Case Report

After completing the 3rd session of the Advanced GSCC sessions, you will be required to submit in writing one actual case of a counseling session, in which you have personally treated a client with EMDR.  The following are the guidelines for your Case Report.

Guidelines for preparation

  1. Select one case in which you have personally treated a client with EMDR and which took place after your completion of Part-2 of the EMDR Therapy Basic Training.
  2. The report should be written in English, 500-750 words (2-3 pages) in one of the following file formats – .doc .docx .pdf.
  3. Include in your reports ALL the points listed below. 
  4. Submit your written report not later than 30 days after your 3rd session. 

Points to be included in the report

  1. Client’s background information / history
  2. Presenting problem: symptoms/ diagnosis
  3. General method used (e.g. CBT, client-centered, Gestalt)
  4. Reasons for deciding to use EMDR
  5. How did you use EMDR in this case: –
    • Number of times providing EMDR, length (in minutes) of each time, and the total number (in all sessions)
    • Protocol used (Incident, NC, PC, SUDS, etc). Describe the steps you used as much as possible.
    • Changes/improvement in the client’s functioning, behavior, cognitive beliefs, emotions, etc.
    • Your practical conclusions from the therapy (positive changes, difficulties, highlights)
    • Your reflections, suggestions, and implications

Submit your completed Case Report

You will need a Gmail address /account to submit the report. Use the same Gmail address which you use to participate in our forum, or click HERE to create yourself a new Gmail account.