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Episode 108 “Living Centered and Exploring Equine Assisted EMDR”

Featuring Sarah Jenkins, MC, LPC

This week join Mickenzie and Lindsey for a fascinating conversation with Certified EMDR Therapist Sarah Jenkins. Sarah is brilliant and a pioneer in the modality of Equine Assisted EMDR. Together the three explore how trauma impacts our bodies and how this profound therapeutic method can benefit individuals who have experienced adversity experience presence and healing.

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With a thriving private practice in Arizona, Sarah Jenkins, MC, LPC, is an EMDRIA Approved EMDR Training Provider, EMDRIA Approved EMDR Consultant, Certified EMDR therapist, and Equine Assisted Therapist. Sarah is also credentialed as a Charted Psychologist (CPsychol) by the British Psychological Society. A trauma and dissociation specialist, and EMDR therapist for over twenty years, Sarah provides ongoing consultation for those seeking to increase their confidence in utilizing EMDR therapy with complex cases. Her expertise includes teaching the application of structural dissociation theory in the treatment of dissociation.

Sarah’s EMDRIA Approved EMDR Basic Training also provides attendees with additional curriculum on dissociation and the treatment of complex trauma In addition, through her experience in both EMDR and Equine Assisted Therapy Sarah also created EquiLatera: EMDRIA- Approved EMDR protocol for integrating EMDR and Equine- Assisted Therapy to become Equine-Assisted EMDR (EA- EMDR). A highly sought after public speaker, Sarah has conducted numerous workshops, presentations, and seminars for a variety of corporations and federally funded organizations as well as spoken at numerous national and international conferences including EMDRIA, EMDR Canada, and EMDR Europe. 

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Calling Practitioners! Join Sarah at Onsite

Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy is a comprehensive & integrative treatment of choice for trauma treatment. Equilateral™ is the first EMDRIA Approved protocol for the integration of Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) with EMDR therapy to become Equine-Assisted EMDR (EA-EMDR). Through an equine facilitated approach, participants are taken step-by-step through the eight phases of EMDR in partnership with equine, covering the “how to’s” of integrating EMDR and Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) via Equine-Assisted EMDR Therapy

This 30-hour training is intended for those EMDR Therapists who have completed the EMDRIA Approved EMDR Basic Training and their Equine Specialist Partners OR those EMDR Therapists who are dually EAP and EMDR trained.

Participants will be EquiLateral ™ Trained at the completion of this program and upon successful completion of all course requirements. For a complete list of qualifications, visit


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