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.

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Rachel Weaver she/they

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Rachel Weaver MSW, LISW-S, LICDC-CS, DBTC, REAT, RMT, RYT-200 graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work. Rachel has worked with children, teens, adults, the elderly, and groups since 2006. She has been employed as a clinician, supervisor, educator, and clinical director in community mental health agencies, private practices, universities, colleges, and substance abuse agencies. Currently, she is a Social Work lecturer/professor, clinical internship liaison, and supervisor at The Ohio State University. She is also the owner and CEO of WiseMind Consulting & Wellness LLC, a consulting, mental health, and wellness private practice in Columbus, OH. As a social work and chemical dependency supervisor, Rachel provides ongoing guidance and supervision to students, interns, and clinicians; both within and outside of her private practice. Expanding knowledge within the field, she presents continuing education workshops on topics such as DBT, EMDR, supervision, ethics, cultural humility, DSM-5, and many more. Her certifications and training include:

  • First woman in the state of Ohio certified in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBTC)
  • Certified in EMDR (and an EMDRIA Approved Consultant)
  • Certified Dancing Mindfulness Facilitator
  • Registered Expressive Arts Therapist

Regarding integrative and healing modalities, Rachel is an ordained minister/reverend through The Church Of Radiant Lights and is approved to perform marriages within the state of Ohio. She is also a Reiki Master-Teacher. Rachel believes that holistic, complementary, and alternative treatment approaches make for the best outcomes and sustained recovery.


Consultant Specialties: DBT, Expressive Arts Therapy, Zen principles, mindfulness, holistic modalities (such as bodywork/energy work/spirituality), attachment-focused EMDR, addiction/substance use disorders, LGBTQIA+ populations, dissociation, parts work/IFS.


  • $100/hour for individual consultation
  • $80/ two-hour group consultation (limit 8 participants)
  • $40/ one-hour lunch n’ learn group consultation (limit 4 participants)


  • DBTC
  • LISW-S
  • MSW
  • REAT
  • RMT
  • RYT®200

Susan Adams

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Jean Adelphia-Long

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Abbie Ames

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Thomas Appel

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Kristina Armbruster

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Afton Avalos

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Ann Bair

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Christine Banks-VanAllen

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Velma Barber

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Mae ​Bennett

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Elizabeth Bergman

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Samantha Bergstein she/her/hers

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MSW, LISW Home 3630 N High St Ste 203 Columbus Ohio 43214 United States

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)


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Jeffrey Berman

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Marie Bielefeld

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Catherine Bister

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Amy Bock

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Ilma Bokman

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Sharon Bollinger

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Sara Booth

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