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Craig Penner, LMFT

Guest Speaker

Craig Penner, LMFT, has been in private practice since 1982 and has been avidly using EMDR since 1993. His experience with EMDR naturally facilitates our drive to completion and resolution and inspires his commitment to this work. He has been a Facilitator with the EMDR Institute since 1995 and is an Approved Consultant and Therapist with EMDRIA. He presented at the EMDRIA Conferences in 1996, 1997, 2020, and 2021. Penner brings a process-oriented approach to therapy with a strong somatic focus. This led to his development of Natural Processing Trainings, which integrates EMDR with somatic psychotherapy.


Session F3: The Value of a Somatic and Process-Oriented Approach to EMDR

Presented by Craig Penner, LMFT in Advanced, Intermediate, Introductory at 9:00 AM on Friday, April 19th.

Two questions have driven my orientation to therapy: “How does our nature work, and how can we best work with that nature?” This has led me to find ways of working that align with the organic movement and integration of people’s mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual natures. This alignment gives therapists confidence to be in…