Susan Darker-Smith is an accredited CBT therapist and EMDR Europe Child Trainer & Consultant specialising in complex trauma, dissociative disorders, personality difficulties and eating disorders. Susan has devised a protocol for delivering therapy for victims of sexual assault without evidence contamination and also one for delivering EMDR to complex clients with an existing diagnosis of BPD. She has lectured at various conferences within the UK and abroad.

Susan works with complex trauma cases in the NHS and private practice, along with providing supervision in CBT and EMDR. She can provide specialist clinical supervision on EMDR for Children & Adolescents for those working with this client group. Susan is also an EMDR Europe Accredited Child & Adolescent Trainer. Her vast experience, particularly with children and adolescent, make her a great addition to The EMDR Academy training team.