 8 and even 10 payments.
As low as $210 CAD / $179 USD per month! 
At no additional cost/interest.

Become an EMDR therapist now!

Choose between our two learning packages: 



The BASIC Package

$2095 CAD  ($1799 USD)

$1995 CAD  ($1699 USD) 

Limited availability under the early bird rate.
Reserve your spot today!

  • The complete Basic EMDR Training (part 1 & part 2) approved by the EMDR International Association.

  • 6 days of live online training (via Zoom) by experts in their field.

  • Free onboarding session to ensure a great learning experience.

  • Over 20 hrs of small group supervised practice by EMDRIA approved consultants.

  • 10 hours of small group online consultations with EMDRIA-approved consultants.

  • Post training study groups to review the course material with EMDRIA-approved consultants (attend live or watch on-demand).

  • Post training specialized advanced sessions to deepen your knowledge and EMDR skills (attend live or watch on-demand).

  • 1 Time free access to a Basic EMDR refresher course
    *A value of $900 CAD or $700 USD included at no extra cost

  • Free Envision membership with 35% off on our Advanced workshops.

  • Access to specialized EMDR resources & EMDR video library with session demonstrations.

  • Weekly office hours with the trainer for individual support & questions.

  • Approved for continuing education credits.

NEW: 10 hours of on-demand bonus content presented by Dolores Mosquera & Kathy Steele. Learn more here.

The DELUXE Package

 $2285 CAD  ($1999 USD)

$2185 CAD  ($1899 USD)

Limited availability under the early bird rate. Reserve your spot today!

Interested in learning more than the Basic?
You want to gain additional knowledge and advanced EMDR Skills?


All the benefits of the BASIC PACKAGE plus:

  • 5 additional Advanced EMDR home study courses of your choice

  • 6 months of access: review anytime, anywhere to enhance your learning.


An added-value of over $600!

Enhance your practice & deepen your EMDR skills:

a game-changing modality that will take your practice

to the next level!

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New Bonus Content

10 hrs of on-demand learning with
world-renowned exper
Kathy Steele and Dolores Mosquera. 


Now included in both Learning Packages
at no additional cost!


Watch On-Demand!

Module 1

Nuances of EMDR-focused History Taking

In this module we will explore the challenges of taking a trauma history with clients who become too activated and discuss what sort of information is actually needed to proceed in therapy. First, we will discuss assessment strategies that can help the therapist determine whether the client is ready for a more detailed trauma history or not. Second, several approaches that will support the therapist in having enough information without triggering the client will be discussed. Third, we will explore how to manage clients who are overly eager to share minute and horrific details of trauma so that they become less present. Finally, we will discuss how to deal with history taking with the extremely avoidant client. Cases will illustrate assessment strategies.

Module 4

Working with suicidality; Can I Use EMDR with clients who report suicidal ideation?

This module will help clinicians learn to identify the triggers of suicidal ideation and work with clients who have acute or chronic suicidality. We will explore safety plans, specific EMDR interventions and the integration of a variety of other approaches to support suicidal clients. We will also discuss countertransference that may interfere with treatment and how to work through it to a more adaptive approach to suicidality.

Module 2

Prerequisites for trauma processing in EMDR therapy: Stabilization tools beyond safe space

How do we know when a client is not yet ready to process traumatic memories? What skills and capacities are necessary for trauma processing? This module will examine stabilization not only from a perspective of getting the client ready to work on traumatic memories, but as an essential part of therapy that provides necessary capacities that improve the client’s life in general. Stabilization involves a series of highly complex abilities to understand and relate to oneself and others, to identify, tolerate and regulate both positive and negative emotions, and to make adaptive decisions. We will look at how to help clients learn mindfulness, emotion identification and regulation and impulse control; how to overcome avoidance of exploring their own inner experience; how to help clients understand the mind of others; how to navigate relationship closeness and distance and tolerate normal ruptures; and how to maintain safety.

Module 5

Identifying and working with resistance in EMDR therapy

Resistance is often encountered in work with clients with developmental trauma and dissociation. In fact, it is an expected part of treatment for most clients who naturally avoid painful experiences. This webinar will normalize resistance as an attempt of the client to protect. A compassionate curiosity on the part of the therapist will support careful exploration of the intended adaptive meaning of resistance. We will discuss how to recognize various forms of resistance, how to manage countertransference, and explore various approaches to decreasing resistance and improving the collaboration of the client, utilizing EMDR and additional approaches.

Module 3

EMDR therapy and self-harm: Guidelines and considerations for treatment

This module will help participants acquire basic knowledge on how to work with self-harm. We will explore the triggers for these behaviors and the many functions that self-harm serves in clients. The complexities of safety planning and reduction of self-harm will be discussed, and specific treatment approaches will be offered. Several case examples will illustrate treatment approaches. We will also explore various countertransference feelings toward self-harming clients and how to shift to a more compassionate and positive approach.

