Dr. Priscilla Marquis is an EMDR Institute Regional Trainer for the EMDR Institute. Her EMDR Therapy Basic Trainings are EMDRIA Certified. Dr. Marquis has been teaching and training EMDR Therapy since 1991 when she and her father John Marquis, Ph.D. provided one of the first international trainings at the Baptist Hospital in Managua, Nicaragua. Dr. Marquis has been teaching and training EMDR Therapy Basic Trainings since then. Dr. Marquis is bilingual in English and Spanish. She has completed trainings in the U.S., Latin America, and Bangladesh. Her goal is that the trainings will be fun, educational, and will prepare participants to begin using EMDR Therapy right away. Dr. Priscilla Marquis was individually selected and training by Dr. Francine Shapiro to provide training in EMDR Therapy. This is a specialized approach which requires consultation and supervised practice. The training has a format of lecture, video and live demonstrations, group exercised and supervised practice. The program of this workshop been taught by Dr. Shapiro since 1990. The EMDR Institute and Dr. Priscilla Marquis adhere to the ethical standards of APA, social work, nursing and mental health boards.
EMDR Therapy Basic Training is a two part training, consisting of Weekend 1 and Weekend 2. Each weekend is a three day training. EMDR Therapy is for use by licensed mental health practitioners or students who are in a licensable tract. EMDR Therapy is a psychotherapeutic approach that is based on the Adaptive Information Processing Model. It is a comprehensive psychotherapy approach that provides rapid and profound treatment for a wide range of issues related to disturbing events and current life conditions. This interactional, standardized psychotherapy approach has been researched in over 45 randomized controlled studies of trauma treatment. There are hundreds of published case reports evaluating a wide range of concerns, including depression, anxiety, phobias, excessive grief, somatic conditions and addictions. EMDR Therapy has been used with children, adolescents and adults. EMDR therapy reprocesses the disturbing memories that appear to set the basis for a wide range of dysfunction. Research has documented the neuropsychological EMDR Therapy effects. EMDR Therapy is client Required reading: the textbook by Francine Shapiro, PhD, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing: Basic Principles, Protocols and Procedures Guilford Press, NY, 2nd Edition, 2001. 10 hours of consultation are required as part of the EMDR Therapy Training. Weekend 1 and Weekend 2, and the 10 hours of consultation within a 24 month period.
Please note: Dr. Priscilla Marquis also provides trainings in Spanish for agencies that wish to arrange a Spanish training.
Dates: TO BE DETERMINED- POSTPONED
(Due to safety in regards to COVID-19, the EMDR trainings for March have been postponed. We will be updating those who have signed up for the trainings via email. Thank you for your understanding and please be safe.)
Dr. Priscilla Marquis will present a Weekend 1 EMDR Therapy Training. This is the first of a 2 weekend training. Location: The Women's Building 3543 18th Street San Francisco, CA 94110. This workshop has 20 CE credits.
Availability for EMDR Trainings and Consultations
If you are interested in having Dr. Priscilla Marquis do a Basic EMDR Training or Advanced EMDR Training, or consultation for your agency, please contact her directly at email@example.com. Dr. Marquis is committed to helping bring EMDR therapy to agencies that provide services to under served populations.