Using IFS With EMDR Phases I-II

Explore the merging of IFS and EMDR, enhancing your therapeutic skills and enriching your clients' paths toward healing and self-understanding.

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 Harness the power of integrated therapy techniques to bring transformative change and healing to your clients, fostering a future filled with newfound hope.

  • Harness the combined power of Internal Family Systems (IFS) and EMDR to unlock unprecedented levels of healing and transformation.
  • Master the art of parts mapping in Phase I, gaining a deeper understanding of your clients' internal system.
  • Navigate the protective system with finesse, fostering trust and collaboration for profound breakthroughs.
  • Empower your clients to access their Self Energy and tap into inner resources for resilience and self-empowerment.
  • Address and transform protector fears, paving the way for lasting healing and integration.
  • Earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) while revolutionizing your therapeutic practice.
  • Join a vibrant community of like-minded EMDR Therapists, fostering growth, support, and collaboration.
  • Witness firsthand the transformative results that come from integrating IFS and EMDR in Phases I-II.
  • Amplify your therapeutic effectiveness and make a lasting impact on your clients' lives.
  • Take your practice to new heights with this groundbreaking course that combines innovation and proven therapeutic modalities.


Yes, It Really Is Possible!

Embarking on this amazing journey is as easy as a few clicks. I've invested a significant amount of time, energy, and professional experience into developing this comprehensive online course. It's designed to allow you to learn at your own pace and in your own space, with all course materials readily accessible anytime. This course is a result of my dedication and passion for helping therapists like you expand your skills and knowledge, and I'm confident it will serve as a valuable resource in your professional journey.


Using IFS With EMDR Phases I-II On-Demand Course

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Revolutionize Your Therapy Practice with 'Using IFS with EMDR Phases I-II

Empower yourself with comprehensive knowledge and skills that blend two groundbreaking therapy methods

**Key Benefits:**

  •  **In-Depth Understanding:** Gain a deep understanding of the principles of Internal Family Systems (IFS) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and learn how to effectively integrate these therapies in your practice.

  •  **Practical Application:** Develop your skills through analyzing case studies and implementing proven techniques, resulting in a hands-on and applicable learning experience.

  •  **Flexible Learning:** Learn at your own pace and revisit the content any time with lifetime access to the course material. This ensures your learning journey can adapt to your professional commitments and individual pace.

What's Included In This Masterclass...


Parts Mapping and Phase I

Parts mapping in Phase I involves the exploration and identification of internal parts within a client's system, laying the foundation for understanding their roles and establishing rapport. It is a crucial step towards creating a safe and collaborative environment for effective healing and integration.

  • Setting The GPS: Use this to build 2 critical skills in IFS-EMDR
  • History Taking and Treatment Planning with IFS
  • IFS 101
  • What is Parts Mapping
  • IFS Scale (Readiness Assessment)
  • 11 Tips and Tools for Mapping Parts
  • Case Study #1: "Depression- Quit calling it a part"
  • Case Study #2: "Night terrors and acupuncture: An army medics story"
  • Case Study #3: Pornography- "The only part I can't befriend"

By the end of Module 1, participants will be able to apply parts mapping techniques in Phase I confidently, assess client readiness for EMDR, and use the IFS approach to establish rapport and create a conducive environment for healing and integration.


Working With Protectors In Phase II

With your credit in good shape, the next step is to build a sizable nest egg you can rely on. In this lesson, you’ll learn:

  • Working with the protective system
  • 6 common therapist parts and their impact on the therapeutic process.
  • 3 factors that will determine the length of treatment
  • Discover a powerful technique to cultivate compassion for your clients' firefighters.
  • Why you must work with protectors before targeting trauma memories
  • Explore how IFS integrates with the window of tolerance
  • Using a 6 Step Protocol For Protectors (6F's)
  • Using the template
  • Using BLS In Phase II (with Protectors)

By the end of Module 2, participants will have the ability to effectively engage with the protective system, manage therapist parts, determine treatment duration factors, cultivate compassion for clients' firefighters, integrate IFS with the window of tolerance, and utilize the 6-Step Protocol for Protectors. They will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to navigate the complexities of working with protectors in Phase II of the IFS-EMDR integration, ultimately enhancing their therapeutic practice


Self Energy & Resourcing

  • What is Self Energy (8C's)
  • Using Self Energy as a way of resourcing
  • Use this compelling analogy to help your client understand the relationship between their parts and the Self.
  • How to create a Self to Part relationship 

By the end of Module 3, you will have the ability to effectively harness and utilize Self Energy as a resource in the therapeutic process. You will understand the importance of creating a healthy relationship between parts and the Self and be equipped with practical skills to facilitate the client's connection with their own Self Energy for healing and integration.


Protector Fears & Blocking Beliefs

For many, the goal is to retire as soon as possible and still live a comfortable lifestyle. In this course, you’ll learn:

  • What are protector fears and why do they come up
  • 7 protector fears and how to overcome them
  • Proven interweaves to help your clients unblend!
  • 2 rules that parts are violating when entering EMDR therapy
  • Phase I-II Treatment Plan and Review

By the end of Module 4, you will have a comprehensive understanding of protector fears and blocking beliefs in the context of the IFS-EMDR integration. You will possess the skills and knowledge to effectively address and overcome these obstacles in the therapeutic process, ultimately enhancing client outcomes and facilitating meaningful progress toward healing and integration.

This Masterclass Is For You If...

  • You are an EMDR Therapist seeking to enhance your skills and expand your therapeutic toolbox.

  • You want to integrate the power of Internal Family Systems (IFS) with EMDR Phases I-II to maximize healing outcomes.

  • You are eager to deepen your understanding of parts work and explore its application within the EMDR framework.

  • You are passionate about guiding your clients through the transformative process of addressing protective parts and integrating them for lasting change.

  • You desire to earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) while advancing your professional development.

  • You value a supportive learning environment and the opportunity to connect with a community of like-minded therapists.

  • You are ready to revolutionize your practice and empower your clients on their healing journey with the synergy of IFS and EMDR.


I'm Beau Laviolette, LCSW

I am a Certified IFS Therapist, EMDRIA Approved Consultant, and IFS-EMDR Lead Trainer with the Syzygy Institute.

With the privilege of working side by side with Bruce Hersey, a pioneer in the integration of IFS and EMDR, I have gained invaluable insights and practical knowledge. Now, it is my turn to give back, sharing the wisdom and techniques acquired through years of dedicated practice.

I am committed to empowering fellow therapists and guiding them on their journey toward mastery. Through my comprehensive online course, "Using IFS with EMDR Phases I-II," I provide a unique opportunity for therapists to tap into the transformative synergy of these modalities. Prepare to embark on a remarkable learning experience. 

"The Treatment Plan handout was easy to understand, and I was able to utilize it with clients the day after the training!"

- Course Participant 

"Working with Beau has taken my EMDR skills to a whole new level. I no longer say that I feel stuck. Brining IFS to my EMDR practice has been a total game-changer"

- Consultee

"I complete the training on 8/8/23 and used the techniques in sessions with clients on 8/9/23. The information and techniques were helpful in working past stuck points. I highly recommend this training. "

- Course Participant

Using IFS With EMDR Phases I-II Masterclass


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