David Ebaugh

Training Announcement “Advanced Therapeutic Techniques with Memory Reconsolidation”


This course addresses the complexities of trauma recovery and is structured to boost confidence and efficacy in client engagement. It teaches transformative techniques for consistent client motivation and satisfaction.

The training focuses on Rapid Trauma Processing techniques, combining practical skills with elements of deep, experiential psychotherapies for therapeutic reconsolidation of emotional memory. Techniques like EMDR, Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART), and others are covered, emphasizing their common elements for effective trauma recovery.

Key Benefits

Clinicians who use these techniques consistently report their increased effectiveness in reframing and releasing traumatic memories, noting significant client healing and transformation.

As you learn these Rapid Trauma Processing techniques, you’ll gain confidence with your most challenging clients, achieve consistent transformational results, and find greater satisfaction with your work while reducing burnout. This course will cover essential topics to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in trauma therapy.

Who Should Attend

This course is open to mental health professionals, therapists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, facilitators, and coaches who want to learn memory reconsolidation techniques to help people effectively deal with distress and suffering. It’s also suitable for students, academics in psychology or neuroscience, healthcare workers in mental health, educators, and coaches interested in the psychology of learning. Whether you’re a beginner or have advanced knowledge, this course is designed for a wide range of participants, making it a comprehensive learning experience for everyone.

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Course Content

The course objectives for Advanced Therapeutic Techniques with Memory Reconsolidation are to provide a comprehensive understanding of attachment, ACEs, memory reconsolidation, and gain experience in the practical application of trauma processing techniques used in ART, EMDR, and the Flash Technique. Each session will cover a specific topic described below in the first hour and in the second hour you will have an opportunity to view a recorded or live demonstration or pair off in break out practicum sessions to gain practical experience with these tools.

Exploring Attachment and Trauma: In this session, we will cover the basics of attachment theory, delve into different attachment styles, and examine how disturbances in attachment can lead to trauma. We will also discuss relevant research on attachment and its impact on emotional well-being.

Investigating Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Trauma: This part explores the concept of ACEs, their prevalence, and their long-term effects on mental health. We will discuss the research that links ACEs to trauma and its implications for therapy.

Delving into Memory Reconsolidation Principles: Here, we will dive into the theory and research behind memory reconsolidation, explaining its relation to trauma processing and the potential for therapeutic interventions.

Unpacking Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART): We will provide a comprehensive overview of ART, outlining its techniques and the research that supports its effectiveness in treating trauma. This will include sharing case studies or examples of ART-informed sessions in action highlighting elements of reconsolidation adaptable to the practitioner.

Exploring the Flash Technique: In this segment, we will examine the Flash Technique in detail, discussing its origins, mechanisms, and the research that validates its effectiveness. We will offer live demonstrations and hands-on practice sessions for participants.

Practical Application and Integration: This session focuses on integrating the concepts from previous sessions. Participants will engage in live demonstrations of trauma processing techniques, including ART and the Flash Technique. Throughout the course you will be provided ample time for paired breakout sessions, allowing you to practice these techniques and receive guidance and feedback.

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Mark Your Calendar

The course runs for six Saturdays from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM Pacific Time, (10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Central and 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM Eastern) beginning March 9 through April 13, 2024 and includes video lectures, discussions, and live practicum experiences. Once you complete the course you will have access to ongoing support through live monthly office hours.

The full course fee is $525 and that includes 12 CEs awarded by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC). Attendance for the entirety of the 6-Session Course is required to receive CE credits. No partial credit will be awarded. To keep the training accessible I am also offering values-based pricing. Pay what you can, and give back if you can through participation in openpathcollective.org, Give An Hour, or other similar organization. In the training I will include screening criteria to aid in selecting individuals most likely to benefit from this type of short term intervention.

About David Ebaugh, LCSW

David Ebaugh, LCSW it’s a highly experienced trauma recovery clinician with a remarkable 8,000+ hours dedicated to rapid trauma processing. David’s expertise lies in providing a clear and efficient approach to eliminating triggering memories and tackling enduring trauma symptoms. His interactive and energetic trainings equip individuals with proficiency in techniques drawing from a spectrum of therapeutic methods, including IFS, CBT, Gestalt, DBT, ACT, and EMDR/ART. With David’s guidance, clients and trainees embark on a transformative journey towards healing and recovery.

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Enroll: March 9 through April 13, 2024

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