My name is Amy Prior and I have been working with children, young people and adults for 15 years in a variety of settings including Youth Justice Service, Specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services and MIND Charity.

My role has enabled me to build a foundation of knowledge about children and young people’s needs and the various factors that can contribute to mental health.

I’m a EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner and have been practising EMDR Therapy since 2014. I’m currently undertaking an EMDR Masters at the University of Worcester and will be undertaking EMDR research with Children and Adolescents. 

Education & Qualifications 

  • Post Graduate Diploma in EMDR - University of Worcester 

  • BA (Hons) Criminology and Criminal Justice - Bangor University - 2004

I’m a EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner and have been practising EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) Therapy since 2014. I’m currently undertaking an EMDR Masters at the University of Worcester. My particular interest is the effectiveness of EMDR with Children and Adolescents.

 
 

 
 
The revolutionary new therapy for freeing the mind, clearing the body and opening the heart
— Parnell, L., Transforming Trauma: EMDR (London: Norton, 1997)