EMDR Therapy Training Graduates
The following professionals have successfully completed the required number of hours for EMDR Therapy training as prescribed by the EMDR International Association (20 hours of lecture, 20 hours of practicum, 10 hours of consultation) through The Institute for Creative Mindfulness program. Listing on this website verifies successful completion of the requirements, it does not imply direct endorsement by Dr. Jamie Marich or any of the team members training with the Institute for Creative Mindfulness.
Sam received her MSW (Master of Social Work) from Ohio State University and is a LISW (Licensed Independent Social Worker.) Sam has experience working with individuals from all walks of life with diverse mental health concerns. Sam studied political science and women’s and gender studies for her undergraduate degree and also has a Master of Science in political science, in which she focused on social justice and American Politics.
Sam has a strong belief in justice and acceptance. She is educated in LGBTQIA+ issues and treatment, religious diversity, racial justice, and prides herself in cultural humility. She does not know it all, and she absolutely doesn’t know exactly what your experience has been, but she strives to provide a safe and validating space to heal and grow.
Consultant Specialties: trauma, depression, anxiety, and other mental health issues in adults and adolescents using EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy), strengths based, and Internal Family Systems (Rachel Weaver: Consultant)