EMDR Consultee Resources

The book resources are an affiliate link to amazon and I receive a small stipend if you click and buy. These are all books I use a lot!

Dissociation resources

Healing the Fragmented Selves of Trauma Survivors by Janina Fisher

This book focuses on structural dissociation and is a must in the trauma library. It has great appendices with great resources for client though the book itself can be overwhelming for client.

Dissociation Made Simple: A Stigma-Free Guide to Embracing Your Dissociative Mind and Navigating Daily Life Jamie Marich PHD 

This book is on dissociation by a therapist with lived experience

How to Use Fraser’s Dissociative Table Technique to Access and Work With Emotional Parts of the Personality

  • Martin, Kathleen M. Journal of EMDR Practice and Research Vol 6 Issue 4, DOI: 10.1891/1933-3196.6.4.179

We All Have Parts-Colleen West

Great resource for use with clients and I recommend it to everyone!

No Bad Parts-Richard Schwartz

An accessible book on Internal Family Systems by the creator.

My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies Resmaa Menakem

Great book on racial trauma

Transforming The Living Legacy of Trauma: A Workbook for Survivors and Therapists-this is a workbook that is also accessible for clients.

Notice That-EMDR Podcast

I particularly love the episodes on Polyvagal Theory. They really break it down and make it accessible.

Phil Mansfield’s video page

Other Techniques and Protocols

Two Handed Interweave-Robin Shapiro-Notice That Podcast

Ideal Parent Protocol

Ideal Parent Protocol-Video

Another Ideal Parent Protocol-Audio


Comparing Tele-Health Technology Video

Resources for Clients

Stress Management: Silencing the Alarm-Video

This is a technique Robin Shapiro teaches. It is a 2 minute video.

Screening Tools

DES with color coded tabs

This shows what areas of dissociation the client is scoring higher on. 

MID-60 instructions to clients

This is an instruction sheet to use when using the MID 60

Version for client to complete – MID-60

This is a spreadsheet version that the client can fill out

MID-60 pdf form client

This is a pdf version of the MID-60

Clinician scoring template spreadsheet – MID-60

Dr Mary-Ann Kate’s video for the MID-60.

Dr. Kate is responsible for many of the resources above and more. She shares it all on her Google Drive.

Cathy’s Versions of Different Protocols

I have been challenged understanding different protocols and needed a very stripped down script. So I created them. Not my protocols but my language in how to do it.

Early Childhood/PreVerbal Protocol-This is Sandra Paulsen and Katie O’Sheas work

Affective Resetting-This gets done before Preverbal Protocol

Emotions List-This can be helpful with Affective Resetting

Ideal Parent Protocol

Meeting Place/Dissociative Table

Building EMDR Confidence-Working with Complex Cases This is a 3 hour EMDRIA approved course I taught which integrates a lot of these protocols.

Here is my YouTube Channel Linked to my EMDR videos