EMDR-Tennessee is dedicated to assisting therapists to excell in their clinical skills.  Dr. Hurley is an EMDR Institute Regional Trainer.  He began volunteering as as EMDR Institute trained facilitator where we facilitated at both EMDR Institute and EMDR Humanitarian Assistance Program (EMDR HAP) trainings for a number of years.  Later, he was invited by Dr. Francine Shapiro, PhD, the developer of EMDR therapy, to train in becoming an EMDR trainer.  Subsequently he became an EMD HAP senior trainer.  Now, he focuses his efforts on treatment, training and consultation at the Clarksville location of Soldier Center and U.S. military and veteran mental health agencies.  He is the founder and CEO of Soldier Center, located in Clarksville, TN, near Ft Campbell, KY.  Dr. Hurley, and a staff of highly experienced therapists, share their clinical experiences and skill development with therapists admitted to the externship program.

EMDR-Tennessee provides a wide-range of EMDR clinical skill development
opportunities including:

-  EMDR basic trainings

-  EMDR Advanced Trainings (EMDRIA and NBCC approved)

-  EMDR Externship

-  EMDR advanced consultation (online videos and courses included)

-  EMDR speciality training (leading to designation as "EMDR Military Specialist"
    for mental health providers treating veteran and military populations.  

    Programs allow for selected participants to participate in on-site EMDR treatment 
    programs (weekly and/or intensive dailty EMDR treatments) with Soldier Center 
    staff, Clakrsville, TN.