Introduction to EFT: The Science and Benefits of Emotional Freedom Technique

Have you wanted to understand more about this mysterious technique that uses acupressure points to alleviate distress? This 3 hour introduction will be a prerequisite for the upcoming workshop Using Emotional Freedom Technique with Traumatic Events. In this video presentation we will examine the latest research on how EFT is used to address the stress response, mood disorders, trauma, its effects on the nervous system, and the use of EFT with a variety of populations and presenting issues. You will leave the presentation with information on using EFT in client sessions to address emotional reactivity, triggers, and traumatic events.

Introduction to EFT

Participants will have a solid understanding of the mechanisms at work with EFT and how to use this with clients presenting with stress, mood disorders, and it’s potential use with trauma.

Workshop Trainer:

Vivian Morgan MS, LCPC, Approved Clinical Supervisor
Vivian Morgan has been working with children, young adults and families for over 25 years and is currently in private practice in Towson MD. She is the owner of True Balance Counseling Collective. She has been utilizing EFT in her practice for approximately 6 years and has helped instruct, inform, and promote the use of EFT for emotional reactivity, stress, anxiety, and trauma. Vivian has completed Professional Skills level 1 and 2 with The Association of Energy Psychology’s EFT certification program  and has completed the Level 1 Certification through EFT Universe, in addition to having taken over 32 hours of EFT training. She presented an Introduction to EFT at the Maryland Counseling Association’s Annual Conference in October 2020.  Vivian utilizes mindfulness and trauma informed, as well as, client centered practices, along with CBT, brain based counseling, sand tray therapy. She incorporates a family systems lens when working with children and family of origin issues.