Jamie Marich, Ph.D., LPCC-S, LICDC-CS, RMT, is the author of Trauma Made Simple: Competencies in Assessment, Treatment and Working with Surviviors (PESI, 2014), EMDR Made Simple: 4 Approaches for Using EMDR with Every Client (PESI, 2011), and two other books on trauma recovery. Marich began her career in human services working in humanitarian aid in Bosnia-Hercegovina from 2000-2003. Jamie’s journey with EMDR began as a client in 2004, and she’s offered EMDR therapy as a clinician since 2006.
An EMDRIA Certified Therapist, Approved Consultant, and Continuing Education Provider, Jamie was the EMDRIA Research Poster Award Winner in 2008 for her qualitative research on EMDR and addiction. Jamie’s doctoral dissertation on the use of EMDR in addiction continuing care was published in Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, a major APA journal. As of 2015, Jamie and her training company (The Institute for Creative Mindfulness) are providers of EMDRIA-Approved Basic Training Courses in EMDR Therapy.
Jamie travels internationally speaking on topics related to EMDR, trauma, addiction, and mindfulness while maintaining a private practice (Mindful Ohio) in her home base of Warren, OH. She is the developer of the Dancing Mindfulness practice and a Reiki Master teacher. She also completed the StreetYoga Trauma-Informed Teacher Training Program and she is a Certified Yoga of 12-Step Recovery Facilitator/Space Holder. Jamie is also the author of Dancing Mindfulness: A Creative Path to Healing and Transformation (Skylight Paths Publishing, 2015).