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Alexandra Richman

Alexandra Richman is an accredited trainer and accredited consultant in EMDR. Her trainings are fully approved by EMDR International Association and EMDR-Europe Association. She was trained by Dr Francine Shapiro, the founder of EMDR, and has used EMDR in her own practice for over 18 years. Sandi is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist supervising clinical practice in a number of trauma services in the UK. She headed up an EMDR service within the Traumatic Stress Service at the Maudsley Hospital in South London for 12 years. Sandi has delivered a number of keynotes at Trauma Conferences over the years presenting on working with the survivors of torture and complex trauma. Alexandra (Sandi) Richman


Past and present Confer events
The Nature of Trauma and Dissociation
Online module

The Challenges of Working with Complex Trauma
Saturday 10 November 2012

Trauma Skills
Wednesday evenings 18 January - 28 March 2012
Trauma Skills School - Edinburgh
Monday 5 - Friday 9 July 2010






Book of the Month
Grief Works by Julia Samuel

Death affects us all. Yet it is still the last taboo in our society, and grief is still profoundly misunderstood...

In Grief Works we hear stories from those who have experienced great love and great loss - and survived. Stories that explain how grief unmasks our greatest fears, strips away our layers of protection and reveals our innermost selves...
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Helen Fisher: The brain in love

Why do we crave love so much, even to the point that we would die for it? To learn more about our very real, very physical need for romantic love, Helen Fisher and her research team took MRIs of people in love and people who had just been dumped... view...

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The Latest Neuroimaging Findings in Borderline Personality Disorder

Altered function in neurotransmitter systems including the serotonin, glutamate, and GABA systems was observed in patients with BPD... read more...