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TRN® & Training Stories

Trauma Recovery/HAP trains over 3,000 clinicians in EMDR Basic Training 1 and 2 every year.  Many of those clinicians get more deeply involved with advanced trainings, workshops and in community-based Trauma Recovery Networks® across the US, and worldwide.  You’ll find their stories here.

February 15, 2024 / News/Press/Updates, TRN® & Training Stories

Press Release: Local KCMO Trauma Recovery Network® to Mobilize in Response to Kansas City Chiefs Parade Mass Shooting

Kansas City, MO - FEBRUARY 15, 2024 - The Kansas City Missouri (KCMO) Trauma Recovery Network (TRN®) is mobilizing to...
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Drawing by a child that reads Maui Strong with flowers, mountains and sun.
December 20, 2023 / News/Press/Updates, TRN® & Training Stories

Bringing EMDR Therapy to Hawaii

Earlier this year, the Hawaiian island of Maui experienced one of the deadliest US fires in recent years. Trauma Recovery/HAP has listened to and relied on local contacts to express what the community needs and how we can best help.
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Photo showing the front of the Cook's Corner building and sign.
December 15, 2023 / News/Press/Updates, TRN® & Training Stories

Orange County TRN® Responds to Cook’s Corner Shooting

Just one day after the terrible shooting at Cook’s Corner in the Trabuco Canyon in Orange County, California the Orange County Trauma Recovery Network was connecting individuals in need of mental health services to their network of volunteer EMDR therapists...
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September 27, 2023 / News/Press/Updates, TRN® & Training Stories

Spotlight on Our Scholarship Fund Recipients

We are excited to share that we have selected our 2nd round of scholarship recipients as part of the Scholarship...
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June 14, 2023 / News/Press/Updates, TRN® & Training Stories

Expanding the Use of EMDR Therapy in Community Mental Health

As we prepare to welcome the second round of scholarship recipients this July, we're sharing insight from our first round of scholarship recipients on their motivation for applying to the Scholarship Fund, their goals for working in Community Mental Health, and the impact this opportunity to become trained in EMDR therapy has made in their careers.
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March 14, 2023 / News/Press/Updates, TRN® & Training Stories

Basic EMDR Training Scholarship Fund

We are excited to begin a new Scholarship Fund Program in 2023! The purpose of the Scholarship Fund is to provide scholarships to master’s level (or higher) students that are interested in working in Community Mental Health.
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October 10, 2022 / News/Press/Updates, TRN® & Training Stories

TRN Associations Continue their Efforts to Bring Community Healing in the Wake of Mass Violence

The Trauma Recovery Network (TRN) grew out of the HAP tradition to bring mental health clinicians with evidence-based therapy to the scene of...
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July 5, 2022 / News/Press/Updates, TRN® & Training Stories

MI-Tri County TRN Supports the Oxford High School Community

TRN Fosters Community Healing in the Wake of the Oxford School Shooting November 30, 2021 is a day that forever...
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April 20, 2022 / News/Press/Updates, TRN® & Training Stories

Celebrating National Volunteer Week

Each year, Trauma Recovery, EMDR Humanitarian Assistance Programs (Trauma Recovery/HAP) joins the nationwide celebration of volunteers during National Volunteer Week,...
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Rescue workers and clean up crews pictures with American flag at ground zero. Image by WikiImages from Pixabay
December 13, 2021 / TRN® & Training Stories

20 Years: Reflecting on Our 9/11 Disaster Response Efforts

Enormous energy…Cooperative effort…Outpouring of help…Adrenalized…Amazing to witness…Transformative… These are just a few of the words and phrases used by Trauma...
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