Research & EMDR on Saturday, December 7th 2019

Research & EMDR on Saturday, December 7th 2019

For members only

The purpuse of this day is to bring people together to talk about research & EMDR and to motivate them to start this in Belgium.

We have invited Yanda van Rood and Hellen Hornsveld from the Netherlands. They’ll talk about what the science committee in Holland does, about research they have done and also about how the national EMDR association and the science commitee can collaborate.

Yanda van Rood, PhD, is a clinical psychologist/psychotherapist EMDR Europe practitioner and supervisor in training for the EMDR Association of the Netherlands.
She is a member of the scientific committee of the EMDR Association of the Netherlands and supervisor for the Dutch Society of CBT.
She has partaken and partakes in research projects on pain (phantom limb pain), irritable bowel syndrome, and tinnitus and treats patients with somatic symptom disorders, PTSD and other trauma related disorders.

Hellen Hornsveld, PhD, is a self-employed therapist, researcher and ex-university lecturer (Utrecht University) from the Netherlands. She is an EMDR Europe Consultant and Trainer.
Hellen has specialised in the working mechanisms of EMDR, personality disorders, eating disorders, and addiction.
She is member of the editorial board of the Journal of EMDR practice and research.
She was one of the founders of the Dutch EMDR Association and served as a board member until 2015.
She is currently a member of the Scientific Committee of the EMDR Association of the Netherlands as well as of the Programma Committee of this association.
She is also a board member of the Dutch Association for Schematherapy.
For an overview of activities and publications see

Date :  Saturday December 7th, 2019
Planning of the day :
11:00 : Welcome
11:30 : Introduction
11:45 : Session with Yanda & Hellen
13:00 : Lunch
14:00 : Session and discussion
15:00 : Coffee/tea
Place to be :  UPC – Leuvenstesteenweg 517, 3070  Kortenberg
Language :  the meeting will be in English

Registration :  is free but mandatory !
Please send an e-mail to before November 24th, 2019.
Your registration will be confirmed by e-mail.

We hope to see you then !
the EMDR-Belgium team