Deany Laliotis

Deany Laliotis, LICSW, an international trainer, clinical consultant, and practitioner of EMDR therapy, specializes in treating traumatic stress disorders and attachment issues. She has been on the faculty of EMDR Institute, Inc. since 1993 and is currently the director of training. Deany has coauthored a chapter on EMDR therapy with Dr. Francine Shapiro in Evidence Based Treatments for Trauma-Related Psychological Disorders as well as an article titled, “EMDR and the Adaptive Information Processing Model: Integrative Treatment and Case Conceptualization,” in the Journal of Clinical Social Work. Deany was awarded the Francine Shapiro award for excellence by the EMDR International Association. Participants from Deany’s trainings consistently speak to her ability to make ideas understandable and applicable to clinical practice. Her teaching style is funny and engaging, inspiring confidence and enthusiasm among her trainees.