Trainer: Kenya Rocha, LMHC
Kenya Rocha, MS, LMHC, NCC, has worked in the Des Moines, IA community for over 28 years. Since 2007, she has been the executive director and owner of MOSAIC FAMILY Counseling Center Inc., an agency that is committed to and responsive in supporting the healing of life’s adversities, challenges, and traumas for all populations.
Kenya has experience and training in using EMDR with families, children, and adults over a wide range of simple and complex presentations and uses intuition and creativity in her therapy room to enhance healing. Another of Kenya’s specialties is using EMDR with an emotionally-focused angle, particularly with couples. Kenya uses EMDR as a driving force in the healing of wounds that keep people from experiencing their best lives.
Kenya is bilingual in Spanish and provides services to the Latino population. She has worked with many different culturally diverse populations and is committed to cultural responsiveness in her treatment approach with clients.
Kenya began working as a coach for EMDR Consulting in 2014. She has provided advanced trainings in the use of EMDR with couples and families. In 2017, Kenya was asked to join the ranks of trainer to help build a bilingual team to meet the unmet needs of the Latino population. She is very excited to expand the gift of EMDR to the Latino population.
After attending the training, participants will be able to:
- List EMDR’s 8 phase and 3 prongs
- Discuss the AIP approach to psychotherapy
- Apply extended resourcing interventions
- Construct a belief focused targeting plan
- Describe the application of The Processing Continuum