Who is eligible to attend the training?

Psychologists, Mental Health Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Nurses. This program is an intermediate level course with 24.5 CEs offered.

RTM Training will include everything a clinician will need to successfully deliver the RTM protocol.

This includes:

  • Explanation of RTM and the basic neuroscience behind the success of it
  • Demonstration of the RTM protocol
  • Thorough explanation of the RTM Script and how to use RTM
  • Numerous practice sessions throughout the training and by the end, every clinician will have demonstrated at least 1 or 2 successful RTM Protocol.
  • Clinicians will be equipped to use the RTM Protocol the day after initial 4 day training.
  • For certification, each clinician will be supervised by a trainer and complete 2 successful cases of RTM including 3 sessions with pre and post assessments. This will be completed within 3 months of the training.

Course Objectives:

  • Participant will successfully explain what RTM is; why they would use it and discuss the reasons for using RTM on a traumatic memory.
  • Participant will be capable of administering a brief PTSD assessment and predict if the client is a good candidate for the RTM.
  • Participant will demonstrate the various techniques and steps in RTM numerous times. Participants will complete a RTM session on at least 2 people.
  • Participant will be fully capable of identifying the correct candidate for RTM and utilize the protocol to reconsolidate the client’s memory in a new way.
  • Participant will use the SUDS scale for clients before and after treatment to compare emotions before and after the session.

 

Content/ Description/Topics

  • Treating PTSD successfully in 3-5 sessions.
  • Training will include all tools a clinician will need to use the RTM protocol.
  • Explanation of RTM and the basic neuroscience behind the success of it.
  • Explanation of three crucial skills upon which the intervention is based are Calibration, Rapport and Submodality manipulation.
  • Demonstration of the RTM protocol.
  • Thorough explanation of the RTM Script and how to use RTM.
  • Numerous practice sessions throughout the training and by the end, every clinician will have demonstrated at least 1 or 2 successful RTM Protocol.
  • Clinicians will be equipped to use the RTM Protocol the day after initial 4 day training.
  • For RTM Certification - each clinician will be supervised by a trainer and complete 2 successful cases of RTM including 3 sessions with pre and post assessments. This will be completed within 3 months of the training.