Susan Schaefer Resume

Susan Schaefer, Ph.D.



Licensed Psychologist                   Provided Individual, Couples and Family

Private Practice                             Psychological Assessments

                                                     Group Therapy

March 1982 – Present                      Training Workshops

                                                     Consultation to Healthcare Providers and Treatment Programs


Additional Current                          EMDRIA Approved Trainer:  Basic EMDR Training                                        

Professional Activities                    Co-Regional Coordinator Minnesota EMDR Network                                                                                          Facilitator:  Humanitarian Assistance EMDR Training Program                                                                                

Recent Professional                        EMDR Institute Facilitator (Past 12 Years)

EMDR Activiities                             EMDR Consultant:

                                                         Wilder Program, St. Paul, MN

                                                         Leech Lake Bands of Ojibwe, Cass Lake, MN

                                                         ShareHouse Treatment Center, Fargo, ND


Consultant/Trainer                        Assisted in the design and implementation of the                                                                                               Family Intimacy and Chemical Dependency Training Program.

Program in Human Sexuality                  

Department of Family Practice       Served as a faculty member and small group trainer.

University of Minnesota

Medical School

April 1983 – April 1986

Consultant/Trainer                       Trainer for a state-funded program providing on-site

                                                        consultation to address the special needs of

The Model Women’s                          women in chemical dependency treatment                                       

 Treatment Project                            programs throughout the state.  

Jan. 1986 – Jan. 1987                     Co-authored the resource manual published as an                                                                                                outgrowth of this pilot project.