Training Schedule - Divine Mercy University

2019-2020 CTRS Training Schedule

The current training schedule is listed below. All workshops take place from 8:30am to 5:00pm unless otherwise noted. Please note that while most workshops are available online, some require attendance on campus for appropriate supervision.

Note that EMDR Level 2 (August 2019) and all subsequent workshops will be held at the new campus location:
45154 Underwood Lane
Sterling, VA 20166
(Closest airport is Dulles)

Training Cost

Registered DMU students, students attending other universities, DMU alumni, faculty and site supervisors:
$85: One day training
$170: Two day training

General public:
$99: One day training
$198: Two day training

Registration fees are non-refundable.


Friday and Saturday, June 7th and 8th, 2019
SERVE Training: A Treatment Model for Victims of Complex Trauma

Presented by SERVE Model creator Bonnie Martin, MEd, CACS, LPC

SERVE Training is offered both on campus (Arlington, VA) and online.


Friday and Saturday, August 30th and 31st, 2019
EMDR Level 2

EMDR Level 2 is offered on campus only (Sterling, VA).


Friday, September 13th, 2019
Psychological First Aid

Saturday, September 14th, 2019
Grief and Loss

Psychological First Aid and Grief and Loss are offered both on campus and online.


Friday and Saturday, October 18th and 19th, 2019
Gestalt/Experiential Workshop
This is not a trauma workshop but is offered to teach Gestalt Therapy skills such as chair work, dream interpretation, use of projection, introjects, etc.

Gestalt is offered on campus only and has a cost of $198 for all participants.


Friday and Saturday, November 1st and 2nd, 2019
Treating Sexual Trauma

Treating Sexual Trauma is offered both on campus and online.


Friday and Saturday, December 6th and 7th, 2019
Using the HEART (Healing Emotional/Affective Responses to Trauma) Model:
A Christian Approach to Healing Sexual Trauma
This will give hands on training applying the HEART Model to sexual trauma and human trafficking.

The HEART Model is offered on campus only. 


Friday, January 17th, 2020
Compassion Stress Management

Saturday, January 18th, 2020
Compassion Fatigue Therapist

Compassion Stress Management and Compassion Fatigue Therapist are offered both on campus and online.


Friday and Saturday, February 21st and 22nd, 2020
Disaster, Stress, and Field Traumatology

Disaster, Stress, and Field Traumatology is offered both on campus and online.


Friday, March 20th, 2020
Treating Traumatized Children and Adolescents

Saturday, March 21st, 2020
Treating Traumatized Families

Treating Traumatized Children and Adolescents and Treating Traumatized Families are offered both on campus and online.


Friday, April 17th, 2020
Assessment and Treatment of PTSD

Saturday, April 18th, 2020
Treatment and Intervention for Domestic Violence

Assessment and Treatment of PTSD and Treatment and Intervention for Domestic Violence are offered both on campus and online.


Friday and Saturday, May 29th and 30th, 2020
Treating Phobia and Anxiety with Trauma (EMDR Level 1)

EMDR Level 1 is offered on campus only.


Friday and Saturday, June 12th and 13th, 2020
EMDR Level 2

EMDR Level 2 is offered on campus only.