04/18/2015 - 10:00 am - 12:00 am


Come network with EMDR clinicians, learn from a great speaker about a topic in the EMDR field, give and receive support from your peers in the Southern California area.  RSVP at the bottom of this screen.


A.J. Popky will talk about DeTUR™, an urge reduction protocol used to effectively deal with addictions and dysfunctional behaviors.

This protocol has been used effectively by EMDR therapists over the years in dealing with a wide range of addictions and behaviors, including substances, eating, gambling, sex, etc.  This method was developed and refined through actual client interaction as well as feedback from other EMDR trained therapists using the same protocol.


$5 at the door.  Bring snacks to share.

Speaker Bio:

AJ PopkyArnold (AJ) Popky has a Ph.D., in Counseling Psychology, was instrumental in the founding of the EMDR Institute, is Certified in Ericksonian Hypnosis and is a Master Modeler Practitioner of NLP. Dr. Popky specializes in PTSD and addiction. He developed the DeTUR Protocol, which he has presented over the last 20 years. His work experience includes Santa Clara County Drug & Alcohol, Haight-Ashbury Free Drug Clinic, Catholic Charities, (MRI) Mental Health Research Institute. He presently has a private practice in Sherman Oaks, CA and also trains and consults to DoD therapists at military bases around the globe as well as with several drug rehabilitation centers. Dr. Popky is a charter member of DIV. 1277 of the Marine Corps League. Previously, he spent 30 years in high technology Silicon Valley electronics, and computer companies.



Flintridge Center in Pasadena

236 W. Mountain Street Suite 117, Pasadena, CA 91103

Free parking. Close to Freeways

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