Kriss Jarecki, ACSW, LCSWR, has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 1987. She was a faculty member of Trauma Institute/Child Trauma Institute for 8 years and is a consultant and trainer for Progressive Counting and EMDR. Kriss currently serves on the EMDR International Association Board of Directors and was a member of the EMDRIA Standards and Training Committee for four years. She served as a co-regional coordinator for the WNY EMDR Regional Network for 10 years, worked for 7 years as a field instructor for the UB School of Social Work and has over ten years’ experience as a clinician and supervisor in the field of chemical dependency. Kriss currently has a private practice serving children through adults and treats challenges such as PTSD, self-injurious behaviors, depression, anxiety, phobias, and adjustment issues. She has published articles in the Journal of EMDR Practice and Research, Traumatology and Counseling and Psychotherapy Research. You can contact Kriss at firstname.lastname@example.org
Liana Moore, LCSWR, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified School Social Worker, and a Certified EMDR Therapist and Consultant. For the past 13 years, she has worked in a community mental health clinic as a program director, clinical supervisor, trainer, and mental health counselor. She provides individual counseling to personality disordered individuals with severe and complex trauma who struggle with compulsive behaviors. Liana provides both group and individual EMDR consultation as well as clinical supervision to approximately 15-25 mental health clinicians. Liana has also developed and facilitates trainings on Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Informed Care, Assessing and Diagnosing, Case Conceptualization, Lethality Assessment and Interventions, Risk Identification and Management, Grief and Loss Work, Assessment and Treatment of OCD, Treatment of Antisocial, Narcissistic, and Borderline Personality Disorders, Assessing Malingering, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Assessing and Treating Individuals with Sexually Compulsive Behaviors, Family of Origin Work, Schema Treatment, Positive Psychology, Women’s Mental Health, Group Treatment of PTSD and Compulsive Behaviors, and Treatment of Psychosis.