EMDR Solutions

Robin Shapiro, M.S.W., L.I.C.S.W.

Trainings and Events

Attachment-Focused EMDR (webinar)

Presenter: Laurel Parnell

Dates:  July 31, 2017

Location:  Webinar series

Registration Fee: Register here for Module 2

Credits: (2 CEs are available with a written post-test)

Contact: click here


Robin Shapiro also joins this webinar with a special training video on How to Work with Ego States Using EMDR. 

Here is the complete list of what you'll receive in the July webinar package:

  • A pdf handout by expert Laurel Parnell on Activating Your Healing Resources through Bilateral Stimulation;
  • A written transcript of a past webinar with Laurel on Attachment -Focused EMDR for Developmental Repair;
  • Entrance to the webinar now scheduled on July 31 from 9 am - 10:30 am Pacific time with Laurel and me on Resource Tapping and Installation in Attachment-Focused EMDR;
  • Access to the training video with Robin Shapiro on How to Work with Ego States Using EMDR;
  • A consultation/mentoring call is also available on Thursday, July 27, from 8 am - 9 am Pacific time. Two additional CE's are available with live attendance so mark your calendars to attend this event! We will discuss many of the rich materials included in your learning package and how to apply strategies and principles to clinical cases and situations. 



  • Saturday   ~   November 4, 2017

Location: Swedish Medical Center | Glaser Auditorium 
747 Broadway     •    Seattle, WA  98122

Cost: $140 Coalition members | $150 nonmembers  or $160 at the door

Register here through the Washington State Coalition of Mental Health
Professionals and Consumers

  • Risk assessment and etiology
  • Screening and referral
  • Management of suicidal clients 
  • Treatment of underlying issues
  • Treating families and friends of suicides
  • Therapists losing clients to suicide
  • Legal and reporting issues
  • 6 CEUs for Social Workers, Counselors, Psychologists, and MFTs
  • 6 CMEs for MDs and ARNPs


Future events:

  • October 13 & 14, Toronto: Ego State Therapy: With or Without EMDR - Register here
    • You will learn —

    • How to bring forth clients’ most functional selves
    • How to help affect-phobic clients notice, name, and tolerate their emotions
    • Techniques to address attachment deficits and disorders
    • How to help sexual abuse survivors connect to and fulfill healthy adult sexuality
    • How to diagnose and work with Borderline and Narcissistic Personality clients
    • How to recognize and treat highly dissociative clients
    • How to name and work with your own unique ego states


  • October 20 -22, New York City: *Wise Minds - Identifying, Unzipping, and Reassigning "Protector" Parts in Dissociated Clients (click here for more information)
    • *This practical talk shows how to use ego state therapy (and EMDR, if you know it) to work with entrenched and often self-destructive parts that may "protect" clients from uncomfortable (negative or positive) affect, intimacy, or new, positive experiences in their healing process.