Dansinger

Stephen Dansiger, Psy.D., MFT

Experience Instructor

Stephen Dansiger, Psy.D., MHCI, MFT is the creator and founder of the MET(T)A Protocol (Mindfulness and EMDR Treatment Template for Agencies), which uses Buddhist psychology and EMDR therapy to create an agency’s primary clinical practice system. He is an EMDRIA Approved Consultant and Certified Therapist who provides EMDR Training and Advanced Topic workshops as Faculty for The Institute for Creative Mindfulness. He is the co-author (with Jamie Marich) of EMDR Therapy and Mindfulness for Trauma-Focused Care and Healing Addiction with EMDR Therapy: A Trauma-Focused Guide. He is Cofounder and Head of Health Innovation at HTH Health, a technology company dedicated to healing suffering in all its forms. He earned a Master of Health Care Innovation from the University of Pennsylvania in 2022. In addition to maintaining a private practice in Los Angeles, he presents and teaches internationally.

Sessions

Session E1: Clinical Dharma: Mindfulness for EMDR Clinicians

Presented by Stephen Dansiger, Psy.D., MFT at 4:00 PM on Thursday, April 18th.

Mindfulness is one of the posited mechanisms of action of EMDR therapy. Mindfulness had a great impact on Dr. Shapiro before, during and after her "walk in the park." Mindfulness has an impact on EMDR therapy success from both directions: as a tool for the clinician for their own self-care and presence, and for our…