Specialized advanced sessions to deepen your knowledge
and EMDR skills

About the Presenters

DOLORES MOSQUERA is a psychologist and psychotherapist, specializing in complex trauma and dissociative disorders. She has been trained in several psychotherapeutic approaches and is an accredited EMDR Europe trainer and supervisor. Dolores is the director of the Institute for the Study of Trauma and Personality Disorders (INTRA-TP). Dolores has extensive experience in leading seminars, workshops, and lectures around the world. She has been a guest speaker at conferences throughout Europe, Asia, Australia, and North, Central, and South America. She has published 15 books and numerous articles on personality disorders, complex trauma, and dissociative disorders, and is a recognized expert in this field. In 2017, Dolores received the David Servan-Schreiber award for outstanding contributions to the EMDR field and was made a Fellow of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation in 2018.

KATHY STEELE, MN, CS, is a psychotherapist, consultant, trainer, and author. Kathy is a Past President and Fellow of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD) and has also served two terms on the Board of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS). Kathy served on the International Task Force that developed treatment guidelines for Dissociative Disorders, and on the Joint International Task Force that has developed treatment guidelines for Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. She has received several awards for her work, including the Lifetime Achievement Award from ISSTD, an Emory University Distinguished Alumni Award, and the Cornelia B. Wilbur Award for Outstanding Clinical Contributions from ISSTD. Kathy has (co)authored numerous book chapters, peer reviewed journal articles, and three books with her colleagues.

Study Groups

Post Training Perks!

Be part of an ongoing supportive learning community

Study Groups & Specialized Advanced Sessions to deepen your knowledge and EMDR Skills led by EMDRIA-approved consultants

Our POST TRAINING PERKS are included 
in both 
Learning Packages at no additional cost!


In-Depth Review of the EMDR 8 Phases
& 3-Pronge Approach:

  • History Taking

  • Preparation & Stabilization

  • Assessment & Desensitization

  • Installation & Body Scan

  • Closure and Re-evaluation

  • Targeting sequence

  • Triggers

  • Screening for dissociation

  • EMDR, EMDr and EMD

  • Interweaves

  • Future template

  • Dissociation

Working with different
protocols & population

  • Recent Traumatic Events Protocol

  • Protocol for Excessive Grief

  • Enhancing Positive Emotion and Performance With EMDR

  • EMDR and children

  • Working with first responders

  • EMDR and Schizophrenia and psychosis

  • EMDR with Anxiety Disorders

  • Phobia protocol script

  • Panic disorders

  • OCD protocol script

  • EMDR for depression

  • EMDR & Racial Trauma

Our study groups and specialized advanced sessions are provided in addition to the 10 hrs of group consultations included in your training package. You can chose to attend live via Zoom or watch the recording later.
Get the support you need for as long as you need it! That's right..... these post training perks never expire!

Book your Basic EMDR training with Confidence

Offering Weekend & Weekday Training!


Basic Training Package

Summer 2023


Part 1: June 26 - 28, 2023
Part 2: July 24- 26, 2023

​Weekday Training

Trainer: Dr. Kelly Penner Hutton

Basic Training Package

Fall 2023


Part 1: October 20 – 22, 2023
Part 2: November 17 – 19, 2023

​Weekend Training

Trainer: Dr. Kelly Penner Hutton

Interested in learning more than the Basic?
You want to gain advanced knowledge and EMDR Skills?

Choose the DELUXE SPECIALIZED Training Package!

On-Demand Training with World-Class Instructors
In addition to all the benefits of the BASIC PACKAGE,
you get 5 additional Advanced EMDR On-Demand courses of your choice


  • Integrating EMDR & Hypnosis in the Treatment of Trauma and Medically-Unexplained Pain

  • EMDR with Military Personnel & Veterans

  • EMDR Therapy for First-Responders

  • EMDR and Addiction: Essential Skills Beyond Basic Training

  • Adapting the EMDR Standard Protocol when Working with Indigenous Clients

  • Treating Preverbal Trauma in Children and Adults with EMDR

  • Adapting EMDR when working with Children

Download our additional documentation to learn more about our training: 

CE Brochure

We are proud to be the only academy offering additional courses included 
at no extra cost in your registration.


Book a Free, one on one information Zoom call with one of our EMDR consultants who will be able to answer both your questions about the training as well as clinical question about EMDR.

Select the time that works for you.


We are open and ready to answer your email:

Monday - Friday from 9 am to 5 pm Eastern Time

(except on statutory holidays when our office is closed)

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