EMDR Part 1: Sydney, Australia

Please familiarise yourself with the information provided on the website before completing your registration.

Completion of Part 1 and Part 2 EMDR Institute Trainings and 10 hours of supervision with an EMDR Institute Approved Consultant must be completed in a two year period to qualify for an EMDR Institute Basic Training Certificate.

Please note that payment is due on registration, your registration will not be processed until payment has been received, if payment is not received within 7 days your registration application will be cancelled. 


Rydges Camperdown Hotel
9 Missenden Rd,
(02) 9516 1522

Training venues provide facilities and access for those living with a disability. Further enquiries should be forwarded to [email protected] .

Weekend 1 Learning Objectives

10 hours of didactic + 10 hours of supervised practice

  • Identify 3 components of the EMDR approach designed to provide effective treatment with clients
  • Describe 3 important existing research studies
  • Name the 8 phases of EMDR therapy for comprehensive treatment and how to implement the phases with clients
  • Identify the parameters treatable with EMDR therapy to safely and effectively implement EMDR therapy with clients
  • Describe 3 aspects of the AIP Model for effective case conceptualization and treatment planning
  • List 6 types of client complaints treatable with EMDR therapy
  • Describe the criteria for client selection and how to apply to client cases
  • Describe 3 safety measures for effective and safe use of EMDR therapy


  • Janette McMahon
  • Dr Janette McMahon is a Clinical Psychologist. Janette started her own private practice, Aspire Psychology, in Brisbane in 2008.  She works extensively with Anxiety Disorders, Attachment Loss and Trauma, Acute Stress Disorder, PTSD and Dissociative Disorders. She has also worked extensively with serving members and veterans of the Australian Defence Force and first responders. Janette is an EMDR Institute Faculty Member and Trainer, she is also a Training Facilitator for Dr Roger Solomon's EMDR Master Classes in Australia and Asia.
    Find out more about Janette McMahon


Day 1: 8:30am - 5:30pm
Day 2: 8:30am - 5:30pm
Day 3: 8:30am - 5.00pm

Note: The closing times are only approximate only as practicums can take longer than anticipated. Trainees must be present to complete the practicums and attendance certificates cannot be provided unless these requirements are met. Travel arrangements need to be organised with the view that there needs to be an allowance for some flexibility in the stated time schedule.


Participants are required to read the textbook by Francine Shapiro, PhD: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing: Basic Principles, Protocols and Procedures Guildford Press, NY, 3rd Edition, 2018


  • $1100 (inc. GST)