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Admission Requirements

Eligibility Requirements for EMDR Training

  • These requirements outline the minimum eligibility requirements to take an EMDRIA Approved EMDR Training.

  • All participants in the Training must be licensed or on a licensing track.

  • All participants in the Training must be able to practice EMDR with at least one client.

LICENSED MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

  • Qualifying medical doctors must be licensed to practice in their state or province.

  • Qualifying advanced practice registered nurses must have a Master of Science in Nursing (or higher) with a specialization in psychiatric mental health nursing and must be licensed to practice through their state board or province.

  • Qualifying Mental Health Clinicians must have a minimum of a master’s degree in the mental health field (Counseling, Marriage Family Therapy, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Psychiatry, Social Work) or related mental health disciplines and be licensed to practice through their state board or province.

PRE-LICENSED MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

  • These are clinicians who are actively pursuing a mental health license through their state board (or province) while working under a licensed supervisor. Some of these license types include associate, intern, limited, provisional, temporary, and pre-license.

  • Qualifying pre-licensed mental health clinicians must have a master’s degree in the mental health field (Counseling, Marriage Family Therapy, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Psychiatry, Social Work) or related mental health discipline and must be actively pursuing a full license through their state board (or province) while working under a licensed supervisor.

  • *A letter from your supervisor (please include their license information and number) stating that you are currently working under their supervision while completing the requirements to become fully licensed and authorized to practice psychotherapy independently, will need to be sent to Envision at emdr-training@envisionservices.ca

GRADUATE STUDENTS

  • Qualifying graduate students must be enrolled in a master’s or doctoral program in the mental health field (Counseling, Marriage Family Therapy, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Psychiatry, Psychiatric Nursing, Social Work) or related mental health discipline. Students must have completed their core graduate academic coursework and must be in the practicum/internship portion of their graduate program. First-year graduate students are not eligible. Graduate students must be on a licensing track and working under the supervision of a fully licensed mental health clinician.

  • Graduate students who would like to take an EMDR Training will need to submit certain documentation (graduate unofficial transcript, practicum or internship details, and a letter from their supervisor which includes the supervisor’s license information and number, stating that you are currently working under their supervision) to verify their eligibility. Please email this letter to Envision at emdr-training@envisionservices.ca

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

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