EMDR Professional Training offers EMDR Bootcamp: Basic Skills Refresher as a review of the basic concepts of EMDR Therapy along with development and support of skills in the use of EMDR standard protocols. This six-hour course builds confidence in participants as they review the Adaptive Information Processing model, the 8 Phases, and 3-Prong Approach. Instruction includes how to formulate client selection criteria with review of ethical cautions for EMDR Therapy and review of how to develop a treatment plan based on the Adaptive Information Processing (AIP) model. Techniques and resources are provided to assist with client stabilization and safety as well as aiding blocked processing.

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    EMDR Professional Training™ Members: $249
    Regular Enrollment: $299


Senior Trainers, Curtis C. Rouanzoin, PhD, and Michelle Gottlieb, PsyD, are the founders and co-presidents of EMDR Professional Training. Both seasoned educators and psychotherapists in private practice, they developed the Basic Training Program at EMDR Professional Training and co-teach Premier Basic Training.

Dr. Rouanzoin is a Licensed Psychologist (PSY 7809) and Marriage and Family Therapist (MFC 8790) in Orange County, California. He has been in private practice for over 35 years and works with a variety of concerns, ranging from trauma and PTSD to peak performance. He also consults with local businesses and health care providers along with consulting with and training clinicians in EMDR therapy. Dr. Rouanzoin taught for 22 years as a Professor of Psychology at Hope International University in Fullerton, CA, where he developed the graduate program in Marriage and Family Therapy and served as chair of the department of psychology. Dr. Rouanzoin is Certified in EMDR, an EMDRIA Approved Consultant, and an EMDRIA Approved Instructor in EMDR. He also served as a senior facilitator and specialty presenter for the EMDR Institute. Dr. Rouanzoin has trained mental health practitioners in EMDR both nationally and internationally.

Dr. Gottlieb is both a Marriage and Family Therapist as well as a Licensed Professional Counselor. She has been practicing for over 25 years, specializing in complex trauma and chronic pain and chronic illness. Dr. Gottlieb has worked as an adjunct faculty at California State University, Fullerton counseling department for over 10 years, training new clinicians to become some of the best psychotherapists of California. Dr. Gottlieb is an EMDRIA Approved Consultant and has been a Facilitator with EMDR-HAP/Trauma Recovery.

Curt Rouanzoin, PhD and Michelle Gottlieb, PsyD, MFT, LPCC

Senior Trainers

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Benefits include:

  • Access to exclusive videos and resources
  • Private discussions and opportunities to consult with our training team
  • Monthly study groups with Dr. Curt Rouanzoin
    and Dr. Michelle Gottlieb
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Course curriculum

    1. Manual/Text

    2. Power Point Slides

    1. Boot Camp Module 1

    1. Boot Camp Module 2

    1. Module 3 Video

    1. Module 4 Video

About this course

  • $299.00
  • 16 lessons
  • 5 hours of video content

Course Reviews

Our students say it best!


“I appreciate this bootcamp very much. For the last 20 years I have been practicing EMDR, I loved having this overview presented by experts.”

“Definitely worth taking. Excellent course.”

“5 out of 5. History and assessment overview helpful. Treatment planning form lends towards specific focus without a lot of wording. ”

“Great presentation.”

“Excellent refresher with some new tricks. This was an excellent course that helped me remember much of what I have forgotten and taught me many useful things I never learned.”