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Carol Miles, MSW, LCSW

Guest Speaker

Carol Miles, MSW, LCSW, is a clinical social worker specializing in trauma and healing. She is a certified EMDR therapist, consultant, and trainer. She has 30+ years of experience and has presented on topics related to EMDR, DBT Skills eating disorders, telehealth, EMDR Refresher and private practice development. She was co-chair of the EMDRIA Conference Committee and the University Special Interest Group chair. As past board president of EMDRIA and the co-founder of the EMDR Regional Meetings in Southeast Louisiana, Miles has brought a higher level of expertise to the region’s ability to effectively address trauma through networking and presentations.


Session F8: Tapping into Ethics

Presented by Carol Miles, MSW, LCSW, Jesse Hartley, MS, MSW in Intermediate at 2:00 PM on Friday, April 19th.

EMDR is a valuable psychotherapeutic technique designed to help individuals heal from trauma. Ethics in professional and personal development are critical components to working with clients and must be examined through a lens of both individual and systemic trauma. Further, EMDR professionals must bring increased attention to matters of cultural competency, anti-racism, and assumptions rooted…

Session P1: Trainer Session: Enhancing the EMDR Basic Training Experience

Presented by Mark Nickerson, LICSW, Hope Payson, LCSW, LADC, Christie Sprowls, Psy.D., Carol Miles, MSW, LCSW, Irene M. Rodriguez, M.S., LMHC, REAT in Advanced at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, April 17th.

EMDR trainers provide guidance, support, and mentorship to those therapists who are beginning their journey as EMDR providers. They facilitate skill development, case conceptualization, and help trainees gain confidence in using EMDR and the AIP model in their clinical practice. Through theoretical instruction and practical exercises, EMDR trainers equip therapists with tools to help clients…